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Cox acquires major stake in Unite Private Networks, deepens metro fiber portfolio

Cox Communications is acquiring a large stake in Unite Private Networks, bolstering its metro and regional fiber portfolio across a number of Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets. The cable provider joins Ridgemont Equity Partners and the company's management team as a major shareholder in UPN.

Level 3 fiber cut disrupts TWC, Cox Internet service in the Northeast

An accidental fiber cut on Level 3 Communications' fiber network disrupted service for Time Warner Cable and Cox customers in the Northeast.

Cox brings 1 Gbps service to middle Georgia, lays greater challenge to AT&T

Cox Communications is bringing its 1 Gbps show to the middle Georgia market, laying a greater challenge to AT&T and other gigabit players in the state.

Scripps tells Cox it wants to buy out its 35% stake in Travel Channel

Scripps Networks Interactive is looking to assume complete ownership of the Travel Channel and has told Cox Communications that it plans to buy out the MSO's 35 percent stake in the cable channel.

Cox reaches retrans deal with Nexstar, restores Super Bowl in Las Vegas

Cox Communications has agreed to terms on a new broadcast retransmission deal with Nexstar Broadcasting Group, ending a five-day blackout that threatened to pre-empt the Super Bowl in several markets, including Las Vegas.

Cox lights 1 Gig residential Internet service in Oklahoma

Cox is now officially offering its 1 Gbps broadband Gigablast service to select customers in Oklahoma City and Tulsa, laying a new challenge to AT&T.

Cox begins lighting 1 Gbps service in DC Metro area

Cox Communications has begun rolling out its 1 Gbps Gigablast service for residential customers in Northern Virginia, making it one of the first service providers to offer such a service in the D.C. Metro area.

Cox moves along with white-label X1 rollout

After conducting trials in San Diego of a white-label version of Comcast's X1 video platform, Cox Communications said it is now offering the product to all customers in that Southern California market.

Cox set to join the online video aggregation race with Flare MeTV

Cox Communications is set to throw its hat into the ring full of online video services offered by pay-TV operators.

Scottsdale delays Google Fiber deal over Cox's lawsuit

The Scottsdale, Ariz., City Council has delayed a decision over granting Google Fiber a video services license until the Oct. 20 meeting  so it could meet with Cox Communications to discuss the cable MSO's beef with the city of Tempe over that city's approval of a similar deal with Google.