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2016 Olympics

Comcast reports strong earnings, powered by Rio Olympics; cable giant adds 32,000 video customers - Wall Street Journal

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Comcast sues city of Nashville over Google Fiber-backed pole ordinance; AT&T filed similar suit in September - Tennessean

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2016 US elections

Donald Trump says Comcast's purchase of NBC concentrates too much power: 'We'll look at breaking this deal up' - @JenniferJJacobs

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AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner

Editor's note: The Wall Street Journal's report on the prospective AT&T acquisition of Time Warner notes it would be the biggest merger in the media and telecom fields since Comcast's purchase of NBCUniversal in 2011. Time Warner has a market capitalization of $71 billion, while AT&T’s is $231.7 billion - Tom

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Federal Communications Commission

FCC fines Comcast $2.3 million over allegations it charged customers for premium channels, extra cable boxes they never ordered - AP

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2016 US elections

NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke estimates Monday's presidential debate may have been watched by 100 million viewers in US, based on data from Comcast's set-top boxes - Variety

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Comcast to acquire remaining 24% of Comcast Spectacor; upon closing, Comcast will own 100% of Wells Fargo Center and NHL's Philadelphia Flyers - CNBC

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Comcast CEO says company plans to offer its own wireless service by mid-2017 - USA Today

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Nashville, TN, US

#BREAKING Google Fiber, AT&T, Comcast fail to strike deal after contentious day of meetings in Nashville. https://t.co/fRHocQoFgF - @Tennessean


Nashville, TN, US

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry seeks 'resolution' from Google Fiber, AT&T, Comcast over proposed utility pole policy for Google Fiber expansion - The Tennessean

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Washington state attorney general announces $100 million consumer lawsuit against Comcast alleging 1.8 million individual violations of the Washington Consumer Protection Act - Komo News

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2016 Democratic National Convention

Photo: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross says 10 protesters detained, cited at Comcast headquarters; 5 charged federally for jumping security fence - @DSchratwieser


2016 Democratic National Convention

10 protesters detained, ticketed after holding a sit-in inside Comcast Corp.'s headquarters in Philadelphia during Democratic National Convention - AP

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Comcast reports better-than-expected quarterly results, limited loss of cable subscribers - Wall Street Journal



Comcast Business says that they've fixed the nationwide phone outage issue - KING5


United States

Thousands of Comcast customers experiencing phone service outage across US - WPLG

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Comcast confirms it will allow Netflix onto its X1 platform - Recode

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Comcast agrees to acquire Icontrol Networks, maker of software technology Comcast already uses; terms not disclosed - Wall Street Journal


Orlando gay nightclub attack

Comcast NBCUniversal donates $1 million to OneOrlando fund for those affected by nightclub shooting

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Charter Communications bid for Time Warner Cable

Editor's note: The FCC approval of Charter's acquisition of Time Warner Cable, announced today, makes Charter the nation’s 2nd-largest cable operator behind Comcast. The deal's final hurdle is an expected approval, next week, by the California Public Utilities Commission. - Tom

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