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  1. Al Jazeera America Sues AT&T Over Its Refusal to Carry the Network

    7:04 pm 8/20/2013

    "AT&T's decision to unilaterally delete Al Jazeera America presented us with circumstances that were untenable -- an affiliate that has willfully and knowingly breached its contractual obligations," the news channel says.Read more

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  2. David Shuster Joining Al Jazeera America

    7:42 am 8/9/2013

    The former MSNBC anchor and Current TV correspondent joins the channel ahead of its launch later this month.Read more

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  3. Al Jazeera America Announces U.S. Bureaus and Correspondents

    12:09 pm 7/30/2013

    In anticipation of its Aug. 20 launch and takeover of Current TV, the news network announces the 12 cities where it will have hubs.Read more

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  4. Al Jazeera America Taps CNN's Joie Chen To Anchor Nightly News Program

    7:05 am 7/24/2013

    After spending more than a decade at the rival network, she will front the forthcoming channel's "America Tonight" beginning Aug. 20.Read more

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  5. Al Jazeera America: Can Oil Money Buy Relevance for the Controversial Network?

    5:00 am 7/18/2013

    With a half-billion-dollar price tag and boldface talent like Soledad O'Brien, the network races toward its launch -- but big questions remain.Read more

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  6. Al Jazeera Sport Buys English Premier League Soccer TV Rights for Middle East

    5:08 am 7/16/2013

    The network acquires broadcast rights for three years, with its head saying the deal will help "extend further our portfolio of top European soccer."Read more

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  7. Veteran Correspondent Sheila MacVicar Joins Al Jazeera America

    6:25 am 7/15/2013

    The journalist who has worked for ABC, CBS and CNN will report for AJA's nightly news program "America Tonight."Read more

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  8. Bob Wheelock Named Senior EP at Al Jazeera America

    11:52 am 6/18/2013

    The veteran ABC News producer first joined Al Jazeera English in 2012 and has been working on the launch of the new channel. Read more

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  9. Hong Kong Filmart: Rise in Exhibitors and Buyers Amid a Slow Market

    10:14 pm 3/25/2013

    While organizers report a 10 percent rise in attending delegates, reps speak of a slow market devoid of showpiece launches. Read more

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  10. Al Jazeera Children's Channel Licenses Disney Shows, FIlms

    6:56 am 3/13/2013

    The deal will bring such hits as "Cars," "Phineas and Ferb" and "Zeke and Luther" to millions of homes in the Middle East and North Africa.Read more

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