US cable operator Charter to buy Time Warner Cable for $56 billion
Charter Communications Inc, controlled by cable industry pioneer John Malone, offered to buy Time Warner Cable Inc for $56 billion, seeking to combine the No. 3 and No. 2 U.S. cable operators to compete against market leader Comcast Corp. The partners ...
Supreme Court will consider redefining 'one-person, one-vote' principle
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide whether state legislative districts must have roughly equal numbers of legal voters rather than overall populations. The case was filed by voters in Texas who claim their ballots carry less weight ...
Storms kill seven in Texas, Oklahoma as rain soaks South
AUSTIN, Texas Rescue workers searched on Tuesday for 12 people missing in Texas after torrential rains slammed the state and Oklahoma during the Memorial Day weekend, killing seven people and causing floods that destroyed homes and swept away ...
Justice and Cleveland reach deal to monitor police
WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department and the city of Cleveland's troubled police department are expected to announce an agreement as soon as today that would subject local public safety operations to the oversight of a monitor following a string of ...