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									                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Who Owns The Network News
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Janus Capital Corporation owns 6%                                                              MUSIC


                                     GENERAL ELECTRIC                                                                                                                                                                         AOL/                                                                                        American Recordings, Asylum Atlantic, Atlantic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Classics, Atlantic Jazz, Atlantic Nashville, Atlantic                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        National Amusements Inc. (68%)



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      VIACOM INC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Theater, Big Beat, Breaking, Coalition, Curb, East                                                                  Murdoch family controls 30%


                                                                                                                                                                                                                          TIME WARNER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        West, Elektra, Giant, Igloo, Lava, Mesa/Bluemoon,                                                                         AT&T owns 8%                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   OTHER


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NEWS CORPORATION
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Maverick (w/Madonna), Modern, Nonsuch, Qwest,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Strong Capital Management 9%                                                                                                                                                                                            BET Design Studio (w/G-III

              SPORTS                                                                                                                                                                              MOVIES                                                                                                               143 (joint venture), Reprise, Reprise Nashville,                                                                                                                                                                         BOOKS                                                                                       Waddell & Reed Asset Management Co. 9%                                                                                                                                                                                     Apparel Group, Ltd.) produces



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   THE WALT DISNEY
                                                                           2000 revenues: $111.6 billion                                         APPLIANCES                          Warner Bros. (75% w/25% AT&T), New Line                       2000 revenues: $36.2 billion                                       Revolution, Sire, Strickly Rhythm (joint venture),                                                                                                                                                       News America imprints include HarperCollins,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and distributes Exsto XXIV VII
(all owned 25% w/29% AT&T and 46% CABLEVISION)                                                                                       GE, Hotpoint, Monogram, Profile and other                                                                                                                                        Teldec, Warner Nashville, Warner Alliance, Warner                                                                                                                                                          Regan Books, William Morrow and Avon;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Walt Disney Company                                           clothing and accessories
                                                                                                                                                                                      Cinema, Fine Line Features; Castle Rock
Madison Square Garden Arena and Theater;                                                                                              brand name appliances; Light bulbs and                                                                                                                                          Resound, Warner Sunset, Other intrests include:                                                                         2000 Revenues: $14 billion                                                       Zondervan, largest commercial Bible imprint                                                                                                                                                                                                                              2000 Revenues: $25.4 billion
                                                                                                                                                                                      Entertainment; Warner Bros. joint ventures
Management and operation of Hartford Civic                                                                                                         lighting fixtures                                                                                                                                                 Warner/Chappell Music (publishing), WEA Inc.(sales,
                                                                                                                                                                                      include Bel-Air Entertainment (w/Canal+),


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      COMPANY
Center; New York Knicks, New York Rangers,
                                                                                                                                                                                         Village Roadshow Pictures, Gaylord
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    BOOKS                              distribution and manufacturing), Ivy Hill Corp.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 MOVIES                                                                                                          BANKING
New York Liberty, New England Seawolves,                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Warner Books (imprints include: Warner                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NEWSPAPERS                                            MOVIES                                                                                                                                       Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon Movies                                                                                    BET Financial Services
New England Seawolves, Hartford Wolfpack                                                            Messaging services,                    AIRCRAFT ENGINES                            Entertainment;and some HBO divisions;                                                                                             (printing and packaging), Joint Ventures music                        OTHER                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       (Snow Day), MTV Films (The Original                    BOOKS
                                                                                                                                                                                         distribution arrangements with Alcon                                      Vision, The Mysterious Press, Warner Aspect             Sound Exchange (w/Sony), and Heartland Music           Twentieth Century Fox Licensing                                                                                                                                                                Walt Disney Pictures, Touchstone
                                                                                                    internet & intranet                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NY Post; In UK: the Sun, the Times, News of the                                                                                                                                                                 Kings of Comedy) BET and Arabesque           Simon & Schuster, Pocket Books,
                                                                                                                                         For military and commercial planes           Entertainment, Morgan Creek Productions,                                     and Warner Treasures), Little, Brown and Co.              (50%); majority interest in Alternative                                                                                                                                                                                                               Pictures, Hollywood Pictures,
         MOVIE THEATRES                                     PLASTICS                                services
                                                                                                                                        ($1.6 billion from aircraft engine sales                                                              RETAIL                ( imprints include:Bulfinch Press and Back                 Distribution Alliance ("independent distribution
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              VENUES                                     World; The Australian, The Telegraph, The Herald
