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  1. Versus to Be Rebranded as NBC Sports Network

    9:04 am 8/1/2011

    "It’s a complete repositioning of the brand to provide value for marketers, consumers as well as all our affiliates and distributors," said NBC Sports Group chairman Mark Lazarus about the name change that takes effect in January. Read more

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  2. Oxygen Programming Chief Amy Introcaso-Davis Steps Down (Exclusive)

    2:30 pm 7/28/2011

    A search is already under way to replace the NBCUniversal cable veteran, who will remain on until the position is filled.Read more

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  3. Amazon Pacts With Universal to Stream Movies to Subscribers

    11:47 am 7/28/2011

    Competing with Netflix, the online retailer now offers 9,000 TV and film titles, including "Fletch," to its Prime customers who pay $79 annually.Read more

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  4. Judge Threatens to Hold up Comcast-NBCUniversal Merger Approval

    5:45 am 7/28/2011

    A federal judge is threatening to hold up court approval of the antitrust settlement that allowed the cable giant to acquire a 51 percent stake in the entertainment company, citing concerns about arbitration terms for online content providers.Read more

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  5. 'House,' 'Monk,' 'Psych' Acquired by Ion Television

    7:47 am 7/27/2011

    The shows join other off-network series on Ion’s primetime schedule, such as "Without a Trace," "Criminal Minds" and "Ghost Whisperer."Read more

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  6. Lower NBCUniversal Stake Affects Second-Quarter Revenue at General Electric

    4:27 am 7/22/2011

    The company, which owns a 49 percent stake in the entertainment company that is now controlled by Comcast, didn't detail NBCUniversal's quarterly results though.Read more

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  7. Analyst: Comcast Stock Price Values NBCUniversal at 'Close to Zero'

    2:45 pm 7/21/2011

    Barclays Capital's James Ratcliffe says that while "some conglomerate discount is justified for Comcast," the current stock discount is "excessive."Read more

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  8. 'Nightly News' Exec Producer Bob Epstein Exits Broadcast for Specials Unit

    11:44 am 7/19/2011

    He will work with Mark Lukasiewicz, who has been upped to senior vp of specials, while longtime producer Pat Burkey is expected to take over "Nightly."Read more

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  9. Netflix Renews Deal With NBCUniversal for Streaming TV Shows, Movies

    10:57 am 7/13/2011

    While terms were not disclosed, one analyst speculated the deal could be worth $300 million a year to NBCU, up from $25 million annually.Read more

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  10. 'House's' Jesse Spencer Back for Season 8: How Fans Reacted on Twitter

    10:00 am 7/13/2011

    Most fans seemed pleased by the news, while others came down with a sudden case of the snarks.Read more

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