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VARIETY: The Weather Channel cabler will return to the lineup of Verizon Fios next week after a four-year absence. Weather Channel, now owned by Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, was dropped by Verizon Fios in March 2015. Weather Channel had been a staple of the cable TV bundle since its launch in 1982, but...

Chief Executive of Entertainments Studios, Byron Allen, joins the list of the most influential people in Los Angeles chosen by the LA Business Journal. In May, Allen was tapped as an equity and content partner for Diamond Sports Group, a new division created by Sinclair Broadcast...

Jon Lafayette A few days after taking part in Sinclair Broadcast Group’s acquisition of 21 regional sports channels from The Walt Disney Co., Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has struck again, agreeing to buy Bayou City Broadcasting’s four TV stations for $165 million. Allen also owns The Weather...