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BBC Media Centre:
The BBC details its budget cuts: laying off up to 1,000 people over the next few years, merging World into News, making CBBC and BBC 4 online-only, and more
Charlotte Klein / Vanity Fair:
Some US journalists question whether showing more graphic footage would force the public and political leaders to fully confront America's gun violence epidemic
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Lionsgate reports Q4 revenue up 6% YoY to $929.9M, vs. $961M est., a net loss up 177% YoY to $104.6M, and Starz global streaming subscribers up 47% YoY to 24.5M
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