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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Al Gore Dogged by Questions About Al Jazeera Deal on Book Tour

    4:12 pm 1/31/2013

    The vice president is spending more time defending Current TV's sale to the Qatar network than talking about his new book on global warming.Read more

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  10. Al Jazeera America Could Push CNN's Revamp in New Directions (Analysis)

    3:07 pm 1/6/2013

    But only if it can overcome misperceptions and cable carriage woes, writes THR's chief TV critic Tim Goodman.Read more

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