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Oct 01, 2014, 10:15 ET

Discovery Communications Continues "Connect the Dots" STEM Education Campaign With Launch Of New Public Service Announcement In Partnership With US2020

 As part of its ongoing "Connect the Dots" STEM education initiative, Discovery Communications announced today it has begun airing a...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:15 ET

Working Mother Names Discovery Communications To The List Of "100 Best Companies For Working Mothers" For 15th Consecutive Year

 Working Mother magazine today named Discovery Communications, for the 15th consecutive year, as one of  Working Mother 100 Best...

Sep 11, 2014, 12:00 ET

With Exclusive Access And Never-Before-Seen Footage, Discovery Fit & Health And ABC News Partner For Quick-Turn Documentary, EBOLA: INSIDE THE DEADLY OUTBREAK

As the worst Ebola virus outbreak in our history continues to spread and leave an unprecedented body count in its path, fear strikes around the...

Sep 10, 2014, 16:16 ET

Discovery Communications CFO Andrew Warren To Present At Bank Of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Media, Communications And Entertainment Conference

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren will present at the Bank of...

Sep 04, 2014, 16:15 ET

Discovery Communications President And CEO David Zaslav to Present at Goldman Sachs' 23rd Annual Communacopia Conference

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at Goldman Sachs' 23rd...

Aug 27, 2014, 17:55 ET

Discovery Communications To Report Third Quarter 2014 Results On Tuesday, November 4

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report third quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at 7:00 a.m....

Aug 20, 2014, 16:05 ET

Discovery Communications CFO Andrew Warren to Present at Nomura Digital Media Conference

Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren will present at the Nomura...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:01 ET

Optimum, Animal Planet And Bronx Zoo Want To Send You to Puppy Bowl XI

 Optimum, Animal Planet and the Bronx Zoo have partnered to offer Puppy Bowl fans nationwide a chance to win an all-inclusive trip for four to...

Jul 31, 2014, 07:01 ET
Discovery Communications Announces Acquisition of Espresso Education, the Leading Provider of Primary School Digital Education Content in the U.K. (PRNewsFoto/Discovery Communications)

Discovery Communications Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results

Second Quarter 2014 Financial Highlights: - Revenues increased 10% to $1,610 million - Adjusted OIBDA increased 6% to $694 million...

Jul 21, 2014, 12:20 ET
Discovery Communications Announces Acquisition of Espresso Education, the Leading Provider of Primary School Digital Education Content in the U.K. (PRNewsFoto/Discovery Communications)

Discovery Communications To Produce TV Special To Support White House My Brother's Keeper Initiative, Discovery Education To Host Town Halls To Deepen Learnings

 Discovery Communications today announced a comprehensive program to support the My Brother's Keeper initiative, a White House program that...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:27 ET
Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.  (PRNewsFoto/Discovery Education)

Discovery Education And 3M Announce National Finalists In 2014 Young Scientist Challenge

 Discovery Education and 3M announced today the top 10 finalists in the annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, the...

Jun 02, 2014, 09:19 ET

Discovery Communications To Report Second Quarter 2014 Results On Thursday, July 31

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report second quarter 2014 results on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 7:00 a.m....

May 30, 2014, 11:45 ET
Discovery Communications Announces Acquisition of Espresso Education, the Leading Provider of Primary School Digital Education Content in the U.K. (PRNewsFoto/Discovery Communications)

Discovery Communications Completes Acquisition Of Controlling Interest In Eurosport International

- Majority Control of Eurosport Strengthens Discovery's Position as World's #1 Pay-TV Programmer by Expanding into Sports Programming....

May 20, 2014, 17:04 ET

Discovery Communications Announces Special Dividend of Series C Common Stock

Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a special...

May 16, 2014, 10:34 ET

Discovery Communications President And CEO David Zaslav To Present At The Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 2014 Sanford C....

May 07, 2014, 09:00 ET

Discovery Communications President and CEO David Zaslav to Present at MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summit

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the...

May 06, 2014, 07:04 ET

Discovery Communications Reports First Quarter 2014 Results

  First Quarter 2014 Financial Highlights: - Revenues increased 22% to $1,411 million - Adjusted OIBDA increased 5% to $525...

Mar 04, 2014, 16:01 ET

Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav to Present at Deutsche Bank Media, Internet & Telecom Conference

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 2014 Deutsche...

Feb 28, 2014, 15:24 ET

Discovery Communications Announces Pricing of Senior Notes

 Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) (the "Company") announced today that Discovery Communications, LLC ("DCL") has...

Feb 25, 2014, 16:01 ET

Discovery Communications To Report First Quarter 2014 Results On Tuesday, May 6

 Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report first quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at 7:00 a.m. EST. ...