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AMC Networks Quarterly Profit Drops, Revenue Rises

UPDATED: The cable networks company, which is led by CEO Josh Sapan and has focused on original shows, saw revenue jump 37.6 percent. read more

Inside the NFL's Plan to Take on Yahoo, ESPN With New App

After years of seeing its rivals dominating highlights and fantasy football, the NFL Now app seeks to compete in the mega-billion-dollar market of "companion content." read more

Met Opera Standoff Threatens $60 Million Theater Business

Live performances being broadcast into theaters could come to an end if a federal mediator can't help solve a worsening labor dispute. read more

Scripps Networks Second-Quarter Earnings Drop, Revenue Rises

The company behind HGTV, Travel Channel and the Food Network says its advertising revenue rose 7.6 percent. read more

Adam Shankman’s Offspring Entertainment Hires Its First TV Exec

Meredith Ditlow, most recently director of development at Valhalla Entertainment, will be the banner’s VP of television. read more

Key California Senator Stands By Support for Improved Movie and TV Incentives

To counter a blog report that he had backed off his support, Sen. Kevin de Leon said he is still an “outspoken champion” of expanding the tax credits. read more

Bryan Singer Accuser's Attorney Permitted to Withdraw From Case

Michael Egan has apparently engaged new attorneys, but they aren’t yet representing him in court. read more

Hong Kong Court Says Film Mogul Can Sue Google For Defamation

Searches for Emperor Group chief Albert Yeung’s name yield references to triad organized crime gangs in autocomplete. read more

21st Century Fox Beats Earnings Expectations on Record Film Results

The conglomerate's fiscal fourth quarter was boosted by the global success of "X-Men: Days of Future Past," "Rio 2" and "The Fault in Our Stars." read more

John Malone's Liberty Global Posts Wider Quarterly Loss

The international cable operator lost 72,000 video subscribers, its lowest second-quarter drop since 2006. read more

Time Warner Chief Jeff Bewkes Dodges Direct Comment on Abandoned Fox Bid

"Our strategy is working," said Bewkes, preferring to focus an earnings call on his own company's financial performance. read more

Buzzfeed Hires Ex-HuffPo Exec as New President

He replaces Jon Steinberg, who stepped down in May before joining MailOnline as CEO. read more

Analysts Debate Time Warner Stock as Fox Drops Bid, Earnings Rise

Before a highly anticipated earnings call with the TW team, which late Tuesday said it was focused on long-term value, the stock drops, and analysts debate a possible second bid down the line. read more

Viacom CEO: 'We Have the Strategic Scale' Needed

Philippe Dauman says the entertainment company is "in good shape" despite pay TV consolidation and recent deal chatter. read more

Apple, Samsung Agree to Drop Lawsuits Outside U.S.

The agreement does not involve any licensing arrangements and the two companies will continue to pursue their existing U.S. patent cases. read more

Sky Deutschland Posts Quarterly Loss, Adds Subs

The German pay TV giant, which Rupert Murdoch's Fox is planning to sell to BSkyB, added 82,000 subs in the latest period. read more

Viacom Quarterly Profit Drops, Film Unit Profit Rises

The conglomerate, led by CEO Philippe Dauman, posted higher earnings per share though amid continued stock buybacks. read more

Time Warner Second-Quarter Earnings Rise

HBO drives growth as Warner Bros. and Turner also record higher profits. read more

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