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  1. UTV grows with games, ani prod'n

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    Indian entertainment powerhouse UTV Software Communications Ltd. is pushing into the potential growth fields of video games and feature animation production.Read more

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  2. Google begins limited test of radio ads

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    Google Inc. said on Thursday it has completed the development of its widely anticipated radio advertising system and begun a limited test allowing customers to buy ads via its online ad-buying system.Read more

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  3. Time Warner flags DirecTV over NFL ads

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    Time Warner Cable has filed suit against DirecTV, alleging that the satellite company falsely said several NFL Network games wouldn't be shown in local markets.Read more

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  4. Carey battles porn star over stage name

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    Grammy-winning pop singer Mariah Carey is trying to block porn star-turned politician Mary Carey from trademarking her similar-sounding stage name, saying that fans could get the two performers confused.Read more

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  5. RAI, former execs hit with fine

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    ROME -- Six former officials at Italian state broadcaster RAI received two salaries during their employment, a breach that has resulted in hefty fines for the broadcaster and the individual officials.Read more

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  6. 56 songs qualify to vie for Oscar

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    Fifty-six songs from eligible feature-length motion pictures have qualified to vie in the best original song category at the 79th Annual Academy Awards.Read more

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  7. Tower execs get bankruptcy bonuses

    4:00 am 12/9/2006

    Two top executives who remain at the defunct Tower Records will collect undisclosed bonuses under an order signed by a bankruptcy judge this week.Read more

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  8. 6 AFI nods for Aussie Oscar hopeful

    4:00 am 12/8/2006

    SYDNEY -- Boosting its Oscar hopes, Rolf De Heer and Peter Djigirr's bawdy indigenous-language feature "Ten Canoes" dominated at Thursday night's Australian Film Institute Awards, Australia's most prestigious film and television prizes.Read more

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  9. Street signals approval of Liberty-News deal

    4:00 am 12/8/2006

    Wall Street observers Thursday largely gave a thumbs-up to the expected terms of a deal between Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and John Malone's Liberty Media, with many suggesting that the transaction could boost both companies' shares.Read more

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  10. CanWest eyes sale of Network Ten stake

    4:00 am 12/8/2006

    TORONTO -- Canadian broadcaster CanWest Global Communications Corp. on Thursday sent its strongest signal yet that it may sell its majority 56.4% stake in Australian broadcaster Network Ten by rejigging a possible deal for minority shareholders. <br />Read more

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