Monday , May 1 2017

Fox, Blackstone considering bid for Tribune Media

21st Century Fox and the private equity firm Blackstone are in talks to launch a bid for Tribune Media, one of the nation’s largest television broadcasting companies, a source with knowledge of the matter said Sunday. The deal currently under discussion would see Blackstone and Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox ...

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Kelly Ripa teases the end of her hunt for a co-host


Kelly Ripa returns to ‘Live’ Kelly Ripa’s nearly year-long hunt for a “Live” co-host appears to be over. The ABC host took to Twitter on Sunday to reveal that she will make an announcement during Monday’s show. “We’re going to need a bigger mug. #TuneInToLive #BigAnnouncement #LiveKellyCohost,” Ripa tweeted. She ...

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Venezuela raises minimum wage again


Why Venezuelans are protesting Venezuela’s president hiked the nation’s minimum wage another 60% on Sunday in response to the country’s ongoing economic crisis. President Nicolas Maduro announced the change on his weekly television show. It’s the latest in a series of hefty increases to the minimum wage that have been ...

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NYT subscribers dropping paper over climate column


Are journalists getting ‘tone’ of Trump coverage right? A new columnist at The New York Times and his views on climate change have prompted some readers to cancel their subscriptions in protest. In his first column for the Times, Bret Stephens said advocates for climate policy can take a lesson ...

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Alfa Romeo is back and it’s a blast


The Alfa Romeo Quadrifoglio is a blast to drive, about as much fun as any sedan ever. The price is high, though. The Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio is just about the most fun, in the most everyday situations, of any car four-door sedan I’ve ever driven. It’s sharp, it’s powerful, ...

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The Buzz — Investment and Stock Market News


The Buzz — Investment and Stock Market News All Markets and Investing News all the time 2016-04-09T21:29:04Z Paul R. La Monica 2014-11-15T14:36:40Z 2014-11-15T13:00:37Z The rift between Taylor Swift and Spotify shows just how tough the music business is right now. Streaming songs for a small cut ...

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