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New York Times calls on DOJ and FCC to block Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger

The New York Times has weighed in against Comcast’s planned acquisition of Time Warner Cable, arguing it would give Comcast “too much control over what information, shows, movies, and sports Americans can access on TVs and the Internet.”