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3 hrs ago | BBC News

BSkyB - James Murdoch's master plan comes closer to fruition

Today's announcement that BSkyB has made a A 4.9bn bid to buy Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia from 21st Century Fox is, on the surface, a straightforward play by a British pay-tv business to become a European giant.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hotel Online

LE Reports U.S. Selling Price Per Room Soars in 1H 2014; Competition Intense For High-End Assets

Hotel-Online >> News >> LE Reports U.S. Selling Price Per Room Soars in 1H 2014; Competition Intense For High-End Assets Average Selling Price Per Room Year-Over-Year catapulted 28% to $150,223 per room in 1H 2014, compared to $117,300 in 1H 13. Prices in 1H 14 are also up 17% over the year-end 2013 total of $128,352.

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HipHopDx

[News] Crazy Legs, Jimmy D Discuss Rock Steady Crew On Eve Of Its 37-Year Anniversary

The Rock Steady Crew is scheduled to celebrate its 37-year anniversary July 27 in New York City's Central Park.

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WCAV

Lawn Chemicals May Stay in Body for "Years, Even Decades"

The pesticides you use on your lawn to get rid of weeds and insects are part of a $10 billion-a-year industry.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Television, Showtime Networks, Ottaway Newspapers, Music

Click2Houston

Pope to visit Philly next year

Pope Francis accepted the invitation of Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput to attend the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year, the Catholic News Service reported Friday.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

Reuters

Business-News-Schedule at 0830 GMT / 4.30 Am Et

Britain's economy is finally bigger than it was before the financial crisis struck six years ago, official data shows.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Travel, Brussels, Belgium Travel, Belgium Travel, Europe Travel, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel

Burnley Citizen

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: BSkyB has announced a takeover of sister companies in Italy and Germany

BSkyB bolstered its pay-TV empire today with the A 5.3 billion takeover of sister companies in Italy and Germany.

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom, Time Warner, Media, Computers, Publishing

Thu Jul 24, 2014

JD Supra

Start Spreading the News: Mandatory Mediation Comes to New York

As someone who started her legal career as a litigator, I, like many other litigators, viewed mandatory mediation with both skepticism and some suspicion.

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WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Police seek five young adults in Brooklyn Bridge f...

New York police are looking for five young adults in connection with the mysterious white flags that fluttered atop the Brooklyn Bridge on Tuesday morning, baffling onlookers below, local media reported on Thursday.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Bon Jovi to be honored for humanitarian work

The Marian Anderson Award is given in Philadelphia to "critically acclaimed artists who have impacted society in a positive way."

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Big News Network.com

Security Council holds emergency meeting on Gaza Ban meets with Abbas in Qatar

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: World News, Qatar, Middle East, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

Sys-Con Media

Barclays Expects Global Upstream Spending to Hit $712 Billion, an Industrial Info News Alert

Oil & gas producers around the world are expected to increase capital spending this year by about 6.2% to an estimated $712 billion, Barclays plc said in its mid-year assessment of the industry's capital spending trends.

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Related Topix: Banking, Barclays plc, Publishing, Investment Banking, Financial Services, Barclays Capital, Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, Anadarko Petroleum

The Brad Blog

This Is What We Do Now

Record wildfires burn the Pacific Northwest; June 2014 was hottest globally on record; EPA blocks Pebble Mine; CA blocks water pollution; PLUS: To cut emmissions, cut the beef... In the closest election in state history, even a well-funded candidate couldn't afford to find out if he actually lost... A Rightwing caller's admission in response to ... (more)

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Publishing, Global Warming, US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Politics, US News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Press-Telegram

Is it hot enough for you, Southern California?

Youngsters enjoy the new water play area at Mason Park in Chatsworth on July 22, 2014, as temperatures climb into the triple-digits.

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Related Topix: California, Los Angeles, CA, Reseda, CA, Publishing

The Lebanon Daily News

Man with medieval-type sword shot by police

Georgia authorities say a police officer shot a man who was using a large, "medieval"-style sword to swipe at traffic.

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Carlsbad Current-Argus

Adele's 1-year-old son wins British paparazzi lawsuit

Adele's 1-year-old son, Angelo Adkins, won five figures in a privacy case against a photo agency that published photos of the lad's "milestone moments," according to multiple reports.

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Related Topix: Dance, Adele, Pop/Rock, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

Media Research Center

Mark Levin Slams 'Brilliant Comedian' Jon Stewart: He's Not Funny or Smart

On Tuesday night's Hannity show on the Fox News Channel, talk-radio star and author Mark Levin attacked Jon Stewart for trashing Israel -- and then mocking critics by insisting he should be allowed to have nuance.

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Whatever happened to the Food Dude? He's all grown up

Chris Struck wrote a monthly food column for the Daily News from 2003 to 2008. You may remember his moniker, "the Food Dude."

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Forbes.com

China's Looming Bad Loans Are Good News For Distressed Debt Investors

That sounds pretty sweet, doesn't it? That's what Guangzhou-based Chinese distressed debt investment firm Shoreline Capital strives to offer.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

News from America, 9:18 AMEx-Mayor Bloomberg Flies to Israel to Show It's Safe

In a gesture intended to pressure the Federal Aviation Administration to lift its newly declared ban on flights to Israel, former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg has flown to Tel Aviv in an effort to "show solidarity with the Israeli people and to demonstrate that it is safe to fly in and out of Israel."

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Ottaway Newspapers, Music

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