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  1. The Girl With Half a Face: TV Review

    7:00 am 12/18/2013

    Viral video star Sarah Atwell's struggle with her facial abnormality continues in a documentary about a life-changing surgery. Read more

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  2. ABC, Fox, AMC, Cable Giants Expected to Join Comcast's SEEiT Twitter Partnership

    1:23 pm 12/11/2013

    As early as the first quarter of next year, more people will be able to instantly watch or record additional TV shows via the social media network.Read more

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  3. Scripps Networks Interactive Shares Jump on Speculation Discovery Could Make Bid

    5:37 pm 12/10/2013

    The parent company of HGTV, DIY Network, Great American Country and several other cable channels has a market capitalization of $11 billion.Read more

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  4. Discovery CEO: Soft Ratings Dampening U.S. Ad Growth

    6:34 am 12/9/2013

    David Zaslav at an annual UBS investor conference also discusses the company's "secret sauce" and the success of OWN and lauds NBC for its live version of "The Sound of Music."Read more

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  5. CEOs, Analysts See European TV Ad Trends Improving

    11:47 pm 12/5/2013

    Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman recently spoke of a "stabilization of the European economy and particularly in Continental Europe," which should boost financial momentum.Read more

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  6. Discovery Communications Starts Early Eurosport Takeover Talks

    6:25 am 11/21/2013

    Discovery, which paid French broadcaster TF1 $222 million for a stake in the pan-European sports network, currently has an option to take majority control in late 2014.Read more

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  7. Discovery Communications, Time Warner Cable Renew Carriage Deal

    8:42 am 11/18/2013

    The companies included TV Everywhere rights in their latest agreement, which Discovery CEO David Zaslav and his team have said deserve additional money.Read more

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  8. Twitter Stock Rises 73 Percent in Market Debut

    5:12 am 11/7/2013

    The two co-founders and CEO have a combined $4 billion worth of stock in the social media company after its IPO Thursday.Read more

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  9. Abu Dhabi Media Summit: Discovery International CEO Talks Acquisitions

    12:55 am 10/23/2013

    Mark Hollinger sees opportunities outside the core factual TV business and shares plans for a Dubai cooking channel the firm acquired last year, while the CEO of Sony India highlights the need for localized content. Read more

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  10. U.K.'s Channel 4 Orders 'Island of Lost Blokes' With Host Bear Grylls

    3:11 am 10/21/2013

    The co-production from Shine and the star's management and production firm will put 12 men on a deserted island in what is called "the ultimate survival experiment."Read more

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