Sinclair executives have defended the promo, saying it shows no bias and was part of a well-researched journalistic initiative.

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CBS and Viacom continue to bargain. On Monday, Viacom countered CBS’ initial acquisition offer, adding about 24 percent in valuation to the opening proposal.

The video gaming lobbying group Entertainment Software Association (ESA) is seeking to join a lawsuit challenging the recent repeal of net neutrality rules.

On the heels of the Cambridge Analytica debacle, Facebook is busy implementing changes it hopes will restore some semblance of normalcy.

The government estimates that pay-TV providers would lose about 12 percent of subscribers if they fail to reach a programming deal with Time Warner.

Researchers analyzed more than 500,000 YouTube videos and more than 2.1 million Pinterest pins between August and September 2017.

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