Category: Newsday

Altice founder steps onto ‘big stage’ with Cablevision deal

Newsday John Carroll, College of Communication Altice NV and its 52-year-old chairman, Patrick Drahi, are scooping up cable service providers around the world… Expert quote: “Their vision is interesting in that they couple cost-cutting with infrastructure upgrades. Clearly, this deal would make them a player in the U.S. Picking up 3.1 million [Cablevision] subscribers is […]

WWE to be honored by Sports Legacy Institute for work on concussions

Newsday Chris Nowinski, School of Medicine, Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy In 2007, WWE disputed Sports Legacy Institute findings that a degenerative brain condition caused by repeated blows to the head may have contributed to former champ Chris Benoit killing his wife and son before taking his own life… Expert quote: “I started […]