AT&T boss Randall Stephenson said both he, and the Department of Justice, were “highly disturbed” by reports that a CNN sale is the sticking point for approval of a Time Warner takeover. Stephenson said on Thursday that he never been told that the price of getting the deal done was selling CNN....
Attorney General Jeff Sessions, testifying today at a House Judiciary Committee oversight hearing, pushed back on recent reports suggesting the politicization of... TVNewsCheck - EntertainmentAlso reported by •Newsline •CNNMoney
President Donald Trump was always against a merger between AT&T and Time Warner, and he's always hated CNN. So the appearance that he was using his position to... Mashable - InternetAlso reported by •Newsmax •CNNMoney
With the DOJ filing lawsuit to block the AT&T-Time Warner deal, CNN's *Jeffrey Toobin* noted the relevance of *President Trump*'s personal feelings about one... Mediaite - EntertainmentAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com •SFGate •Newsmax •CNNMoney •Reuters
The Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against AT&T, in an effort to block its $85 billion acquisition of entertainment conglomerate Time Warner, The... WorldNews - Front PageAlso reported by •SeattlePI.com •SFGate •CNNMoney
DALLAS (dpa-AFX) - AT&T Inc. (T) will try to dig into whether the White House influenced the Justice Department's review of the company's planned takeover of... FinanzNachrichten.de - MarketsAlso reported by •Newsmax •Reuters