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Fox-Apollo JV to bring ‘Big Brother’, ‘Masterchef’ under one roof

(Reuters) – Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox and Apollo Global Management LLC agreed to combine three of their TV production companies behind hit shows such as “Big Brother”, “American Idol” and “Masterchef” under one group. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Tech moguls raise cash to fight Washington’s ‘big money problem’

A group of influential Internet moguls aim to fix what they refer to as the "big money problem" in Washington politics by, well, raising cash. Forming a Super Political Action Committee (PAC) called Mayday, the executives hope to raise $ … Continue reading

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How Hollywood cloaked South Sudan in celebrity and fell for the ‘big lie’ – The Guardian

The Guardian How Hollywood cloaked South Sudan in celebrity and fell for the 'big lie'The GuardianFilm stars have been speaking from a flawed script about the newest nation. Daniel Howden points a finger at those who have failed to grasp … Continue reading

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Alibaba invests $361 million in appliance maker’s ‘big goods’ logistics

By Donny Kwok and Matthew Miller HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – Alibaba Group will invest HK$ 2.82 billion ($ 361 million) in appliance maker Haier Electronics Group Ltd in a deal aimed at expanding the Chinese e-commerce giant's logistics reach to … Continue reading

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Icahn warns stock market could face ‘big drop’

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Jennifer Ablan (Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn on Monday said there was a chance the stock market could suffer a big decline, saying valuations are rich and earnings at many companies are fueled more by … Continue reading

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Is Apple’s 64-Bit A7 Processor A ‘Gimmick? No, But It’s Not The Next ‘Big Thing’ Either

ByMichael Blair: Apple (AAPL) introduced 64-bit processing to mobile with its A7 processor in the new iPhone 5S and included the A7 processor in its new iPads introduced October 22, 2013. Apple and its loyal fans pointed to the A7 … Continue reading

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”Big Short” author Lewis did not defame money manager – judge

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Author Michael Lewis did not defame a money manager in his best-selling 2010 book “The Big Short,” according to a federal judge in Manhattan. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Digital Realty: This ‘Big Dog’ Barks The Loudest

By Brad Thomas: Last year I wrote an article on the proposed conversion of CyrusOne Inc. (CONE), formerly a subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell Inc. (CBB), into a Data Storage REIT. More recently, Lou Basenese wrote an article on CyrusOne as … Continue reading

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Apollo set for major ‘Big Brother’ stake

AMSTERDAM/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Leon Black’s Apollo Global Management LLC is to become one of the top shareholders in Endemol, the TV production house behind “Big Brother” and “Deal or No Deal,” after it and a Dutch investment firm bought … Continue reading

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Apollo set for major ‘Big Brother’ stake

AMSTERDAM/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Leon Black’s Apollo Global Management LLC is to become one of the top shareholders in Endemol, the TV production house behind “Big Brother” and “Deal or No Deal,” after it and a Dutch investment firm bought … Continue reading

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