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  1. Analyst Lauds Discovery's 'Grand European Strategy' After Acquisitions

    2:36 am 7/11/2014

    "Discovery's position in Europe today is similar to where Discovery was in the U.S. in the mid-2000's," says Sanford C. Bernstein's Todd Juenger.Read more

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  2. Velocity Network Sets 'Dream Car Week' Programming (Exclusive)

    6:58 am 6/26/2014

    The Discovery Communications-owned cable network has expanded the lineup to include 14 hours of new programming and themed nights hosted by automotive authorities.Read more

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  3. Fox's Chase Carey, Discovery's JB Perrette Among RTS Speakers

    8:59 am 6/17/2014

    A who's who of the British and global broadcasting scene will attend this year's Royal Television Society conference in London September 9.Read more

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  4. TLC Apologizes for Airing Expletive-Laden 'Honey Boo Boo' Episode in U.K.

    3:40 am 6/16/2014

    Discovery Communications says the network mistakenly showed an unedited version of the episode at a time when kids may watch, with the British regulator saying it breached its rules.Read more

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  5. Discovery Communications Completes Eurosport Takeover

    9:11 am 5/30/2014

    The deal to take majority control of the European sports entertainment network from France's TF1 values Eurosport at $1.2 billion. Read more

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  6. 'Giant Ponzi Scheme': Are Reality TV Companies Worth Hundreds of Millions of Dollars?

    8:00 am 5/29/2014

    "They're buying really expensive employment agreements and cash flow," says one top network executive.Read more

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  7. Discovery CEO on 'Studying' Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal, Targeting Middle America

    6:02 am 5/28/2014

    David Zaslav suggests delays in the deal review, discusses the company's upfront ad market outlook, its approach to future digital licensing deals and how it expects to grow its carriage revenue in Europe.Read more

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  8. Discovery, Liberty Global to Acquire UK Indie Producer All3Media in $930 Million Deal

    4:48 am 5/8/2014

    UPDATED: The largest British TV producer and distributor is known for such shows as "Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares," "Undercover Boss," "Skins" and "The White Queen."Read more

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  9. Discovery Execs Talk Upfronts, OWN, Ad Impact of Canceled Everest Jump

    6:37 am 5/6/2014

    CEO David Zaslav also discusses the company's approach to acquisitions and how its flagship network was affected by the Winter Olympics.Read more

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  10. Discovery First-Quarter Profit Stays Unchanged, Misses Estimates

    2:23 am 5/6/2014

    UPDATED: The cable networks giant, led by CEO David Zaslav, posted higher U.S. and international revenue, but costs related to recent acquisitions abroad were a drag on the bottom line.Read more

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