NEW YORK News Corp agreed to pay $244 million to settle a lawsuit accusing it of monopolizing the market for in-store promotions at more than 50,000 retail stores across the United States, a lawyer for the plaintiffs said on Monday.
The settlement with Rupert Murdoch's company abruptly ended a trial that had begun earlier in the day, when jurors in Manhattan federal court heard opening arguments in what had been a $2 billion lawsuit.
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