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07/21/14Discovery Communications To Produce TV Special To Support White House My Brother's Keeper Initiative, Discovery Education To Host Town Halls To Deepen Learnings
-- Special Will Be Simulcast Across Discovery's U.S. Networks on Father's Day 2015 -- SILVER SPRING, Md., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications today announced a comprehensive program to support the My Brother's Keeper initiative, a White House program that seeks to improve the expected life outcomes of boys and men of color -- while simultaneously altering public perception of them -- through public-private partnerships. Discovery has committed to produce and air a TV ... 
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07/09/14Discovery Education And 3M Announce National Finalists In 2014 Young Scientist Challenge
-- Ten Students Will Participate in a Summer Mentorship Program with 3M Scientists and Compete for $25,000 and the Title of America's Top Young Scientist -- SILVER SPRING, Md. and ST. PAUL, Minn., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Education and 3M announced today the top 10 finalists in the annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, the nation's premier science competition for students in grades 5-8. Discovery Education and 3M are proud to announce the following 10 fi... 
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06/02/14Discovery Communications To Report Second Quarter 2014 Results On Thursday, July 31
SILVER SPRING, Md., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report second quarter 2014 results on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 7:00 a.m. ET.  The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-800-901-5213, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-617-786-2962, and use the following passcode: DISCA. Please dial in approximately 10 minutes in advance to ensure you are connected pr... 
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05/30/14Discovery Communications Completes Acquisition Of Controlling Interest In Eurosport International
SILVER SPRING, Md. and PARIS, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Majority Control of Eurosport Strengthens Discovery's Position as World's #1 Pay-TV Programmer by Expanding into Sports Programming. Eurosport's Brands and Businesses to Benefit from Discovery's Operational Acumen, Local Expertise and Global Platforms. Additional Reach and Scale Combined with Increased Investment in "Must-Have" Content Will Create New Value for Advertisers, Affiliates and Audiences across Europe and Asia. D... 
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05/20/14Discovery Communications Announces Special Dividend of Series C Common Stock
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) (the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a special dividend of shares of the Company's Series C common stock payable to holders of record of the Company's Series A common stock, Series B common stock and Series C common stock as of the close of business on July 28, 2014, which is the record date for the dividend.  As a result of the dividend, each holder o... 
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05/16/14Discovery Communications President And CEO David Zaslav To Present At The Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 2014 Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 28 at The Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, NY. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoverycommunications.com. A ... 
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05/08/14DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS AND LIBERTY GLOBAL TO ACQUIRE ALL3MEDIA
-- All3Media to remain an independently managed global TV production company with strategic support from Discovery Communications and Liberty Global --  LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)- Discovery Communications and Liberty Global today announced an agreement to form a 50:50 joint venture to acquire All3Media, a leading international producer and distributor of award-winning TV programming, from its founders and the Permira funds. All3Media, the largest independent production group in the U.K... 
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05/07/14Discovery Communications President and CEO David Zaslav to Present at MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summit
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the MoffettNathanson Media and Communications Summit at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at Le Parker Meridien in New York, NY.  A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoverycommunications.com.  A replay ... 
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05/06/14Discovery Communications Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  First Quarter 2014 Financial Highlights: Revenues increased 22% to $1,411 million Adjusted OIBDA increased 5% to $525 million Free cash flow increased 103% to $213 million Repurchased 3.4 million shares of common stock for $266 million Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Discovery" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. David Zaslav, Discovery'... 
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03/04/14Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav to Present at Deutsche Bank Media, Internet & Telecom Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 2014 Deutsche Bank Media, Internet & Telecom Conference at 9:25 a.m. EDT on Monday, March 10, 2014, at The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, FL.  A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoverycommunications.c... 
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02/28/14Discovery Communications Announces Pricing of Senior Notes
SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) (the "Company") announced today that Discovery Communications, LLC ("DCL") has priced an offering of €300 million aggregate principal amount of its 2.375% senior notes due 2022 (the "Notes"). The Notes were priced at 99.354% of their principal amount to yield 2.465% to maturity.  The sale of the Notes is expected to close on March 7, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. ... 
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02/25/14Discovery Communications To Report First Quarter 2014 Results On Tuesday, May 6
SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report first quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at 7:00 a.m. EST.  The company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. EST to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 1-800-901-5213, or outside of the U.S. dial 1-617-786-2962, and use the following passcode: 31638409. Please dial in approximately 10 minutes in advance to ensure you are connected ... 
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02/24/14Discovery Communications CFO Andrew Warren to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that Chief Financial Officer Andrew Warren will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 9:30 a.m. PST (12:30 EST) on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, CA. A link to a live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the "Investor Relations" section of Discovery Communications' website at www.discoveryco... 
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02/13/14Discovery Communications Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2013 Results and Announces $1.5 Billion Increase to Share Repurchase Program
SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Year 2013 Financial Highlights: Revenues increased 23% to $5,535 million Adjusted OIBDA increased 16% to $2,425 million Net income available to Discovery Communications, Inc. increased 14% to $1,075 million Free cash flow increased 14% to $1,170 million Repurchased 18.1 million shares of stock for an aggregate purchase price of $1.3 billion Discovery Communications, Inc. ("Discovery" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DISCA, DIS... 
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01/21/14Discovery Communications To Acquire TF1 Group's Controlling Interest In Top Sports Platform Eurosport
-- Transaction Will Create Leading Portfolio of Pay-TV Networks across Europe -- SILVER SPRING, Md. and PARIS, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications and TF1 Group today announced Discovery would acquire a controlling interest in Eurosport International through an extension of their larger strategic partnership first announced in December 2012. The deal to increase Discovery's interest from 20 to 51% accelerates the original agreement by nearly one year. "Eurosport is one o... 
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01/15/14Discovery Communications to Appoint JB Perrette as Next President of Discovery Networks International
-- Chief Digital Officer Will Transition to Oversee Discovery's Expanding International Business Operations -- SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications today announced that JB Perrette will become the next President of Discovery Networks International. Perrette takes over for 23-year Discovery veteran Mark Hollinger, who announced his resignation in September. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/PH46834 ) "JB is one of the... 
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01/03/14Discovery Communications Extends Contract for President and CEO David Zaslav
-- Extension Provides Management Stability Through the End of the Decade -- SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Communications is pleased to announce the extension of President and CEO David Zaslav's employment contract through the end of the decade. "David has done a superb job. He built a strong management team that has expanded the company's reach and relevance, increased its market share domestically and around the world, and created a bigger, stronger portfolio... 
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