The Evening Ticker: Turner's Island, AJAM's Exclusive, CNN Philippines' Launch
CNN founder Ted Turner has listed a private island off the coast of South Carolina for a not-for-the-faint-of-heart asking price of $23.777 million. The WSJ reports Turner bought St. Phillips Island as a family retreat back in 1979, but has “not been ...
The CNN Layoffs Begin
The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by Ted Turner. The offer went out to U.S.-based employees ...
Ted Turner Lists Private Island for $23.777 Million
Wall Street Journal
Media mogul Ted Turner, one of the nation's largest private landowners, has listed a private island off the coast of South Carolina for $23.777 million. Mr. Turner bought St. Phillips Island in 1979 for an undisclosed sum and has used it over the years ...
ATLANTA (AP) — A proposal to build a $3.7 billion pipeline system carrying natural gas into Florida is raising complaints from Georgia residents — including media mogul Ted Turner — who say they'd face environmental costs while others get the benefits.