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Miramax Film Corp., Dimension,                                      Walt Disney Company                           PROFESSIONAL                                           Films                         Scribner and The Free Press;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               LIVE VENUE
                                                                                                                                                                                    Franchise Entertainment; library of MGM, RKO                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Madison Square Garden                             Sun, and others in Australia, New Zealand and the
  Clearview Cinema Group (owned 25% w/29%                 For cars, computers,                                                                  to US military in 1999)                                                                Warner Bros, Studio Stores      Bay Books), Time-Life Books, Oxmoor                       company"); Quincy Jones Entertainment                                                                                                                                                                                                               Buena Vista International                                     2000 Revenues: $25.4 billion                                                            Distribution venues include UIP (33%        divisions in the UK and Australia;
                                                                                                                                                                                           and pre-1950 Warner Bros. films                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  South Pacific                                                                                                                                              SPORTS                                                                                                                              Tres Jazz (w/Park Place Entertainment) jazz restaurant in
         ATT and 46% CABLE VISION)                      compact disks, appliances                                                                                                                                                         (75% w/25% AT&T)             House, Leisure Arts and Sunset Books                       Co. (37.5% w/ 12.5% AT&T and 50%                                      WEB                                                   (40% with Cablevision 45%, NBC/GE 15%)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (international distribution arm);                                                                                                                          w/MGM and 33% Vivendi); HOME                      Arabesque Books
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   the Paris Las Vegas Casino and Resort; BET
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Most will close in 2001                                                                                                                    News, sports, entertainment and game sites                                    Management of Radio City Music Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                     Mighty Ducks                     VIDEO: Blockbuster (82%); Paramount
                                                        and construction materials                                                                                                  Home Video: Warner Home Video (75% w/25%                                                                                                        Quincy Jones) Columbia House (50%                                                                                                                                                                                                            HOME VIDEO Distributed 3 of the                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SoundStage, theme-based restaurants in Largo, MD, and
            LIVE VENUES                                                                                                              FINANCING & INSURANCE                                AT&T); TiVo (w/Philips and others)                                           Book Clubs: Book-of-the-Month Club,                             w/50% Sony); Warner Bros.                 related to News Corp properties; stakes in other                                         and the Rockettes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        MUSIC                                     10 top selling videos, including                                                                                  and the Anaheim Angels                Home Entertainment, Paramount Home                                                                   Memphis, TN; BET SoundStage Club, dance club at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              (40% with Cablevision 45%, NBC/GE 15%)                                                                                                                          MUSIC                                   RETAIL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Paperback Book Club, Children’s Book-of -                           publications (publishes printed music) sites including ChinaByte.com, broadsystem.com;                                                                                                                                                    the top 2 titles, and 3 of the 10                                                                                                                         Entertainment, Int'l.; TiVo (w/GE and                                                           Disney World; World Wrestling Federation Entertainment
World Wrestling Federation (3% w/3% Viacom)            SATELLITES                                                                             Bringing in almost half                                                                                                                                                                                                             www.tvguide.com; (44% w/ 44% AT&T) online                                             Staples Center (40%)                                Festival, Rawkus and Mushroom labels                                                       Walt Disney, Hollywood,                        741 Stores                                                         others) MOVIE THEATERS: About 1,800
                                                                                                                                                                                    Movie Theaters: UCI (50% w/50% Viacom); WF                                        the-Month-Club, History Book Club and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              top rentals in 2000                                                                                                                                                                                MAGAZINES                                      (3% w/3% GE and others); House of Blues Entertainment
                                                                                              Freight and                                    of GE’s annual revenues.                                                                                                            Money Book Club                                                                                  program listings, movie database, soap opera                               scheduled to be the home of the Los Angeles                                                                                                              Mammoth, and Lyric Street                                                                                             movie screens in the U.S., Canada,
                   WEB                                GE Americom operates 13
                                                                                              passenger trains
                                                                                                                                                                                     Cinema Holdings, L.P. (50% w/ 50% Viacom)                                                                                                        WEB                                                        news & updates, etc.                                              Kings, Lakers and the Clippers                                                                                                                              Records
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       LICENSING                         Europe, Asia and South America through
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     BET Weekend (w/New York Daily                          Inc. (w/that company); Nickelodeon Recreation (traveling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              live shows and other attractions including Moby Nick,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               TV
                                                      communications satellites                                                                                                      negotiating to buy WestStar theatres; Warner                                                                     America Online (26 million customers), CompuServe (3 million                                                                                                   beginning in October 1999                                                                                                                                                                                                  Licenses characters for clothes,                                                       News) and Emerge Magazine,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         LIVE ENTERTAINMENT                                                                  Famous Players, UCI (50% w/50%                                                                                 multimedia lab in Australia)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               TV
