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  1. Robert De Niro Dedicates Friars Club Award to Robin Williams at Raucous, Star-Studded Gala

    12:35 pm 10/8/2014

    The non-roast still featured a few zings at the guest of honor along with jokes about Larry King, Ryan Seacrest, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (Hi, Ricky Gervais) and the event itselfRead more

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  2. How Larry King Helped Put Ora.TV on the Map

    6:00 am 11/15/2013

    Backed by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, the digital platform continues to grow following the launch of King's talk show "Larry King Now" in July 2012. Read more

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  3. Carlos Slim, Other Shareholder Plan $670 Million Capital Boost for Austrian Cable Group

    12:19 am 8/28/2013

    Telekom Austria will earmark the cash for expansion plans, including via an upcoming auction of high-speed mobile frequencies.Read more

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  4. Shazam Gets $40M Investment From Carlos Slim-Owned Company

    5:53 am 7/8/2013

    The audio recognition service has entered into a strategic partnership with Mexican telecom company America Movil, part of a conglomerate built by the world's richest man, to help it grow and expand into Latin America.Read more

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  5. Carlos Slim Bullish on the New York Times at Milken Conference

    3:54 pm 4/29/2013

    The Mexican billionaire, the newspaper's second-biggest investor, also disputed being a monopolist in his native country.Read more

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  6. America Movil Scores Olympics Rights in Latin America

    11:29 am 3/22/2013

    The telecom company is owned by Carlos Slim, the richest man on the planet. Read more

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  7. Carlos Slim Tops Forbes' Billionaires List; Rupert Murdoch is 91st

    7:06 am 3/4/2013

    George Lucas, Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg also make the list, though their single-digit billions put them low on the totem pole.Read more

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  8. Italian Fashion Designers Dolce and Gabbana Become Billionaires Amid Rising Demand for Luxury Goods

    3:25 am 1/17/2013

    They join the latest Bloomberg Billionaires Index, which ranks Zara boss Amancio Ortega right behind Mexican businessman Carlos Slim and Microsoft's Bill Gates. Read more

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  9. MIPCOM 2012: Televisa CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean on Going Global, Teaming With Lionsgate and Taking On Carlos Slim

    8:49 am 10/10/2012

    The head of the Spanish media giant received this year’s personality of the year award.Read more

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  10. Larry King's Age Not a Concern at New Internet Network Ora.tv

    11:40 am 3/12/2012

    The former CNN interviewer, who is launching a new show for the digital TV venture, will "surprise" people, executive Jon Housman tells THR.Read more

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