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  1. Science Channel Greenlights Two 'Survivorman' Specials (Exclusive)

    6:00 am 7/8/2013

    Les Stroud will host "Survivorman & Son" and "Survivorman Stalking Sasquatch," debuting next year.Read more

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  2. Tour de France Hits Six-Year Ratings High for Eurosport

    7:05 am 7/3/2013

    The channel owned by France's TF1 Group and Discovery Communications saw 17.1 million European viewers tune in for the opening stages of the world's top cycling race.Read more

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  3. Charlie Foley Named EVP of Discovery's New Original Content Group

    5:51 pm 6/27/2013

    He will create, write and executive produce scripted content and nonfiction series and formats. Read more

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  4. Network Carriage Fees in Spotlight at Investor Conference

    8:10 am 5/30/2013

    Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav and the CFO of Verizon discuss the relationship between channel owners and distributors, as well as the state of the pay TV bundle. Read more

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  5. Discovery Communications CEO Touts OWN's Move Toward Profitability

    6:11 am 5/29/2013

    David Zaslav also sees carriage fee upside for the cable networks company and says the pay-TV industry won't move to an a la carte channels model.Read more

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  6. Discovery CEO Touts Digital Licensing, Upfront Outlook, OWN Turnaround

    8:37 am 5/7/2013

    David Zaslav says the cable networks firm will use an option to extend a Netflix content deal and says OWN is on track to reach cash-flow breakeven.Read more

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  7. Discovery Communications First-Quarter Earnings Rise

    3:58 am 5/7/2013

    The cable networks powerhouse, led by CEO David Zaslav, also reported higher advertising revenue.Read more

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  8. Discovery Communications Completes $1.7 Billion SBS Nordic Acquisition

    6:11 am 4/9/2013

    The cable networks group will combine the former ProSiebenSat.1 operations with its own Scandinavian business under the name SBS Discovery Media.Read more

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  9. OWN Launching Oprah Winfrey Block on TLC's New U.K. Effort (Exclusive)

    1:41 pm 4/3/2013

    The soon-to-launch network will be home to stateside ratings champs and Harpo productions "Oprah's Next Chapter," "Oprah's Master Class" and others.Read more

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  10. Discovery CEO Makes $49.9 Million for 2012

    3:06 pm 4/2/2013

    David Zaslav’s salary actually fell a bit from the $52.4 million he made in 2011, due to changes in the value of his stock options, even as the company’s shares rose more than 50 percent last year.Read more

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