                 NBC Internet Inc.                                                                                                                                                            Bros. International Theaters                                                                               customers), Netscape (software and portal), digitalcity.com,                                                                                                      Dodger Stadium                                                                                                   PLAYS                                                                                               toys, gifts, home furnishing and                                                     both monthly magazines targeted
 (47.3% w/38.8% Xoom.com and 13.8% CNET                                                                                                 MEDICAL EQUIPMENT                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              SPORTS                                                                                                             Theatrical productions of Beauty                                                 AOL/TW); WF Cinema Holdings, L.P.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      toward African Americans; Heart

                                                                                     TV
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       moviefone.com, iamaze.com, quack.com, and mapquest.com;                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Broadway productions                                                                                       housewares, stationery, sporting              (50% interest w/ 50% AOL TW)
  Inc.) includes Snap, NBC.com, NBC-IN.com ,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and the Beast, the Lion King, The                                                                                           & Soul Magazine, health & beauty
                                                                                                                                    MR and CT scanners, x-ray, nuclear imaging                                                                                                                      ICQ and AOL Instant Messenger (messaging services); Stakes in:                                                                                                                                                                                                              of The Lion King and Beauty and                                                                                  goods, books and magazines                negotiating to buy WestStar theatres.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Los Angeles Dodgers; Los Angeles Kings and their                                                                                       Hunchback of Notre Dame and
          VideoSeeker, CNBC.com (10%)                                                                                                       and ultrasound machines                                    MAGAZINES                                                  WB                                        Spinner.com, Winamp and SHOUTcast (music sites),                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the Beast                                                                                                                                                                                   targeted toward Black women;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   new arena, Staples Center (40% with AT&T); option                                                                                     Aida; New Amsterdam Theatre on

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                                                                                                                                                                                        63 including the 3 best-selling: Time, Life and               (67% w/22.25% Tribune Co.                       Earthnoise.com, Kinkos.com; joint partnerships in Europe (50%
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to buy 10% of Los Angeles Lakers; Stakes in NY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Nickelodeon Magazine                                                         WEB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             TV
             Stakes in other sites include:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Broadway
                                                                                                                                                                                         People; MAD Magazine, DC Comics (87.5%                           and 11% WB officers );                          w/Bertelsmann; sale pending); in Australia (50% w/ AAPT                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MTVi (90% w/10% AT&T) includes MTV.com, VH1.com,
                                                                                                                                         POWER SYSTEMS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Knicks and Rangers; National Rugby League (50%)
  Salon.com (10%);Launch Media (11% w/Sony                          CABLE                               NBC                                                                             w/12.5% AT&T); American Express Publishing                                                                     Limited), in Latin America (w/ Cisneros Group and Banco Itau)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Country.com, Imagine Radio and SonicNet.com,
     and others) provides downloadable music;                                                                                      Equipment for refineries, ammonia plants                                                                                                                           RoadRunner (being restructured to give AOL/TW majority stake                             MARKETING                                     PRODUCTION                                                                                                                                    RADIO                                                                                                                                                    RADIO                                                                                        Nickelodeon Online includes Nick.com, NickJR.com,
                                                      A&E, History Channel, and Biography                                                                                                            Corp.(ownership stake);                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             INFINITY 184 radio stations; CBS
iVillage, Inc. (w/AOL/TW, AT&T, Tenet Healthcare                                                       CNBC                                and nuclear reactors                                                                                                                                      in partnership w/ AT&T and Advance-Newhouse) Cable modems                  News Corp. controls about half the US coupon                                                                                                                                                             50 Stations                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 TVLand.com, Nick-at-Nite.com, Gas.Nick.com
Corp.) site for women; Autobytel.com Inc. (9.5%),      Channel (all 25% /37.5% Disney and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Twentieth Century Fox Television                                 FOX                                                                        ABC Radio Network; Radio           RESORTS                            TV STATIONS                               BOOKS                                       Radio Network; Radio                              NETWORKS
                                                    37.5% Hearst); Snap TV (80%); National             MSNBC                                                                          PRODUCTION & DISTRIBUTION                                                                                                               - 1 million customers                             business through stakes in in-store and printed       Twentieth Television; Fox Television                     203 affiliated stations                                                                                               Walt Disney World,           Reaches 24% of U.S. households                                                           programming; Westwood One
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Teachers.Nick.com, and Red Rocket (w/AT&T); Stakes
 iXL Enterprises, Inc. (9.4%); Interactive Pictures                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           coupon businesses;                                                                                                                                                                     Disney; ESPN Radio                                                                                      Hyperion, Miramax Books,                                                                  CBS, UPN, MTV, MTV2, VH1, Showtime,                              also in iWon, Inc., Sportsline.com, Inc.,
