TITLE

TechSpin:Media Moguls Battle Over Print Pub

AUTHOR(S)
Dreyfuss, Joel
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;3/21/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the competition among media executives in their bid to acquire "Newsday," the suburban New York newspaper. Rupert Murdoch, chairman of News Corp., Mortimer Zuckerman, real estate developer and owner of the New York Daily News, and James Dolan, whose family owns cable operator Cablevision, are looking to acquire the tabloid daily owned by the Tribune Co.
ACCESSION #
36876220

 

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