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December 2, 2018 4:23 PM Exclusive: Nexstar clinches $4.1 billion deal to acquire Tribune Media

(Reuters) - Nexstar Media Group Inc has reached an agreement to acquire to Tribune Media Co for about $4.1 billion, a deal which would make it the largest regional U.S. TV station operator, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Nexstar’s acquisition would come just three months after Tribune’s $3.9 billion deal to sell itself to Sinclair Broadcast 113

November 30, 2018 12:34 PM EU's Tusk says no deal or no Brexit if UK parliament rejects deal

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Britain’s choice would be to leave the European Union without a deal or abandon Brexit altogether if its parliament rejects an agreement between the EU and Prime Minister Theresa May, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday. “A few days before the vote in the House of Commons, it is becoming more and more clear 81

November 30, 2018 7:36 AM China says it hopes U.S. can show sincerity on trade

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday it hoped the United States could show sincerity and meet it halfway on trade, ahead of a meeting this weekend between the two countries’ leaders that could be key to resolving their trade war. Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang made the comment at a daily news briefing. U.S. President Donald Trump 122

November 29, 2018 9:30 PM Portland group seeking MLB team proposes waterfront ballpark site

PORTLAND, Ore. -- A group seeking to lure a Major League Baseball team to Portland announced that it has signed an agreement in principle to develop a 45-acre waterfront site. The agreement with the Port of Portland was announced Thursday by the Portland Diamond Project. The group also released artist renderings of a new ballpark at the port's Terminal 95

November 28, 2018 11:50 PM Brazil's Bolsonaro nixes plans to host U.N. climate event

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Far-right president-elect Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that he pushed the Brazilian government to withdraw its offer to host the United Nations climate conference next year, maintaining that Brazil’s sovereignty over the Amazon was at stake. Bolsonaro, in Brasilia planning his government’s transition for when he takes power on Jan. 1, told reporters 98

November 28, 2018 8:20 PM Volkswagen's Seat brand to develop electric car platform in China with JAC

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) Spanish Seat brand said it will develop an electric car platform together with China’s Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group Corp., Ltd (JAC), as part of a broader Asian expansion push. A battery electric vehicle platform will be developed for production in China and JAC Volkswagen will introduce the Seat brand 137

November 27, 2018 9:27 PM Netflix to create animation series based on Roald Dahl books

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc said on Tuesday it will adapt celebrated British children’s author Roald Dahl’s books such as “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and “Matilda” as animation series. The streaming company said it signed an agreement with the Roald Dahl Story Co, but did not disclose the financial terms. The other titles include "The BFG", "The Twits" 154

November 27, 2018 2:12 AM Video of Border Patrol agent's gender-reveal explosion that sparked wildfire released

Border Patrol Agent Dennis Dickey has pleaded guilty to starting an Arizona fire that caused millions of dollars in damage, when his gender reveal celebration went terribly wrong. Video of a U.S. Border Patrol agent's gender-reveal party explosion that sparked Arizona's Sawmill Fire last year was released by the U.S. Forest Service on Monday. The shot shows 10014

November 26, 2018 3:58 PM UK would be thrust into the unknown if Brexit deal rejected, May says

LONDON (Reuters) - No-one knows what will happen if Britain’s parliament rejects the Brexit deal the government has reached with the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday. After reaching a divorce deal on Sunday, May is now seeking to win over critics in her own Conservatives and opposition parties who have threatened to vote against 88

November 25, 2018 2:35 PM Slovakia will not support U.N. migration pact: prime minister

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Slovakia will not support the United Nations pact on the treatment of migrants worldwide, Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini said on Sunday after the European Union summit. The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration was approved in July by all 193 member U.N. nations except the United States, which backed out last year, and is due to be ratified 90