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Alex Sherman / CNBC:
Sources: Brad Pitt sells a 60% stake in his production company Plan B to French conglomerate Mediawan, valuing Plan B in the low hundreds of millions
Shawn McCreesh / New York Magazine:
A look at the differences between pre-internet newspaper strikes and now, the divisions among NYT Guild members, and what management has and hasn't offered
Sources: Rebekah Mercer is looking to sell her Breitbart News stake, in which her family invests in the mid-seven figures each year; Breitbart denies the story
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