                                                    Geographic Channel (25% w/ News Corp              (50% W/ 50%                                                                                     New Line Television                                                                                                                                                                                                            Studios; Greenblatt/Janollari Studios;                                                                                                                                                                             WABC New York
  Corporation (5.75% w/Motorola, AT&T, and Lee                                                                                    INTERNATIONAL TV HOLDINGS                                          Warner Bros.Television                                                                                                                                                    newspaper inserts in 630 U.S. and 140 Canadian         Natural History Limited; Fox Family                                                             TV NETWORKS                                    (80% w/20% Hearst)              Disney Cruise Line                                                       Disney Children's Book                     (18%) and Sportsline Radio (20%                Showtime Beyond, Showtime Extreme,                       MarketWatch.com, hollywood.com, storerunner.com,
                                                      50% and National Geographic Society               Microsoft)                                                                                                                                                                 INTERNATIONAL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Disney Vacation Club               KABC Los Angeles                                                                      w/Reuters and AOL/TW);
  Martin) interactive photography technology; GE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sunday newspapers;                                                                                                               FOX, FX, Fox Family Channel, FXM                                                                                                                              Group, ESPN Books, ABC                                                                        Showtime Next, Showtime Women,                       Thirdage.com, Webvan, Switchboard Incorporated and
                                                     25%); American Movie Classics, Bravo,                                                          CNBC and A&E                                (75% w/ 25% MediaOne/AT&T)                                                                                                                                                                                                              Worldwide, Inc. (50% w/Saban)                                                                                                                                                                                     WLS Chicago                                                                       Technology: iBiquity Digital
   Cisco Industrial Networks (W/Cisco Systems)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         CHANNELS:                                                                                                  telemarketing                                                                                                               (50% w/AT&T), Fox Sports Net (stakes                                                  (resorts in Key West,                                                         Daytime Press                                                                      Showtime Family Zone, Nickelodeon, Noggin                     Medicalogic/Medscape, Inc.; Office.com, Content
                                                                                                                                             distributed in other countries                    Warner Bros.Television Animation                                                                                                                                                                                                      Regency Television (50% w/Monarchy
software, hardware and datasystems design; Talk Romance Classics, and Independent Film                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Vero Beach, FL, and                 WPVI Philadelphia                                                                   Corporation (73% w/Lucent                       (50% w/ and Sesame Workshop),
                                                     Channel (all 25% w/29% ATT and 46%                   TV STATIONS                       National GeographicWorldwide                        (75% w/ 25% MediaOne/AT&T)                                                              Owns outright or                                                                                                                              Entertprises); Fox Television Library                                                       of 40-50% in 21 regional sports
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         OTHER                                                         KGO San Francisco                                                                          Technologies)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Commerce, L.P., RX.com, Inc. and Wrenchead.com, Inc.,
     City, Inc. (joint venture) www.talkcity.com;
                                                      CABLE VISION); Much Music (12.5%                                                         (25% with 25% National                               Telepictures Productions                                                       equity stakes in: TBS and                               WEB ACCESS                                                                                                                                                 Fox News                 channels w/GE, Cablevision and ATT                                                       Hilton Head),
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         KTRK Houston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 MAGAZINES                                                                           Nickelodeon GAS, TV Land, Comedy Central                  MusicNewswire MovieTickets.com, Jobs.com, Beatnick,
Telescan (13.9%) investment analysis tools, stock                                                          WVTM Birmingham, AL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                through it's 38% stake in Cablevision),         Produces videocassettes and film       Disneyland, Disney                                                    Discover, Family Fun, Disney                                                               (50% w/37.5% AOL/TW and 12.5% AT&T),                        Inc.; Web design: Nvolve (90% w/10% AT&T) and
                                                                                                                                                     GeographicTV                               (75% w/ 25% MediaOne/AT&T)                                                        TNN in about 120 countries;                                   Road Runner
  market data; Intertainer Inc. (w/Comcast, Intel,   w/23% Cablevision and 14.5% ATT and                   KNBC Los Angeles, CA                                                                                                                                                     international versions of                             (37% w/34% TCI/AT&T,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   MOVIES                                                                                                                     National Geographic Channel (67% w/               strips for schools; licenses the    MGM Studios, Tokyo                WTVD Raleigh/Durham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Adventures, ESPN The Magazine                           BILLBOARDS                           TNN, CMT, The Movie Channel, Sundance                         Infoworks; Loudeye Technologies (digital media
                                                        50% Canadian media firm CHUM                                                             and 50% News Corp)                                  Castle Rock Television                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   manufacture and sale of posters        Disney (royalties on               KFSN Fresno, CA
Microsoft) Pay-per-view TV; SelfCare.com (about                                                             KNSD, San Diego, CA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Twentieth Century Fox, Fox                                                                                                            25% GE and National Geographic                                                                                                                           (80% Disney w/ 20% Hearst), Talk                                                                 Channel (50% w/Vivendi and Robert                     management) (Venture Capital Journal , May 1, 2000);
   80% with ValueVision) online women's health      LTD);Regional sports channels with News                  WVIT, Hartford, CT
                                                                                                                                                in 54 foreign countries                          HBO Independent Productions                                                        CNN, Cartoon Network,                              10% Microsoft, 10% Compaq,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Searchlight, Fox Animation Studios,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     CABLE & SATELLITE TV                                                                                                      and teaching aids; Sells cell art   revenues), Disneyland                 WJRT Flint, MI                                                                     Infinity Outdoor and TDI in US;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Redford), FLIX, BET and BET on Jazz.
