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Selling CNN does not fix AT&T deal for Time Warner: Justice Department officials
November 8, 2017 / 10:05 PM / in 14 days

Selling CNN does not fix AT&T deal for Time Warner: Justice Department officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Justice Department officials said on Wednesday that selling cable channel CNN would not solve antitrust concerns about AT&T Inc’s deal to buy media company Time Warner Inc.

FILE PHOTO: An AT&T logo and communication equipment is shown on a building in downtown Los Angeles, California October 29, 2014. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo

There are many ways to resolve concerns about the deal, the officials said, adding that no decision had been made and that conversations were continuing.

Reporting by Jeff Mason; Editing by Bill Rigby

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