Media industry

August 17, 2017 - 7:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Turner Sports is the latest TV company to announce a sports streaming service as traditional television companies chase millennial audiences. The service has signed up European soccer with the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League. Higher-profile sports on Turner's TV...
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FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2017, file photo, Chris Berman attends ESPN: The Party 2017, in Houston. Connecticut officials are investigating a restaurant where authorities say the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman had lunch before she died in a car crash. A state Department of Consumer Protection spokeswoman said Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, that the state Liquor Control Commission’s investigation into the Good News Cafe in Woodbury, Conn., opened after the agency received information regarding the serving of alcohol to 67-year-old Katherine Berman. The Cheshire woman was killed May 9. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)
August 16, 2017 - 2:28 am
WOODBURY, Conn. (AP) — The owner of Connecticut restaurant being investigated by alcohol regulators in connection with the car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman says the business was closed the day she died. Carole Peck, owner of the Good News Cafe in Woodbury,...
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FILE - In this April 16, 2013, file photo, Arlo White, left, and Rebecca Lowe listen during a joint NBC and English Premier League (EPL) press conference in New York. Trying to gauge what it can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are being moved to its stream. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
August 11, 2017 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Trying to gauge what it can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are...
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FILE - In this April 16, 2013, file photo, Arlo White, left, and Rebecca Lowe listen during a joint NBC and English Premier League (EPL) press conference in New York. Trying to gauge what it can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are being moved to its stream. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)
August 11, 2017 - 2:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Trying to gauge what is can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are...
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August 11, 2017 - 1:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Trying to gauge what is can sell directly to cord cutters, NBC is launching its direct-to-consumer Premier League product with the start of the season this weekend. The company still will air about 250 matches on its television networks, mostly NBCSN, NBC and CNBC. But 130 games are...
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In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Walt Disney Co. reports earnings, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 08, 2017 - 9:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With new streaming services in the works, Disney is trying to set itself up for a future that's largely been framed by Netflix: Providing the stuff you want to watch, when you want to watch it. The Magic Kingdom is launching its own streaming service for its central Disney and Pixar...
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In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Walt Disney Co. reports earnings, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 08, 2017 - 8:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With new streaming services in the works, Disney is trying to set itself up for a future that's so far largely been framed by Netflix: stuff I want to watch, when I want it. The Magic Kingdom is launching its own streaming service for its central Disney and Pixar brands and another...
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In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Walt Disney Co. reports earnings, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 08, 2017 - 7:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — With new streaming services in the works, Disney is trying to set itself up for a future that's so far largely been framed by Netflix: stuff I want to watch, when I want it. The Magic Kingdom is launching its own streaming service for its central Disney and Pixar brands and another...
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In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The Walt Disney Co. reports earnings, Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 08, 2017 - 6:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is launching streaming services for both its movies and live sports, shaking up how it interacts with viewers as it navigates a changing media landscape. The Magic Kingdom will launch a new streaming service in 2019 that will exclusively offer animated and live-action Disney...
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July 22, 2017 - 8:41 am
GOLF-BRITISH OPEN Norris goes low in first Open round of day SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — The first weekend score is in the books at the British Open — and it's a good one. Shaun Norris, playing with a marker after making the cut on the number, shot a 5-under-65 on Royal Birkdale, setting the pace for...
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