Holds 66% of the publicly traded Hearst-Argyle Corp., which has 27 television stations, reaching 17.5% of households in the country.MAGAZINES
Publishes 16, including Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Harper's Bazaar, SmartMoney (together with Dow Jones), and O, The Oprah MagazineNEWSPAPERS
Owns 12 dailies, including the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, and Midland (Tex.) Reporter-Telegram.ENTERTAINMENT
Has a 20% stake in ESPN, a 37.5% stake in A&E, and 50% of Lifetime cable networks. Also owns King Features Syndicate.INTERACTIVE
Owns drugstore.com, genealogy.com, and a 30% stake in iVillage.com.BUSINESS MEDIA
Owns 20 business-to-business services and databases, including inventory service Stocknet.