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Discovery expanding Silver Spring HQ (access required)

Discovery Communications plans a $10 million renovation of its existing headquarters in Silver Spring. The renovations include consolidating the company’s creative and tech center at Kennett Street, according to the Maryland Department of Commerce, into the headquarters located at 1 ...

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Woman sues Discovery, others over pumpkin-flinging accident (access required)

DOVER, Del.  — A woman who was critically injured when an air cannon exploded during a Delaware pumpkin-launching competition has filed a federal lawsuit against event organizers and participants, state officials and Discovery Communications. Suzanne Dakessian claims in Wednesday’s lawsuit ...

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Discovery Education offers free digital learning tool about recycling (access required)

Discovery Education, a subsidiary of Silver Spring-based Discovery Communications LLC, has launched a free teaching tool about aluminum recycling for K-12 classrooms. Called “Life of a Can – A Never Ending Story,” the multi-year effort is designed to teach the importance of aluminum recycling ...

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Eyeing European growth, Discovery hires CFO from German broadcaster (access required)

Discovery Communications Inc., the U.S. cable-TV company that’s on a growth spurt in Europe, named Gunnar Wiedenfels chief financial officer, plucking an executive from Germany’s ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE. Wiedenfels, 39, will join around April 1, Silver Spring, Maryland-based Discovery said ...

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