| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Time Warner Cable Inc. has stirred anger over its hike in subscription rates for customers and its efforts to extract hefty fees from rivals to air the L.A. Dodgers channel.
Now it has incurred the wrath of city officials.
On Friday, the city of Los...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:26 AM
After the coffee. Before the Time Warner earnings call.
The Skinny: The winter blahs are settling in and I'm not even on the East Coast. Might be time for stronger coffee. Wednesday's news includes a look at Olympics producer Jim Bell and Time Warner'...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Charter Communications, the John Malone-backed cable distributor that has mounted a bid to take over larger rival Time Warner Cable, said Tuesday it would nominate slate of 13 directors to run the company that it would submit for election at TWC's 2014...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:30 PM
A 300-plus page proxy filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission offers intriguing detail on the fast-moving negotiations that led to Comcast's $45.2 billion merger pact with Time Warner Cable.
Thursday's filing underscores the windfall that is...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before getting one of those Shia LaBeouf bags.
The Skinny: I feel bad that I haven't been watching any of the Winter Olympics. Of course, I don't feel so bad that I'll tune in Wednesday night. Wednesday's headlines include Charter's...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Having failed in its initial effort to buy Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications now wants to take over the company's board of directors.
On Tuesday Charter announced a slate of directors it will nominate to Time Warner Cable's board at its annual...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Time Warner Cable might have its own cord cut.
Two big cable operators — Comcast Corp. and Charter Communications — are interested in acquiring Time Warner Cable, the nation's second-largest cable operator, which boasts more than 1 million...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Comcast Corp. has swooped in to strengthen its hand as the nation's largest cable company with its acquisition agreement for Time Warner Cable in a deal valued at $45.2 billion.
The Philadelphia-based media giant that also owns NBCUniversal will gain...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Cable giant Comcast Corp. proved why it is the envy of the cable industry Tuesday, announcing that profit soared 26% in the fiscal fourth quarter and that it had put the brakes on a troublesome trend of customer losses.
For the three months ended Dec....
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Liberty Media Corp. intends to strengthen its embrace of SiriusXM satellite radio.
The Colorado-based Liberty, which is controlled by billionaire John Malone, announced a plan late Friday to offer Liberty common stock to minority shareholders of...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
John Malone's Liberty Media has unveiled a complicated stock transaction that would allow it to buy up the remaining 48% of Sirius XM Satellite Radio that it does not own.
The characteristically intricate deal is seen as a means of prepping Liberty's...