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Government Gives All Clear To Discovery/All3Media Deal

The Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission are OK with Discovery and Liberty Global's $930 million 50-50 joint venture to acquire...

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Report: No Sprint, T-Mobile deal before September

Sprint and T-Mobile are unlikely to announce their rumored and highly anticipated merger before September...

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FCC approves $1B Allbritton TV sale to Sinclair

Sinclair Broadcast Group won final regulatory approval for the $985 million purchase of Allbritton Communications’...

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NYT: Multibillion-dollar mergers will drive up prices

The New York Times editorial board is pushing back on the proposed and reported multibillion mergers in the media and communications industries...

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AT&T Open to RFD If DirecTV Deal Okayed

AT&T signaled Thursday that RFD-TV could get U-Verse carriage if the telecom's proposed combination with satellite operator DirecTV...

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AT&T/DirecTV Gets Hotter Seat In Senate

The AT&T/DirecTV deal got a bit rougher treatment at the hands of both witnesses and legislators...

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Sens. Raise Comcast/TWC Hearing Concerns With FCC, Justice

en. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Mike Lee (R-Utah) the chair and ranking members of the Senate Antitrust Subcommittee, respectively...

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House Judiciary Takes Measured View of AT&T/DirecTV

he opening of what will be a bicameral review of the proposed AT&T/DirecTV merger Tuesday began in the House Judiciary...

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Twitter Acquires SnappyTV

Confirming its belief that television will be a focal point for social media for the foreseeable future, Twitter announced...

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O'Rielly To FCC: Don’t Put Your Head in the Sand

FCC commissioner Michael O'Rielly is likening the FCC to an ostrich in its response to massive marketplace changes—stubbornly...

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