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  • Trying to talk with IRS can be taxing

    No one expects the federal government to be a model of efficiency. But with a projected deficit of nearly $600 billion this year, you'd think officials would do everything possible to help people pay their taxes. Kathleen Klein thought so. All the...
  • FCC Urged by Lawmakers to End Dodgers' TV Impasse

    A group of Los Angeles area congressional representatives are calling on the FCC to mediate an impasse between Time Warner Cable and other multichannel providers that has left about 70% of the region's viewers unable to get access to the cabler's...
  • University of Maryland arena is rechristened Xfinity Center

    University of Maryland arena is rechristened Xfinity Center
    The University of Maryland's Comcast Center, home of the school's basketball teams, is being renamed the Xfinity Center at the request of the media and technology giant, which is eager to promote its "Xfinity" brand. Comcast has held naming rights...
  • NBCSN To Expand Reality Slate With Debut of Car-Auction Series

    A reality series that looks at the high-pressure world of car auctions? Sounds like something you might find on Discovery Commuications' Velocity, Viacom's Spike or NBCUniversal's Esquire. In fact, it's a theme being examined on sports network NBCSN....
  • 'Lucy' box office bonanza lifts Besson fortune by $5 million

    PARIS (Reuters) - French film director Luc Besson was over $5 million richer on Monday after his film "Lucy" starring Scarlett Johansson as a woman with a super-powered brain topped the North American box office at the weekend. Shares in film making...
  • Woman gets hung-up during phone service transfer

    A long-time cable customer of Comcast, Mary Gardner recently signed up for Internet and phone service with the company too, figuring she might get better Internet service and save a bit of money with a service bundle. She ended up with a bundle of...
  • How CEO Pay Incentives Could Pave the Way for Media Megadeals

    The prospect of 21st Century Fox acquiring Time Warner has Wall Street and Hollywood bracing for a wave of mergers and acquisitions to hit the media sector. Conventional wisdom holds that entertainment conglomerates must bulk up to counter the size of...
  • Comcast profit jumps 15%, fueled by Internet service growth

    Comcast Corp.'s second-quarter profit increased 15% as more customers signed up for its high-speed Internet and phone service. The Philadelphia cable giant generated net income of $1.99 billion, or 76 cents a share, compared to $1.73 billion, or 65...
  • 'Divergent' Bonus Content: Comcast Has It, Apple and Amazon Don't

    Comcast cut a deal with Lionsgate to offer more than four hours of bonus content from teen sci-fi movie "Divergent" to subs who purchase the movie through its Xfinity Store service, as the cable giant looks for a new way to capture more coin from...
  • Speedy gigabit Internet may arrive in L.A., but don't hold your breath

    Seeing little competition and questionable demand, Internet service providers have shrugged at spending the billions of dollars needed to boost U.S. Internet speeds to match other parts of the world. But efforts by Google Inc. and a few cities including...
  • The day ahead in business

    The day ahead in business
    Reports: June Consumer Price Index, ICSC-Goldman Sachs, June existing home sales, FHFA home price index for May, Richmond Fed Index for July, ICSC-Goldman Sachs and Redbook retail sales for period ending July 19 Local earnings: Discover Financial...