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  1. USA Wins Back Some Viewers Over Summer With Known Favorites, Edgy New Shows

    6:56 am 9/1/2011

    “Suits” and “Necessary Roughness” helped the NBCUniversal cable network increase its summer ratings after a weaker 2010, even though 18-to-49-year-old viewers remained below the summer of 2009, its highest-rated to-date. Read more

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  2. Why NBCU Appealed a 'Ghost Hunters' Lawsuit to the U.S. Supreme Court (Analysis)

    8:29 am 8/29/2011

    NBCU, supported by the MPAA, has petitioned for cert to the high court in a lawsuit involving whether the studio ripped off the idea for Syfy's 'Ghost Hunters'. The future of stolen-idea cases could be at stake. Read more

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  3. Analyst: Google Would Be the 'Most Compelling' Buyer of Hulu

    1:00 pm 8/25/2011

    BTIG's Richard Greenfield in a blog post also runs through the pros and cons of a sale of the online video venture to the likes of Yahoo, Amazon.com, DirecTV and AT&T. Read more

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  4. Hulu Bidding Pushed Back Until End of Week

    5:52 am 8/25/2011

    Yahoo, Google, Amazon.com and DirecTV are expected to make offers, while South Korean mobile carrier SK Telecom, which bid for Blockbuster earlier in the year, said it is not participating.Read more

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  5. NBCUniversal Agrees to 10-Year Lease at Universal City Tower (Exclusive)

    7:25 pm 8/24/2011

    Several units and divisions of NBCUniversal maintain offices at the 36-story, 774,240-square-foot granite and glass building, including SyFy, NBCUniversal Television Distribution and Universal Studios Home Entertainment. Read more

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  6. Analyst: Selling Hulu Would Be ‘a Mistake of Epic Proportions’ for Entertainment Giants

    7:11 am 8/23/2011

    "Media companies should be going out of their way to retain ownership of Hulu and allow it to flourish,” BTIG’s Richard Greenfield says as initial bids for the online joint venture are due Wednesday.Read more

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  7. NBCUniversal Criticized for Not Being Diverse Enough After Comcast Deal

    5:57 am 8/23/2011

    NBC's fall season schedule features fewer minorities in major roles, while KNBC Channel 4 in L.A. has been called out over the lack of Latino anchors.Read more

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  8. NBCUniversal's Versus Gets First-Ever NFL Program 'NFL Turning Point'

    10:58 am 8/22/2011

    The cable channel, which will be renamed NBC Sports Network in January, will debut the weekly show on Sept. 15.Read more

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  9. Hulu Bids Expected to Range Between $500 Million and $2 Billion

    7:17 am 8/22/2011

    The initial bids, which are due on Wednesday, will be based on what types of TV shows Hulu's content owners, News Corp., Walt Disney and NBCUniversal, would license.Read more

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  10. Radio Revenue Growth Slows to 1% in Second Quarter as Comcast Becomes Biggest Spot Advertiser

    6:57 am 8/19/2011

    For the first half of the year, Comcast Cable radio ad spending rose 46 percent, and at its NBCUniversal, NBC spent 16 percent more, USA Network boosted spending by 80 percent, and Universal Pictures spent 38 percent more. Read more

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