Here is a look back at some of the top D.C.-area business highlights from the year.
Discovery Communications, which is moving its headquarters to Manhattan next spring, has sold its big Silver Spring headquarters to a joint venture of Potomac, Maryland-based Foulger-Pratt and New York investment firm Cerberus Capital Management.
Discovery Communications has officially closed on its $12 billion acquisition of HGTV and Food Network owner Scripps Networks Interactive Inc., moving it one step closer to leaving its longtime Silver Spring headquarters.
Silver Spring, Maryland-based Discovery Communications will renovate its downtown Silver Spring headquarters and consolidate more employees to its building. But the company said it hasn’t made any decisions about keeping its headquarters in Silver Spring long-term after its July acquisition of Tennessee-based Scripps Networks Interactive.
Discovery Channel’s Shark Week is back but scientists are concerned that shows are sensationalizing the fear associated with these creatures.
Smithsonian researchers say they have discovered the ‘Rosetta stone’ of tyrannosaur genealogy: A new species of dinosaur was a close cousin of the iconic Tyrannosaurs rex and helps explain the giant’s evolution.
WASHINGTON — While Discovery won’t bring back the giant inflatable shark to decorate its downtown Silver Spring building for this year’s “Shark Week,” the media company does want the public’s help deciding how it should…
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Discovery\’s internment at Smithsonian\’s Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Va. is bittersweet for space fans and advocates nationwide who see it as one of America\’s greatest innovations, which won\’t be succeeded in the immediate future by an active replacement.
Travelers flying out of Dulles International Airport could experience traffic delays near the airport.
prah Winfrey, seemingly desperate to make her OWN network
partnership with Discovery Communications a success, ran into
trouble with ratings company Nielsen Sunday when she pleaded on
Twitter for fans with Nielsen measuring devices to tune into OWN.
Discovery Communications Inc., owner the Oprah Winfrey Network, TLC, Discovery Channel and Animal Planet, received high
praise from Jared Levy on Forbes.com.
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