Alex Weprin

F.C.C. votes to end N.F.L. blackout rules:

Commssion ends rules, set in 1973, that blacked out local N.F.L. games if tickets didn't sell out

Bio: Alex Weprin writes about TV for Capital.

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F.C.C. votes to end N.F.L. blackout rules

Commssion ends rules, set in 1973, that blacked out local N.F.L. games if tickets didn't sell out

11:27 a.m.

 
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Fusion goes free for midterm election coverage

Launches midterm election show that will stream for free online, adds Kal Penn as correspondent

Sep. 29, 2014

 
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Comcast-Time Warner deal’s critics mount a defense

Discovery, Netflix, TheBlaze and others respond to Comcast's filings to the F.C.C.

Sep. 25, 2014

 
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Comcast addresses Discovery, Netflix, critics in Time Warner Cable merger filing

324 page filing responds in detail to complaints about the merger, as Comcast takes aim at critics

Sep. 24, 2014

 
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Mark Burnett’s faith-based play

Plans to launch "faith-based" Internet TV channel with wife Roma Downey

Sep. 23, 2014

 
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AT&T, Chernin buy YouTube network Fullscreen

Deal values company at between $200-300 million

Sep. 22, 2014

 
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Comcast makes its case to F.C.C., listing its disruptors

Changing market for video distribution is a reason cable can consolidate without unfairly cornering the market

Sep. 19, 2014

 
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Time Warner C.F.O. sheds some light on ‘Turner 2020’

Kids, entertainment programming look to get funding boost

Sep. 18, 2014

 
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POLITICO taps Danielle Jones for expansion, Miki King for operations

Jones tasked with leading company's expansion in Europe and elsewhere in the U.S.

Sep. 15, 2014

 
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New York Times ready to serve ‘NYT Cooking’

The section, edited by Sam Sifton, will debut a standalone app on Thursday.

Sep. 15, 2014