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Democratic senator: Get rid of Fox, MSNBC to improve political discourse

A Democratic senator strayed from his prepared remarks at a Senate committee hearing about television retransmission, saying that a “little bug” inside him wants to see the end of Fox News and MSNBC because of what he sees as a pollution of political discourse. “There’s a little bug inside of…

Scientific estimate: ‘Sanity’ rally more than twice the size of Beck’s August tea party

Saturday’s massive gathering in Washington, DC, put on by Comedy Central hosts Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, was by all accounts a rousing success. But it’s difficult to gauge how many people attended an event like “The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear.” Even The Wall Street Journal hesitated in…

Online TV spats mean fewer free shows on Web

Battles over fees for broadcasters could mean fewer free TV shows online, episode delays Broadcasters took a big step toward eliminating free TV shows on the Web after they blocked access to their programming online this month to enforce their demands to be paid. Recent actions by Fox, ABC, NBC…

FCC seeks public input on new ‘net neutrality’ rules

Federal regulators are seeking public input on what rules should apply to wireless Internet access and specialized services that aren’t part of the Internet but are delivered over wired broadband connections. The move by the Federal Communications Commission marks the next step in the agency’s long-running effort to adopt so-called…

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