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Discovery in Talks to Combine With Scripps Networks

Discovery in Talks to Combine With Scripps Networks

It is also possible that another bidder for Scripps could emerge, Journal said. In December 2013, Variety reported that the Silver Spring, Md., company had discussed acquiring Scripps during a board meeting. Family members associated with Scripps Networks, based in Knoxville, Tennessee, control 92 per cent of the company's voting rights. Cable networks have been losing subscribers as viewers pay more attention to their smartphone apps, YouTube videos and streaming services such as Netflix.


Reckitt sells sauces business to McCormick for $4.2 bn

Reckitt sells sauces business to McCormick for $4.2 bn

The UK company sold its French's Mustard unit to USA food group McCormick for $4.2 bln, a spicy 7.4 times sales - even though there's no recovery story and limited synergies. "Our French's Food business is a true reflection of RB's strengths - a portfolio of great brands driven through a culture of innovation by passionate people to deliver consistent outperformance".


Ant-Man and the Wasp Adds Walton Goggins to Its Cast

Ant-Man and the Wasp Adds Walton Goggins to Its Cast

Director Peyton Reed will return for the follow-up to 2015's original, which starred Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, a thief turned pint-sized superhero. Here's everything we know about the latest Walton Goggins Ant-Man and the Wasp news. Rudd's Ant-Man also appeared in last year's Captain America: Civil War and will be part of the massive ensemble cast of Avengers: Infinity War next summer.


BHP Billiton Investors Said to Back Elliott's Campaign

BHP Billiton Investors Said to Back Elliott's Campaign

BHP Billiton Limited has a 1-year low of $27.83 and a 1-year high of $41.79. The institutional investor purchased 3,700 shares of the mining company's stock, valued at approximately $133,000. The stock of BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP) earned "Hold" rating by Argus Research on Wednesday, March 9. If you are reading this news story on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright laws.


Three cool facts about the upcoming solar eclipse

Three cool facts about the upcoming solar eclipse

NYC is sadly not in the path of totality. We hope that you are making preparations to see the total solar eclipse by picking your spot for safe and enjoyable viewing. Maximum eclipse for the Texarkana area will be 1:15 p.m. The partial eclipse will continue until approximately 2:30pm. A Total Solar Eclipse is when the moon passes between the sun and the earth, blocking the sun from view as casting a shadow on the Earth.


Two Republican Senators say 'no' to straight Obamacare repeal

Two Republican Senators say 'no' to straight Obamacare repeal

The Republican Party's effort to replace ObamaCare failed on Monday night . Republican Sens. Mike Lee (UT) and Jerry Moran (KS) joined colleagues Sens. Republican Sens. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska already have come out against repealing without a replacement.