Turner Broadcasting System


Turner Broadcasting System
(abbr TBS)
the television system created by Ted Turner from the single station he bought in Atlanta in 1976. He began CNN in 1980 as part of TBS, which also now includes the TBS SuperStation, Turner Network Television, the Cartoon Network, the Atlanta Braves baseball team and the Atlanta Hawks basketball team. TBS became part of Time Warner in 1996.

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