                                                                                                                                            Bravo International (25% with                       (75% w/ 25% MediaOne/AT&T)                                                             HBO and Cinemax;                                 9% Advance Publications)                                                                                                                                                              Society), MSG (20% w/40% AT&T and                                                                                                                                (50% w/ 50% Hearst)                         Giraudy SA (73%) in France and                                                                       MTV and Rioport.com Inc. will sell downloadable music
      magazine; American POP! (25% w/75%              Corporation and Cablevision (through                    WTVS, Miami, FL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 from Disney animated films Sells        Paris (39%), Hong                 WTVG Toledo,OH                                                                                                                Internationally, channels owned in whole or
                                                                                                                                                      Cablevision)                                                                                                                  music video channels in                                   Cable Modems                           Twentieth Century Fox International                          DirecTV (currnet merger talks would give                                    40% Cablevision); TV Guide Channel,                                                                                                                                                                                  SMA S.p.A, in Italy.                                                                                          over MTV's Web sites
     Cablevision), Telocity (About 80% w/Value           regional programming partners);                     WMAQ, Chicago, IL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                merchandise through the Disney          Kong Disneyland                                                                                                                                                   in part throughout Europe, and in India,
                                                                                                                                                                                                               FRANCHISES                                                           Germany, Hungary, Asia;                                                                            (all 83%), Fox Studios Australia                           30% stake w/GM adn 10% combined for                                         TV Guide Sneak Prevue (44% w/ 44%
 Vision), Loudeye Technologies, Inc. (w/Microsoft,                                                         WCMH, Columbus, OH                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            (w/Lend Lease Corporation);                                                                                                                                                          Catalog; Disney Direct Marketing;      (43% w/57% Hong                                               NETWORKS                                                                                           Africa, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines,
                                                                                                                                                                                                              12.9 million subscribers                                            payTV services in Hungary,                           SATELLITE TV                                                                                               Microsoft and AT&T); international stakes                                     AT&T) text display of pay-per view
        AOL/ TW and Viacom) digital media                                                                   WNBC, New York, NY
                                                                                                                                                                                                             includes systems owned                                                 Czech Republic, Slovak                     Primestar (with TCI/AT&T, Advance                           distribution agreements w/                           include holding sin FOXTEL (50% w/Telstra                                      schedules; generates 65% of all PPV               GO Credit Card (w/ MBNA)             Kong government)                     ABC; Disney Channel; Toon Disney; Soap Net; ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN                          THEME PARKS                        Turkey, Bangladesh, Nepal and Malta, Latin                                PRODUCTION and
      management; Ralph Lauren Media (50%                                                                  WNCN, Raleigh-Durham,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Intertainment and MGM                              Corp., and Publishing and Braodcasting Ltd.);                                   orders; International holdings include                                                (planned for 2005),                    Classic, ESPNEWS and ESPN Regional Television (all 80% w/20%                                                                America, the Caribbean, Brazil, Taiwan,
    W/POLO RALPH LAUREN MEDIA) sales of                   TV PRODUCTION                                             NC                               Paxson Communications                                  Time Warner and Advance                                               Republic, Poland, Romania;                      Publications, MediaOne/AT&T,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Spruce Goose and                      Hearst); A&E, History Channel and Biography Channel (all 37.5% w/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Paramount Parks - 5 theme
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Australia, Russia, parts of China, Brunei,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SYNDICATION
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Publications, Time Warner alone                                                  Star Channel                                   Comcast and Cox)                                                                                          BskyB (40% w/25% Vivendi) in the UK;                                        stakes in Zee Network (50%), ESPN               PRODUCTION &                                                                                                                                              parks/attractions in the U.S. and Canada
Ralph Lauren products via Internet, TV and print;                                                          WCAU, Philadelphia, PA                   Corporation (32% with the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Queen Mary                                                                                                                                                     Thailand, Japan, Singapore, Philippines,                CBS Enterprises (includes King World and CBS Broadcast
                                                         NBC Productions, Radio City                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Sale pending to General Motors                                                                                     JskyB in Japan, and Star TV in India                                       Star (with AOL/TW), Channel V (50%                                                                                        37.5% Hearst and 25% GE); Lifetime and Lifetime Movie Network (50%               Carowinds in Charlotte, North Carolina;
