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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 'Goodfellas' Duo Prep Mafia Drama for Discovery (Exclusive)

    12:45 pm 10/14/2013

    "The Five Families," which is in development, would mark the cable network's first scripted series. Read more

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  7. Discovery Communications Pledges Nearly $20 Million to Fund Education Programs in Africa

    8:44 am 10/11/2013

    The cable networks operator teamed with the U.K. government to co-fund programs. Read more

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  8. MIPCOM: Discovery Enterprises Takes World Rights to Prince Charles Documentary

    7:09 am 10/8/2013

    The climate change film, narrated by the British royal, debuted at last year's Sundance London festival. Read more

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  9. Disney, Viacom, Discovery, Twitter Execs Set for Abu Dhabi Media Summit

    4:34 am 10/2/2013

    Keynote speakers for the fourth annual invitation-only gathering of industry leaders, whose theme will be "Levering the Digital Age," will be announced later.Read more

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  10. Discovery Networks International CEO Mark Hollinger to Step Down Next Year

    5:50 am 9/18/2013

    UPDATED: The cable networks group's international boss will leave his post when his current contract expires in June 2014.Read more

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