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Sources: F1 renews a deal giving ESPN US media rights through 2025, rejecting Amazon and Comcast; ESPN to pay around $75-$90M/year, up from the current $5M/year
Netflix lays off roughly 300 people out of its ~11,000 global employees, with the bulk of the jobs lost in the US, after initial job cuts of 150+ in May 2022
A look at the techniques used in the live broadcasts presenting the House January 6 committee's evidence, produced by former ABC News president James Goldston
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