                   Other new media:                        Television, Bravo Original                       WJAR, Providence, RI                   right acquire 49% w/Lowell                            and TimeWarner 75% with 25%                                                                                                                                                                  VIDEO                                                                                                                       with AOL/TW, EMI, SONY, and                  DISTRIBUTION                                                              w/50% Hearst); E! Entertainment Television and Style (40% Disney, 40%                                                        Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Hong Kong,                 International), Paramount Television, Spelling Television, Big
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MediaOne/ATT                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Great America in Santa Clara,
 CNBC-Dow Jones Business Video Service, NBC             Programming, IFC Productions,                         KXAS, Dallas, TX                     Paxson) 73 TV stations and                                                                                                                                                                                                           Fox Home Entertainment (83%)                                                            STATIONS                                          BERTELSMANN) and National                                                                                                                        Comcast, 20% AT&T);                                        California; Kings Dominion near        South Korea, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka,                 Ticket Television, Viacom Productions, Nickelodeon Studios,
                                                                                                                                                        PAX TV, a national                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ABC Entertainment Television                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               MTV Productions, Nicktoons Animation Studio
 Desktop Video, NBC Data Network, NBC Digital             Next Wave Films (all owned                       WRC, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                                                                                  CABLE                                                                                                                                                  WNYW and WWOR, New York; KTTV and KCOP, LA; WFLD,                     Geographic Channel (50% w/others);                                                                                         INTERNATIONAL CHANNELS: Disney (in Taiwan, the U.K., Australia,                 Richmond, Virginia; Kings Island near             Bangladesh, Nepal and Pakistan:
                                                                                                                                                      programming network                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Group (includes Buena Vista,
  Publishing, NBC Interactive Neighbothood, and            25% w/29% ATT and 46%                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Chicago; WTXF, Philadelphia; WFXT, Boston; KDFW and                  FOX Sports International (w/ATT)                                                                                        Malaysia, France, the Middle East, Spain, Italy, Germany, Latin America;        Cincinnati, Ohio; Wonderful near Toronto,
                     NBC Supernet                              CABLE VISION)
                                                                                                                                                                                                               SPORTS                                                                            PROVIDERS:                                  TELEPHONY                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Touchstone, Walt Disney, Imagine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           other planned for Brazil, Scandinavia and Central Europe); programs,                                                       STATIONS: WCBS, New York; KCBS, Los
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  12.8 million customers in wholly-owned and              Time Warner Telecom (37%)                                                                                      KDFI, Dallas; WTTG, Washington DC, WJBK, Detroit; WAGA,                                                                Television and ABC                                                                                                                                       Ontario; and Star Trek: The Experience at
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Hawks,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Angeles, CA; WBBM, Chicago; KYW and                                                           Up to the Minute
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Atlanta Thrashers, Goodwill                                               partially-owned systems (most with AT&T and                                                                                     INTERNATIONAL TV                           Atlanta; KRIV, Houston; WTVT, Tampa; WJW, Cleveland;                                                         Entertainment); ABC Productions                                                    owns or has equity interests in 19 ESPN channels in more than 140                       the Las Vegas Hilton                                                                                CBS NEWS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CNN                            some also with Advance-New house);stakes in                                                                                            Channels in Europe:                 KSAZ, Phoenix; KDVR, Denver; KTVI, St. Louis; WDAF,                                                                                                                                              countries; equity stakes in: HBO Ole , HBO Brasil ,TVA (Brazilian                                                       WPSG in Philadelphia; KPIX, San Francisco;
    BANKING AND FINANCE                                                                                                                                                                                    Games;Philips Arena                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             programmer and distribution company); Multicanal channels in Spain                                                        WBZ and WSBK, Boston; KTVT and KTXA,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Vox (49.9%),TM3 (66%),             Kansas City; WITI, Milwaukee; KSTU, Salt Lake City; WBRC,
                                                                                                                                         NBC NEWS                                                                                                                              some international telephony and cable operations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     (50% w/50% ATT);                                                                                Dallas; WDCA, Washington, DC; WKBD, and        CBS Evening News
