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White House confirms: Trump talked to Murdoch about Disney deal

CNN News Feed - 3 hours 33 min ago
Disney's $52.4 billion deal to acquire a significant portion of 21st Century Fox has earned the blessing of President Trump, though he reportedly first needed to be assured that Fox News wouldn't change hands.
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'Child care deserts' are leaving rural parents with few options

CNN News Feed - 5 hours 1 min ago
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'Sunday Night Football' takes a big hit as NFL ratings still struggle

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 22:57
The NFL's premiere game of the week took a big hit in TV ratings on Sunday night, despite it being a close game.
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Murdoch: 'Nonsense' that sexual harassment claims hurt Fox's bottom line

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 22:50
21st Century Fox executive co-chairman Rupert Murdoch brushed off the sexual harassment scandals that have roiled Fox News over the past few years, saying they have not been harmful for the Fox News' bottom line.
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Net neutrality repeal: Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and internet providers react

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 22:03
The vote to roll back net neutrality rules on Thursday was slammed by tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Netflix. But the move was applauded by internet service providers.
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Disney doubles down on sports, despite ESPN woes

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 21:40
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Trump's antitrust team will be working overtime on Disney-Fox deal

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:58
A month after it sued to block AT&T's purchase of Time Warner, President Trump's Justice Department has another big media deal to scrutinize: Disney's planned acquisition of most of 21st Century Fox.
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Cruise control designs could solve traffic jams, study suggests

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:45
Phantom traffic jams, in which cars suddenly screech to a dead stop on highways for no apparent reason, have long annoyed drivers.
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Another battle of giants: Amazon and Google

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:18
Amazon and Google are fighting an increasingly ugly battle that could drag their customers and their future business plans down with them.
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Walmart is letting workers get paid whenever they want

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:13
Walmart is teaming up with Silicon Valley to make payday come early for its employees.
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Disney is buying itself a messy TV deal in Europe

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:08
Disney has just bought itself a very messy deal in Europe.
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Refinery29 laying off 34 employees, citing a 'turbulent moment'

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 19:55
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News flash! U.S. economy already looks strong

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 19:33
Does America really need another tax cut to boost the economy? President Trump and many Republicans in Congress think so. But if you look at the latest economic data, it looks like consumers are doing just fine.
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Will 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' beat 'The Force Awakens' at the box office?

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 19:17
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" lands in theaters Thursday night and its biggest competition at the box office this weekend is not another big opening, but rather, a previous "Star Wars" film.
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Apple's wildly pricey iMac Pro is here

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 18:12
Apple has released its most expensive computer: iMac Pro.
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New York Times names A.G. Sulzberger as new publisher

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:49
Arthur Sulzberger Jr. is handing the reins of The New York Times Company to his son Arthur Gregg Sulzberger -- a long-expected moment of generational change for the family-controlled newspaper.
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For many, the rent is still too damn high

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:04
Millions of Americans can't afford their rent.
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In rural America, building the Internet for everyone has stalled

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:54
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Bob Iger is the undisputed king of Hollywood

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:51
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What the Disney-Fox deal means for Marvel, 'Avatar,' and streaming

CNN News Feed - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:50
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