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Factbox: Merged CBS and Viacom aim to join U.S. media big league

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(Reuters) – CBS Corp (CBS.N) and Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) on Tuesday reached a deal to reunite media mogul Sumner Redstone’s U.S. entertainment empire after 13 years apart. FILE PHOTO: The CBS broadcasting logo is seen outside the CBS Broadcast Center in Manhattan, New York, U.S., July 30, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo The deal brings together Read More

CBS, Viacom reunite with plans for bigger role in streaming TV wars

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(Reuters) – CBS Corp (CBS.N) and Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) have reached a deal to reunite media mogul Sumner Redstone’s U.S. entertainment empire, betting that a larger company will be able to compete and partner better in a media industry dominated by giants. FILE PHOTO: A trader works below the CBS Corporation logo on the floor Read More

ViacomCBS is just the beginning of Shari Redstone’s media deals

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – More than two months before CBS Corp (CBS.N) and Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) succeeded at a third attempt to recombine, controlling shareholder Shari Redstone had already decided the new company needed to get bigger. FILE PHOTO: The Viacom office is seen in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo Read More

Explainer: What Google, Facebook could face in U.S. antitrust probe

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(Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether big technology companies are engaged in anticompetitive behavior, addressing a rising tide of criticism they have become too powerful to the detriment of consumers. FILE PHOTO: Small toy figures are seen in front of Google logo in this illustration picture, April 8, 2019. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Read More

Oil edges higher on U.S. inventory decline, escalating Mideast tensions

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SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday, extending gains as rising tensions with Iran fueled concerns about supply disruptions and as U.S. inventory data showed a much bigger than expected drop in crude stockpiles. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen at sunset outside Vaudoy-en-Brie, near Paris, France April 23, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Read More

Big Tech faces broad U.S. Justice Department antitrust probe

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday it was opening a broad investigation of major digital technology firms into whether they engage in anticompetitive practices, the strongest sign the Trump administration is stepping up its scrutiny of Big Tech. FILE PHOTO: The logos of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are seen in Read More

Oil rises near $64/bbl on second downed Iranian drone

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HOUSTON (Reuters) – Oil rose to almost $64 on Tuesday, jumping late in the session after the head of U.S. Central Command said the United States may have taken down a second Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz last week. FILE PHOTO: Pumpjacks are seen against the setting sun at the Daqing oil field Read More

Schrodinger’s Drone: US Commander says Americans ‘may have’ shot down another Iranian drone

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With Washington and Tehran bickering over whether an American warship downed an Iranian drone, a US commander in the Persian Gulf suggested that two –or more– drones were shot down. However, even he isn’t sure. President Donald Trump announced last Thursday the USS Boxer shot down an Iranian drone that approached within 1,000 yards (900 Read More

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