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  1. BBC In-House Producers Will Get Chance to Make Shows for Other Networks‎

    1:56 am 7/10/2014

    "Competition is good for the BBC, and I want more of it," says Tony Hall, the head of the U.K. public broadcaster, about changes that also will allow more independent productions on BBC channels.Read more

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  2. Former BBC Chair Chris Patten to Advise Pope on Vatican Media Operations

    11:23 am 7/9/2014

    A committee he will chair will focus on how to further develop the Roman Catholic church's media outlets, which include a newspaper, a TV and radio station and digital media.Read more

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  3. BBC America, 'Downton Abbey' Maker to Co-Produce Historical Drama 'Last Kingdom'

    10:27 am 7/9/2014

    The adaptation of Bernard Cornwell's best-selling book series The Saxon Stories, which has drawn comparisons to "Game of Thrones," will air on BBC Two in the U.K.Read more

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  4. World Cup: BBC Commentator Apologizes After German Anthem Gaffe

    4:14 am 7/9/2014

    Steve Wilson referenced the old lyrics that haven't been used since the end of World War II and Nazi rule in Germany.Read more

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  5. Anne Morrison Named BAFTA Chair

    12:11 am 7/9/2014

    UPDATED: The BBC veteran succeeds John Willis, who will serve as deputy chair for a year.Read more

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  6. 'Doctor Who' Scripts Leaked, BBC Worldwide Apologizes

    6:52 am 7/7/2014

    The commercial arm of the U.K. public broadcaster urges people not to share spoilers after five scripts of the upcoming season with new lead Peter Capaldi made their way online.Read more

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  7. BBC's 'Danger Mouse' Remake: Some Male Characters to Be Turned Into Females

    2:14 am 7/7/2014

    Some characters that were male in the original animated series will now be female as the U.K. public broadcaster looks to make female characters more prominent in kids shows.Read more

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  8. Wimbledon: Andy Murray's Loss‎ Peaks With 2.7 Million Viewers for BBC

    1:23 am 7/3/2014

    The Scottish star's quarterfinals defeat to ‎Grigor Dimitrov is expected to see the U.K. public broadcaster focus its coverage on a new generation of top players.Read more

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  9. Wimbledon: Kate Middleton, Prince William Watch Andy Murray Lose

    11:19 am 7/2/2014

    The Scottish star's quarterfinal exit sets Twitter alight, with some referencing an upcoming independence referendum in Scotland.Read more

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  10. 'Sherlock' to Return With Special Before Fourth Season

    6:16 am 7/2/2014

    The BBC One hit starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman will begin shooting the special in January 2015, with new episodes shooting later next year.Read more

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