1. CABLE DRAMA

    Comcast Snatches Up Time Warner

    Mike Blake/Reuters

    Yes, so this is going to be greeeeat for consumers. Comcast Corp. has agreed to buy Time Warner Cable for roughly $45 billion. The deal, which is reportedly stock-for-stock, would combine the two largest cable providers in a market that is already perceived to be uncompetitive. Analysts expect Comcast’s move will give it more leverage when bargaining with content providers.

    Read it at The Wall Street Journal