Consumers Union

DirecTV questioning


Even though most analysts believe Washington antitrust cops will ultimately approve News Corp.'s $6.6 billion deal with DirecTV, topper Rupert Murdoch has been put through the paces this week.

  • Biz

FCC probes cable rates


WASHINGTON — Soaring cable rates may have earned cablers kudos on Wall Street, but they have also stirred up a hornets’ nest in Washington, where the Federal Communications Commission has begun…