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Newsom, Current TV Part Ways In Wake of Al Jazeera Purchase

January 3, 2013 | 12:34 pm

Newsom, Current TV Part Ways In Wake of Al Jazeera Purchase

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California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and Current TV are parting ways in the wake of the television production company’s purchase by Al Jazeera, according to a report in the Sacramento Bee. Current TV confirmed in a statement today that it had been purchased by the controversial media company owned by the government of Qatar. So […]

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Reports: Al Jazeera Has Acquired SF-Based Current TV

January 2, 2013 | 2:15 pm

Reports: Al Jazeera Has Acquired SF-Based Current TV

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Update at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday: Citing a Current TV memo, Stelter reports that the deal has now been completed. Al Jazeera is finalizing a deal to acquire Current TV, the San Francisco-based television production company co-founded by former Vice President Al Gore, according to newspaper reports. New York Times blogger Brian Stelter writes that Al […]

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February 8, 2011 | 9:38 am

Keith Olbermann Joining Current TV

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Keith Olbermann, who left MSNBC last month, is coming to San Francisco-based Current TV. Here’s the station’s announcement. Find the channel on your satellite or cable system here. Related: Keith Olbermann’s effect on Current TV’s bottom line (Fortune)

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