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AT&T-Time Warner Merger To Expand Corporate, State Control Of Media

AT&T, the telecommunications and cable TV colossus, announced Saturday that it has struck a deal to acquire the pay TV and entertainment giant Time Warner. The merger, if approved by the Justice Department and US regulatory agencies under the next administration, will create a corporate entity with unprecedented control over both the distribution and content of news and entertainment. 1,089 more words

Economic Report

AT&T / DirecTV via Internet Has A Brain Fart

So I was watching WestWorld (HBO) after having seen a review of it and realizing that it wasn’t the old Movie I was seeing come around on the HBO menu, but an HBO Series. 2,436 more words

Human Interest

Netflix CEO Sounds a Positive Note on the AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings offered an initial positive assessment of the proposed AT&T-Time Warner mega-merger that echoed his approval of Charter Communications' successful acquisition of Time Warner Cable. 516 more words


Netflix CEO Open to AT&T Time Warner Merger if Net Neutrality Is Upheld

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings signaled that his company wasn’t outright opposing the AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner at the Wall Street Journal’s WSJ.D Live conference in Laguna Beach, California Monday night. 316 more words


Will the FCC Review the AT&T-Time Warner Merger?

As skeptics raised concerns about the proposed massive merger between AT&T and Time Warner on Monday, a big question in Washington is what regulatory bodies will actually get to review it. 787 more words


Google Spends More on Lobbying in 3Q, But is Outspent By AT&T

Google spent more in its third quarter lobbying, but fell into second place for spending behind AT&T. Gee, AT&T spent over $4 million in lobbying in the third quarter and now wants to acquire Time Warner. 37 more words

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Phillips found guilty of attempted murder in Derby store shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — A jury has found James Phillips guilty of attempted murder in the shooting of a woman in Derby last year while attempting to rob an AT&T store. 180 more words