Discovery Communications Inc.’s TLC is in talks to pick up “Who Do You Think You Are,” a show that works with Ancestry.com Inc. to unearth the genealogy of celebrities, two people familiar with the discussions said.
Time Warner Cable Inc . is dropping channels from News Corp.’s Fox Networks, Viacom Inc. and Discovery Communications Inc. from its iPad application after the cable networks complained that such use isn’t authorized.
Treasurers in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania said the combined clout of states with almost a trillion dollars in pension funds may force more U.S. companies to add women on their boards after progress stalled.
After two years stockpiling cash and trimming debt, Discovery Communications Inc. did what U.S. companies collectively are doing for the first time since the nation pulled itself out of the worst recession in seven decades: It borrowed some more money.