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10:45 AM ET, November 23, 2021


 Top News: 
Jillian Deutsch / Bloomberg:
EU lawmakers approve measures in the draft Digital Markets Act, including banning ad targeting to minors and mandating messaging or social app interoperability  —  - Competing messaging apps may have to be interoperable  — Companies would have to stop targeting some ads to minors
Wendy Lee / Los Angeles Times:
Two former Netflix employees at the center of protests over Chappelle's special, one who just resigned, withdraw their NLRB charge against the company  —  Two former Netflix employees who raised concerns about transphobic remarks in Dave Chappelle's latest special “The Closer” …
Alex Sherman / CNBC:
Regional sports networks search for a viable path forward amid pay-TV cord cutting; Sinclair, a majority owner of 21 networks, hopes for industry consolidation  —  - Regional sports networks are trying to find a viable path for survival as viewers ditch pay-TV.
Rick Edmonds / Poynter:
Alden Global Capital offers to acquire Lee Enterprises for about $140M, or $24/share, a ~30% premium on its November 19 closing price  —  The hedge fund has developed a reputation for slashing staff in newsrooms and other departments and selling off real estate at outlets it owns.
Mike De Souza / The Narwhal:
Canadian police collected information about journalists Amber Bracken and Michael Toledano, who were arrested while covering protests and released Monday  —  An RCMP officer reveals police were collecting information about journalists Amber Bracken and Michael Toledano in a database of police investigations
Todd Spangler / Variety:
TikTok launches an app on Google TV and LG and Samsung smart TVs in North America  —  TikTok is now playing on more connected TVs — bringing a stream of viral videos and memes to the living room.  —  The short-form video app, which claims to have more than 1 billion monthly users …
Robert Feder:
Chicago's Better Government Association, a nonprofit watchdog, receives $10M grant from McCormick Foundation to expand its investigative journalism staff  —  Chicago's Better Government Association, the nonprofit investigation journalism and government watchdog organization …
Interview with The Athletic co-founder Alex Mather as sources say the NYT did not reach a deal to buy the outlet after assessing its value at under $500M  —  The sports-media startup has laid off staff, scrapped a documentary unit and canceled some podcasts while seeking new avenues of growth.
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: NBCUniversal, which owns one-third of Hulu, is considering removing most of its content from Hulu early next year and making it exclusive to Peacock  —  NBCUniversal unit has a window allowing it to remove shows that appear on the Disney-controlled streaming service
John Rice / Associated Press:
Fernando González, AP head of Caribbean news who spent decades covering major stories across Latin America, dies in Cuba at 60  —  MEXICO CITY (AP) — Fernando González, who spent decades covering and directing major stories for The Associated Press across Latin America …
Ben Smith / New York Times:
Fox News contributors Jonah Goldberg and Stephen Hayes resign from the network in protest of Tucker Carlson's streaming special on the January 6 Capitol mob  —  Jonah Goldberg and Stephen Hayes, stars of a brand of conservatism that has fallen out of fashion, decide they've had enough.
Gizmodo plans to publish the Facebook Papers in batches, redacting sensitive information with help from NYU, UMass Amherst, Columbia, Marquette, and the ACLU  —  Independent experts from NYU, UMass Amherst, Columbia, Marquette, and the ACLU are partnering with Gizmodo to responsibly publish this historic leak.
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Eoin Higgins / The Flashpoint:
Since becoming a Fox News regular in 2020, Glenn Greenwald's attitude changed in his tweets about the network, which are almost entirely positive
Joe Flint / Wall Street Journal:
Filing: arbitrator rules Kevin Spacey must pay House of Cards producer MRC nearly $31M for breaching contractual obligations amid sexual harassment allegations
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Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Walmart will be the first to test Twitter's livestream shopping platform, with a Cyber Deals live event on November 28
Jeff John Roberts / Decrypt:
Royal, which helps musicians create and sell NFTs, share royalties with fans, and more, raises a $55M Series A led by a16z, following a $16M seed in August
Charlotte Tobitt / Press Gazette:
Thirty journalists fired from the Kyiv Post earlier this month launch Kyiv Independent, promising to use reader donations before adding commercial activities
Jennifer Meierhans / BBC:
Spotify removes shuffle play as the default option on albums for premium users, so tracks play in the order artists intended, after Adele requests the change