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  1. BBC Chief Tony Hall Unveils Plan to Boost Diversity

    3:36 am 6/20/2014

    The U.K. public broadcaster aims to increase onscreen representation of minority ethnic groups from 10.4 percent to 15 percent by 2017, and staff levels from 8.3 percent to 15 percent by 2020.Read more

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  2. BBC Worldwide Latin America Opens Miami Headquarters

    2:45 pm 6/18/2014

    The new facilities will serve as the hub for the network’s Latin American and U.S. Hispanic operation. Read more

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  3. Monty Python Stars Criticize BBC, Say It's 'Destructive' for Creatives

    2:31 am 6/18/2014

    John Cleese says "there's an awful amount of crap" in comedy, Terry Gilliam notes the U.K. public broadcaster is "executive-heavy" and Eric Idle discusses a series of stage shows at London's O2 Arena next month.Read more

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  4. Titan Comics Announces 'Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor' Series

    10:44 am 6/17/2014

    New comic book by "2000AD" veteran creators will join publisher's "The Tenth Doctor" and "The Eleventh Doctor" monthly series in October.Read more

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  5. 'Danger Mouse' to Return to U.K. TV With New Episodes After 23 Years

    2:30 am 6/17/2014

    The animated ITV show, a hit in the 1980s and early 1990s and one of the first British series syndicated in the U.S., will return on BBC kids network CBBC.Read more

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  6. BBC Unveils Music Awards Show, Genesis Documentary

    6:03 am 6/16/2014

    The U.K. broadcaster says its initiatives show its "strongest commitment to music in 30 years," including country music programming and the Genesis film that will reunite the band members for the first time since 1975. Read more

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  7. World Cup: BBC Backs 'Monotonous' Commentator After Twitter Backlash

    2:04 am 6/16/2014

    British soccer fans, including Ricky Gervais, criticized former Manchester United player Phil Neville for his commentary during the weekend's England-Italy clash.Read more

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  8. Analyst Calls ITV Top Stock Pick, Cites Improved Ad Trends, World Cup

    2:35 am 6/12/2014

    "Suggestions that advertising momentum is improving around the World Cup should help" investor sentiment, says Liberum's Ian Whittaker.Read more

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  9. BBC Orders Zombie Apocalypse Game Show

    4:12 am 6/5/2014

    "I Survived A Zombie Apocalypse," from Endemol's Tiger Aspect will air on BBC Three, the U.K. public broadcaster's youth network, is set to go online-only in late 2015.Read more

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  10. China Tightens Media Controls on 25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Crackdown

    7:03 am 6/4/2014

    Social media and traditional outlets alike have been blocked to ensure there are no public displays of dissent on the anniversary of the massacre.Read more

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