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Discovery Communications names new int’l president

SILVER SPRING — Discovery Communications said Wednesday that JB Perrette, its chief digital officer, will become president of its international unit later this year. Perrette has been with the company since October 2011. In September the company said Mark Hollinger ...

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Discovery net income up $50M

Discovery Communications, of Silver Spring, a media company, increased its third-quarter earnings by $50 million over last year, the company reported Thursday. Discovery had net income of $255 million, or 71 cents per diluted share, for the quarter ended Sept. ...

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Discovery Communications unveils new STEM initiative

Discovery Communications Inc., of Bethesda, a media company whose holdings include 155 worldwide television networks, as well as a variety of educational products and services, announced a new multimedia, national STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education initiative called “Connect the Dots,” aimed at inspiring youngsters’ interest in STEM subjects.

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Life at Middletown farm viewed around the world thanks to Discovery

MIDDLETOWN — South Mountain Creamery went live about two weeks ago with Animal Planet television, streaming video online of chicks and calves. Since Discovery Communications installed 11 cameras, the family owned farm in Middletown has received 200,000 hits so far, ...

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