Al-Jazeera pays $500 million for Current TV
Published 01/03/2013, The Jamestown Sun
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With its $500 million purchase of left-leaning Current TV, the Pan-Arab news channel Al-Jazeera will soon be seen in tens of millions of U.S. homes. It's a steep price, but the acquisition helps the network in its aim to quickly spread its message to more Americans.Word count: 1289
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