Comcast Corp. is weighing options for how to divest about 3 million cable subscribers as part of a takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc. -- including spinning them off in a new publicly traded company, people with knowledge of the matter said.
At a museum near the U.S. Capitol three weeks ago, 700 guests sampled bratwurst and vodka and watched the Olympics on a mammoth screen. From the second floor, Comcast Corp.’s David Cohen addressed the crowd, which included the Russian ambassador and a White House official.
The Formula One race set for Weehawken, New Jersey, in June will take place as scheduled, and all outstanding contract obligations, including safety and facility reviews, will be met, said event promoter Leo Hindery.
Oakland, California, the fifth-most crime ridden city in America, faced a $32 million budget deficit in fiscal 2011. It closed the gap by shrinking its police force by 18 percent, shedding 138 officers including 80 dismissals.