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Time Warner drops Current after sale

Qatar-based Al-Jazeera is buying cable news channel to expand U.S. reach

Posted: January 4, 2013 at 1:37 a.m.

Time Warner Cable Inc. dropped Current TV after Al-Jazeera announced Wednesday that it was buying the news channel, a sign that Al-Jazeera will have an uphill climb to expand its reach.

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Business, Pages 24 on 01/04/2013

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