Reports from the USA claimed the DoJ wants AT&T to sell off news network CNN as a condition of its $85 billion takeover of CNN-parent Time Warner. The only remaining regulatory approval for the deal to go through needs to be given by the United States Department of Justice, with the federal agency reportedly making preparations for litigation after failing to find common ground with AT&T. The White House has also said that Trump has not spoken to Attorney General Jeff Sessions about the matter, nor were any White House officials authorized to speak to DOJ on it. "Throughout this process, I have never offered to sell CNN and have no intention of doing so", said Stephenson in a statement.
Torey Lovullo, Paul Molitor win 2017 Manager of the Year Awards
In fact, he is now just the second person to make the Hall of Fame as a player and then go on to become a Manager of the Year. As well, the Diamondbacks this season claimed a spot in the NL Wild Card Game, which they won over Black's Rockies .
The DOJ could file a lawsuit to block the $85 billion deal if it can't reach an agreement with AT&T.
Mergers are supposed to be evaluated on the economics, so White House intervention would cross a line. Now-President Trump originally objected to the merger over his clashes with CNN, a unit of Time Warner-owned Turner Broadcasting System which he repeatedly called "fake news" and accused it of giving him unfair coverage, both as a presidential candidate and later President.
Vidya Balan shuts up journo who asks if she'll lose weight
Time is changing at a lightning speed but it will still take time for people to change their narrow and generalizing mentalities. Is she planning to change the genre and lose some weight? But she made a comeback and gave a savage reply.
The latest news about the merger has put some Democrats in the position of questioning the independence of the Justice Department, even as they raise issues about a transaction they dislike or even want to see blocked. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), the chairman of the Judiciary Committee, asking for a hearing that would touch on political interference in merger review.
Per Recode, Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he "didn't make that decision - it was made by a man who's a very respected person, a very, very respected person".
MSU vs. Duke in Champions Classic
Five players are averaging at least 10.0 points per game for Duke , they are: Bagley III (24.5), Allen (20.0), Gary Trent Jr . The Jayhawks are comfortable favorites entering the game, and they should be able to fend off the developing Wildcats.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), ranking member of the Senate antitrust subcommittee, said that she is hoping to meet with Delrahim. "A lot of it has just been rumor, so I have not had a briefing on it". "We're prepared to litigate now" over the deal, he said at a forum.