    Mortgages, home equity and commercial                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Stream (35%)                   Birmingham; WHBQ, Memphis; WGHP, Greensboro; KTBC,                                                                   INTERNATIONAL TV                                                             STATIONS: WABC, New York; KABC, Los Angeles; WLS, Chicago;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MUSIC PUBLISHING                           WWJ, Detroit; WUPA, Atlanta, KTXH,                                                            CBS Morning News
     real estate loans; loans to airlines and                                                           The Today Show                                                                                                                                               CNN                         CHANNELS:                                                                                                         In Latin America: Canal Fox,           Austin; KPTV, Portland; KBHK (58%), San Francisco; KMSP                                                             The Disney Channel International                                                                                                                              Famous Music holds copyright to
          aircraft operators, car dealers,                  RETAIL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Cinecanal (20.2 %),                 (58%) Minneapolis; KUTP (58%) Phoenix; WUTB (58%),                                                                  Equity stakes in international
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            WPVI, Philadelphia ; KGO, San Francisco; KTRK, Houston; WTVD,                                                                  Houston; KSTW, Seattle; WCCO,
    manufacturers, financing companies and                                                                                                                               NBC Nightly News
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 HBO, Cinemax, (75% w/25% AT&T), Comedy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Telecine (12.5%)               Baltimore; WRBW (58%) Orlando; KMOL (58%) San Antonio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ABC                     Raleigh/Durham; KFSN, Fresno, CA; WJRT, Flint,MI; WTVG, Toledo, OH                 more than 100,000 musical works          Minneapolis; KCCO, Alexandria, MN; KCCW,              60 Minutes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Central (37.5% w/50% Viacom and 12.5% AT&T),                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     versions of ESPN and HBO;             ABC TV Network 224 affiliates                                                                                               (songs, scores, cues)
  their customers in the US, the UK, Ireland,            Montgomery Ward
                                                                                                                 Meet the Press                                                                                                                                                 Court TV (50% w/50% ATT), TBS, TNT, Cartoon                                             MAGAZINES                                  FOX Sports Americas (50%)                     and KTVX (being sold), Salt Lake City; Satellite                                                             NetStar, The Sports Network, Les
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Walker, MN; WTOG, Tampa-St. Petersburg;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Face the Nation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 CNN Headline News                                                                                                                          TV Guide, (TV Guide Ultimate Cable and                                                       Primestar and DirecTV-- (Current merger talks would give 30%                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sarasota, FL; WFOR, Miami-Ft. Lauderdale;
  Portugal, France, Spain, Italy, Sweden and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Network (Europe, Latin America, and Asia/Pacific),                                                                                In Asia:Channel V (with others)                                                                                                                                     Reseau des Sports                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     60 Minutes II
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Celebrity Dish) The Weekly Standard;                   STAR News;Zee India TV                 stake w/GM and 10% combined for Microsoft and AT&T);                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        WBFS, Miami; KCNC, Denver; KMAX,
 Denmark; handles credit card operations for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Turner Classic Movies, CNN International, CNN en                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Primetime                                TOWNS                                                                         Sacramento; KDKA and WNPA, Pittsburgh;
   retailers, including application processing,                                                                                                                   Dateline NBC                                                                                                  Espanol, and CNN/Sports Illustrated; TVKO (75%                              distribution unit handles also publications                  and Zee TV (50%);                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           LICENSING
  sales authorization, customer services and                                                                                  Weekend Today                                                    THEME PARKS                                                         CNNfn         w/25% AT&T);Music Choice and Music Choice                                    from Bauer Publishing L.P., Reader's                      STAR Sports (50%)                                                                                                                                                           ABC News
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Developed Celebration, FL, a                    Viacom Consumer Products;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         WJZ, Baltimore; WNDY, Indianapolis;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 48 Hours                          CBS News Sunday Morning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Digest, PRIMEDIA, Weider Publishing,               Phoenix Chinese Channel (45%)                                        TV PRODUCTION                                                                                                                                                                                                    4,900-acre town                                                                  WWHO, Columbus, OH; KUTV, Salt Lake
  collection services in the US, UK, Austria,                    INSURANCE                                                                                                                  Sea World and Movie World          CNN/Sports Illustrated                              Europe(w/Sony, EMI, General Instrument)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Nickelodeon Consumer Products;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Consumer Union, Essence                            Phoenix Movies (45%)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             City; KUSG-TV, St. George, UT; WGNT,
 France, Ireland, Germany, The Netherlands,                                                                                                                                                   in Austrailia (w/Village                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Twentieth Century Fox Television and Fox Television Studios (83%), Fox Television                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hamilton Projects -- licenses
