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  1. BBC Dramas, Kids Shows Among First to Benefit From U.K. TV, Animation Tax Credits

    7:46 am 8/16/2013

    Jane Austen-inspired mystery mini series "Death Comes to Pemberley," crime drama "By Any Means" and kids show "Sarah and Duck" have been guaranteed tax breaks.Read more

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  2. Scotland Yard Won't Investigate BBC Severance Payments

    4:37 am 8/16/2013

    Some called for a fraud probe of payouts that exceeded contractual promises, but the London police says there was "insufficient evidence of dishonesty or criminal misconduct."Read more

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  3. Former BBC Radio DJ Charged With 12 Counts of Sexual Offenses

    9:12 am 8/15/2013

    Dave Lee Travis is accused of indecent and sexual assaults between 1977 and 2007 on victims aged 15-29.Read more

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  4. BBC Denies 'Sun' Report Claiming $232,000 Was Wasted During Thailand Shoot

    8:26 am 8/13/2013

    The tabloid, owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, had said that a crew working on "Sun, Sex and Suspicious Parents" partied after a change in the production schedule.Read more

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  5. BBC Names Jeff Anderson Head of Daytime Production

    1:06 am 8/13/2013

    In the newly created post, he will oversee daytime content for the BBC Factual Production unit as the U.K. public broadcaster continues to fine-tune its team under director general Tony Hall.Read more

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  6. Jim Henson Co.'s BBC 'Puppet Game Show' Draws 2.5 Million U.K. Viewers in Debut

    6:44 am 8/12/2013

    The show, which combines elements of game shows and sitcoms and features celebrity guests, got mixed reviews.Read more

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  7. BBC Boss Calls in Auditor in Review of Excessive Severance Pay Cases

    2:01 am 8/12/2013

    Britain's finance watchdog recently found that the U.K. public broadcaster gave former top executives higher payouts than contractually required. Read more

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  8. Scotland Yard Mulls BBC Fraud Probe (Report)

    3:22 am 8/9/2013

    Politicians have criticized severance payments to former top executives of the U.K. public broadcaster that exceeded contractual promises.Read more

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  9. BBC Talk Star Graham Norton Earned $4 Million in Latest Year

    12:07 am 8/8/2013

    Despite the BBC's vow to reduce pay for big-name talent, his hosting fees from the U.K. public broadcaster alone are believed to top $1.5 million.Read more

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  10. BBC Starts Identifying Unauthenticated Amateur Footage Used in News Shows

    2:20 am 8/7/2013

    A review found that most user-generated videos and pictures shown during the U.K. public broadcaster's coverage of the Arab Spring were not identified as such.Read more

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