News from cox A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Apr 16, 2015, 11:00 ET

Internet Speeds Increased Five Times Faster for Arizona Residents

 Cox Communications announced today that it has increased the speeds on two packages of Internet service for all Arizona customers. Cox High...

Apr 14, 2015, 11:00 ET

Cox and The Trust for Public Land Launch Arizona's 4th Annual Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program

  Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for Arizona's fourth annual Cox Conserves...

Apr 10, 2015, 08:30 ET

Faster Internet Speeds Now Available for Cox Customers in New England

Cox Communications today announced that it has increased maximum download and upload speeds on two packages of Internet...

Apr 06, 2015, 12:00 ET
Cox Conserves Heroes

Cox Celebrates Earth Month with Launch of California's Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program

Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, is seeking nominations for environmental volunteers in Cox's service areas in...

Apr 01, 2015, 17:08 ET
Drytunes wins Get Started NOLA and accepts the check with Inc.'s Kris Frieswick, Voodoo Venture's Chris Schultz, Fleurty Girl's Lauren Thom and Cox Business' Steve Rowley.

Drytunes wins Cox Business and Inc. Magazine's Get Started NOLA pitch competition

 Drytunes, the waterproof wireless speaker with internal dry storage, won the Get Started NOLA pitch competition hosted by Cox Business and...

Apr 01, 2015, 09:00 ET
Left to right, Steve Walsh, Director of Membership, Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation; Kevin Cook, Assistant General Manager, Manheim Nashville; Brenda Sullivan, Manager of Human Resources, Manheim Nashville; David Pierce, controller, Manheim Nashville; Sam Chaple, General Manager,  Manheim Nashville.

Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation Receives $20,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation

 In celebration of Earth Month, the James M. Cox Foundation announced a $20,000 grant to Tennessee Parks and Greenways Foundation...

Mar 31, 2015, 12:00 ET
Autotrader Logo

Cox Automotive President Sandy Schwartz To Automotive Industry: Change Now While Times Are Good

 In a presentation today at the 2015 Automotive Forum in New York City, Cox Automotive President Sandy Schwartz issued a call to action for the...

Mar 24, 2015, 10:31 ET
Colbie Caillat will headline the 2015 Cox Charities Benefit Concert on 5.5.15 in Norfolk, Va. All proceeds benefit youth education programs in Virginia through Cox Charities.

Cox Charities Benefit Concert to feature Colbie Caillat

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150324/184046   WHO:     Cox Communications, Cox Charities and...

Mar 23, 2015, 12:43 ET
Cox Conserves Heroes

Cox and The Trust for Public Land Launch 5th Annual Cox Conserves Heroes Awards

 Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, today launched Virginia's 5th annual Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor...

Mar 19, 2015, 12:00 ET
John Wolfe, Cox Communications senior vice president and southwest region manager; Bonnie Morgan, Phoenix Children's Hospital Foundation major gifts officer; Teresa Boeger, Phoenix Children's Hospital director of the division of family centered care; Nancy Rigby, Cox Foundations vice president; David Higginson, Phoenix Children Hospital senior vice president and chief information officer; Alex Taylor, Cox Enterprises executive vice president and great-grandson of James M. Cox, the company's founder.

Phoenix Children's Hospital Receives $200,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation

 Phoenix Children's Hospital received a $200,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation. The grant will support the hospital's "Connected...

Mar 19, 2015, 09:08 ET
The pier will be constructed from the edge of the floating breakwater in front of the dock to the land, creating public access by land and water.

Cox Announces $125,000 Challenge Grant to Save The Bay

 In celebration of the upcoming World Water Day on March 22, Cox Communications and the James M. Cox Foundation announced a $125,000 challenge...

Mar 12, 2015, 15:45 ET

Cox Charities Virginia Awards $135,000 to 15 Non-Profits Supporting Youth and Education Initiatives

 Cox Communications Virginia awarded $135,000 in grants to 15 non-profit organizations in Virginia through the Cox Charities grants...

Mar 12, 2015, 14:00 ET
James M. Cox Foundation

Classroom Central Announces $30,000 Grant From The James M. Cox Foundation

Classroom Central has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to help provide free school supplies to students living in...

Mar 10, 2015, 07:00 ET
Cox Logo

Cox Target Media Appoints Jim Hackett as Sales Director for the Over-the-Counter Business Unit

 Cox Target Media (CTM), a leading digital and direct marketing company, announced today the new hire of Jim Hackett as Sales Director....

Feb 27, 2015, 11:52 ET
Mike Zeigler, Vice President of Cox Media

Cox Media and TubeMogul Announce Partnership Spanning TV and Digital Video

Today, TubeMogul (NASDAQ: TUBE), a leading enterprise software company for video advertising, and Cox Media announced that the companies have...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
Small businesses and entrepreneurs with revenues less than $300k are invited to apply to pitch at Get Started NOLA through March 8.

Cox Business and Inc. Magazine Call for Contestants at Get Started NOLA

Start-ups, entrepreneurs and small business owners in Louisiana are invited to demonstrate their savvy business plan or new idea for feedback by a...

Feb 23, 2015, 16:20 ET
L to R: Jared Brossett (New Orleans Councilman, District D), Jacqui Vines (Cox Southeast Senior Vice President and Region Manager), Gerry Barousse (Chairman of the Bayou District Foundation), Mike Rodrigue (Bayou District Foundation Board of Directors)

Cox Announces $250,000 Grant to Bayou District Foundation

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $250,000 grant to the Bayou District Foundation (BDF). The grant will support the Bayou District...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:00 ET
Cox Communications and Cleveland Clinic launch Vivre Health to bring healthcare to the home

Cox Communications And Cleveland Clinic Form Alliance To Take Healthcare To The Home

 Cox Communications and Cleveland Clinic announce the formation of Vivre Health, a groundbreaking strategic alliance to bring world-class...

Feb 18, 2015, 08:30 ET
Farm to School is a nationwide movement that connects schools and local farms to serve healthy meals in school cafeterias, improve student nutrition and promote farm or gardening educational opportunities.

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $250,000 Grant to Georgia Organics

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $250,000 grant to Georgia Organics in support of the organization's Farm to School (F2S)...

Feb 16, 2015, 17:08 ET
James M. Cox Foundation

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to YMCA of Northwest Florida

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $300,000 grant to the YMCA of Northwest Florida to support the construction of a new facility in...