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Communications, Emmis Corporation,                        Viva Cinema (50%)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Norfolk; WUPL, New Orleans; KAUT,
  Italy, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Switzerland,      health, accident and long-term care insurance, and                                TRANSPORTATION                                                                                                                                   PRODUCTION/PROGRAMMING:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        World New Tonight                                   This Week                                                                          Spelling properties and third-party
 the Czech Republic, Japan, Thailand, Hong
                                                                                                                                                                                              Roadshow Ltd., 78%)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     OTHER                                                                                                                  McGraw-Hill, The World Almanac (all 44%                              •••
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Studios Regency Television (w/New Regency Enterprises), TV Guide Television                   OTHER THEMED                                                                                                                                                                        clients; also represents third-party
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Oklahoma City; KEYE, Austin; KSCC,                                The Early Show             Saturday Early Show
                                                      investment and retirement plans, plus specialty                                                                                                                                                                          Warner Bros. Television, Telepictures Productions,                                                                                                                          Productions (44% w/ 44% AT&T); XYZ Entertainment Pty. Ltd. cable television                                                                                                                                                               WEB                                                                               Wichita; WFRV, Green Bay-Appleton, WI;
    Kong, China, Brazil, Australia, Indonesia      insurance, principally excess workers' compensation,            owns/manages almost 900 aircraft, leases about 1 million cars and                                                                                           Castle Rock Television;Witt Thomas Productions,                                            w/ 44% AT&T)                            various satellite joint ventures
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       programming in the Asia-Pacific region (50% ATT w/ 50% Foxtel [partnership between
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ENTERTAINMENT                                                                                                                                                                            clients, including Comedy
                                                                                                                     trucks, over 350,000 dry freight, refrigerated and double vans,                            Warner Bros. Consumer Products (75% w/25% AT&T)                                                                                                                                                     including STAR in Asia and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       WJMN, Escanaba, MI; WHDF-TV, Huntsville,
      and India; finances acquisitions and          medical malpractice, errors and omissions coverage                                                                                                                                                                         Warner Bros. Television Animation (Hanna Barbera                                                                                                                       News Corp., Telstra Corp., and Publishing and Broadcasting Ltd.]); Main Event Television         ESPN Zone: (80% with Hearst)                        Good Morning America                                        ABC.com, ABCNews.com, Oscar.com (with the Academy of                    Central's South Park, the U.S.
                                                                                                                    about another 98,000 tractors, trucks and trailers through Penske                           licenses include rights to DC Comics, Hanna-Barbera                                                                                                                                                     FOXTEL in Australia                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AL; Operates WTVX, West Palm Beach;
       business expansion; owns stock in                 for insurance agents, libel and allied torts                                                                                                                                                                           and Looney Toons); also, some HBO divisions,                                                                                                                          (33.3% ATT w/ 33.3% each Optus and Foxtel [News Corp., Telstra Corp., and Publishing               sports-themed restaurants;                                                          Nightline                 Motion Picture Arts and Sciences), Mr. Showbiz, Disney.com,             Postal Service, Jeep, Red Dog
                                                                                                                      Leasing (limited partnership), specialized trailers and marine                                 characters and Harry Potter; Turner Learning                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               WLWC, Providence, RI
     companies in retail, financial services,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Warner Library of 6,500 feature films, 32,000                                                                                                                         and Broadcasting Ltd.]) produces Main Event and adults only PPV channels in Australia           DisneyQuest: virtual, interactive                                                                                 ESPN.com, NFL.com, NBA.com, Toysmart.com (61%):                           Beer, Campbell's Soup
   telecommunications, healthcare, food and                                                                        shipping containers (with Sea Containers Ltd) and 190,000 railcars                         (instructional programs for classrooms with programming            television titles and 13,500 cartoons; stake in                                                                                                                                                                                                                      adventure complex; WDW Resort,                                                                                  education toy retailer; Soccernet.com; SportsTicker, supplier of
 beverage, cable and broadcasting industries                                                                                                                                                                         from CNN, TNT, TCM, and Cartoon Network)                                      Oxygen Media                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Chicago, Philadelphia                                                                                                    real- time sports news and scores



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