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|Al Jazeera America, the American wing of the Qatar-based Arab media company, is shutting down operations in its cable television unit within three months. Launched in 2013, Al Jazeera America was..|
Source: wochit - on January 13, 2016
|There was SUCH excitement when Al Jazeera America launched in 2013.... pledging to deliver hard-hitting journalism from the U.S., coast-to-coast. But just two and a half years after its high-profile..|
Source: Reuters - on January 13, 2016
|The Al Jazeera America cable news channel will shut down at the end of April, capping a two-and-a-half year struggle to find an audience amid extremely low ratings. The network said in a statement,..|
Source: Wochit Entertainment - on January 13, 2016
|The cable news outlet will end its American operation after three years.|
Source: Newsy - on January 13, 2016
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|Al Jazeera America, the cable television news outlet controlled by Qatar's royal family, has issued a WARN (Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act) notice, stating that it will lay off 197..|
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The Wrap on January 17, 2016
|Ali Velshi, the host of Al Jazeera America’s “Ali Velshi on Target,” is speaking out on news that the network will cease operations in April.
Velshi previously served as an anchor and..|
The Wrap on January 15, 2016
|Perhaps the Middle Eastern media barons behind Al Jazeera America should have read more Marshall Mcluhan before spending billions to launch the news channel, scheduled to be shuttered come April. The..|
Huffington Post on January 14, 2016
|*Al Jazeera America, the cable television news outlet owned by Qatar-based Al Jazeera Media Network, is shutting down less than three years after its high-profile launch, the network said on..|
Deccan Herald on January 13, 2016
|The impending closure of Al Jazeera America is baffling in some respects.
Qatar turned into one of the Middle East's rising countries through a smart and patient "soft power" strategy.
Business Insider on January 13, 2016
|Watch VideoAl Jazeera America plans to close its operation after three years in the American news landscape.
Employees found out Wednesday that the cable news outlet, owned by Qatar-based Al..|
Newsy on January 13, 2016
|Al Jazeera America is shutting down its operations in the United States by the end of April, the company told employees in a meeting Wednesday.
The cable channel launched in 2013 after purchasing..|
Huffington Post on January 13, 2016Also reported by •The Wrap
|*Top 5 TV Trends at CES 2016*
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Consumer Reports on December 30, 2015
|TheWrap’s presented 2015’s media winners and losers, but there’s a whole other crop of personalities and outlets destined to spark headlines in the New Year.
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|PARIS, December 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Launched in June 2015 by French TV and Internet industry veterans, the startup continues to disrupt the current TV distribution marketplace Molotov, the new..|
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|Asked for his opinion of the current presidential primary cycle, former NBA star and current TV analyst Charles Barkley strongly condemned those in the Republican party for “capitalizing” on the..|
Huffington Post on December 11, 2015
|We all know that streaming services have become as popular — if not more popular — than regular cable subscriptions.
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Mashable on December 8, 2015
|The current TV season represents “a tipping point” for broadcasters with “no grand slam home runs out of the box” — but little to worry about — CBS chief Les Moonves said Monday. The bottom..|
TVNewsCheck on December 7, 2015
|The current TV season represents “a tipping point” for broadcasters with “no grand slam home runs out of the box” — but little to worry about — CBS chief Les Moonves said today at the UBS..|
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