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Sinclair, Comcast sign retransmission deal

Hunt Valley-based Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. has entered into a multi-year agreement with Comcast Corp. for the carriage of the company’s broadcast television stations, Sinclair officials announced Monday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We are pleased to announce that ...

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Net neutrality makes Grumpy Cat fly

Internet activists took an aerial jab at Comcast to celebrate new government rules affecting the Philadelphia-based corporation. A plane towed a banner Friday past company headquarters that said, “Comcast: Don’t Mess With the Internet.” It featured a picture of Grumpy ...

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Comcast grants go to 10 groups

The Comcast Foundation awarded $135,000 in grants to 10 nonprofit organizations in Maryland in 2014, the foundation said Monday. The grants focused on programs that target expanding digital literacy, promoting community service and building leaders. Those who received grants are: ...

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Feds delay Comcast deadline

(Bloomberg) Regulators pushed back by three weeks their informal deadline to complete consideration of Comcast Corp.’s proposed $45.2 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable Inc. U.S. officials need time to review in excess of 31,000 documents Time Warner Cable was ...

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Comcast to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion

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Comcast Corp. will buy Time Warner Cable Inc. for about $45.2 billion in a deal that combines the nation's top two cable TV companies and would create a dominant force in both creating and delivering entertainment to U.S. homes.

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T-Mobile asks FCC to block Verizon-cable deal

NEW YORK — T-Mobile USA, which just had its acquisition by AT&T blocked by regulators, is urging the federal government to block another deal in the wireless world: Verizon’s planned purchase of spectrum from cable companies for $3.9 billion. In ...

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