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  1. Al Jazeera, BBC Hold Silent Vigil for Journalists Jailed in Egypt (Video)

    5:27 am 6/24/2014

    To protest the jailing of three Al Jazeera English journalists in Egypt, BBC staff gathered outside the broadcaster's headquarters in London and stood in silence, wearing black tape across their mouths.Read more

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  2. Australia to Pressure Egypt Over Jailed Al Jazeera Journalists

    12:25 am 6/24/2014

    The parents of Australian journalist Peter Greste, who was sentenced to seven years in prison by a Cairo court, spoke out against the decision, saying they will continue working for his freedom. Read more

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  3. Hollywood Docket: 'Blurred Lines'; Fox News Age Discrimination; 'Idol' Defamation

    6:19 am 6/18/2014

    A roundup of entertainment law news including a settlement of price-fixing accusations against Apple.Read more

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  4. Al Jazeera Sues Egypt for Damaging Business

    12:08 am 4/29/2014

    The Qatari media group is demanding $150 million in compensation from Egypt's military rulers, who Al-Jazeera claims have engaged in a "sustained campaign" against the news channel and its journalists.Read more

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  5. Al Jazeera Eying Bid for Turkish Pay-TV Group Digiturk (Report)

    6:25 am 12/19/2013

    Turkish media giant Dogan and Turk Telekom has already put in bids for Digiturk, which holds exclusive rights to Turkey’s Super League soccer tournament.Read more

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  6. Ann Curry's Options Dwindle as $12 Million NBC News Contract Nears Window

    6:00 am 12/11/2013

    UPDATED: The former "Today" host is testing the waters as her NBC deal ends, but a high-profile gig at a place like Al Jazeera could prove elusive.Read more

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  7. Al Jazeera America Arrives on Time Warner Cable

    8:16 am 12/6/2013

    The cable news network says it now reaches 55 million homes in the U.S.Read more

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  8. Al Jazeera Picks Up Singaporean-Norwegian Children's Series at ATF

    6:30 am 12/4/2013

    "Ella Bella Bingo," the August Media Holdings program aimed at pre-schoolers, will air on Jeem TV.Read more

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  9. Dawn Bridges, Formerly of Time Inc. and Warner Music, Joins Al Jazeera America

    1:56 pm 11/14/2013

    The veteran executive is named executive vp corporate communications at the newly launched news network.Read more

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  10. FBI: State Senator Took Bribes to Influence Film Tax Credit Legislation (Report)

    9:40 am 10/31/2013

    Ronald Calderon allegedly accepted $60,000 after telling undercover agents posing as movie execs he would help them lower the budget threshold for films eligible for the movie tax incentive.Read more

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