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August 07, 2013 12:03 AM
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is buying one of the top U.S. newspapers. The Washington Post announced Monday that Bezos is buying the paper and its affiliated publications for $250 million. The news surprised many in the news industry. But as Mil Arcega reports, some analysts say the deal may be good for the struggling newspaper business.

Analysts See Washington Post Purchase As Timely

Published August 06, 2013

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is buying one of the top U.S. newspapers. The Washington Post announced Monday that Bezos is buying the paper and its affiliated publications for $250 million. The news surprised many in the news industry. But as Mil Arcega reports, some analysts say the deal may be good for the struggling newspaper business.


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