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U.S. Justice Department preparing legal action against Live Nation: source

(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department is preparing to take legal action against Live Nation Entertainment (LYV.N) on allegations the concert promoter has sought to strong-arm concert venues into using its dominant Ticketmaster subsidiary, a source familiar with the planned legal action said on Friday. The department believes the concert promoter’s conduct has violated the […]

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Body of Arizona girl swept away in floods found

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Arizona searchers on Friday recovered the body of a missing six-year-old girl at a lake northeast of Phoenix, the third child to have died when her family’s vehicle attempted to cross a rain-swollen creek, authorities said. Sheriff’s deputies said they found Willa Rawlings several miles (km) from where the family’s military-style truck […]

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California governor to decide on PG&E bankruptcy plan

(Reuters) – California Governor Gavin Newsom was expected to decide late on Friday whether a bankruptcy reorganization plan submitted by PG&E Corp (PCG.N), the state’s largest investor-owned utility company, complies with a recently enacted state wildfire law. The state has until midnight on Friday to inform PG&E if its plan, including a $13.5 billion settlement […]

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U.S. Justice Dept preparing legal action against Live Nation: source

(Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department is preparing to take legal action against Live Nation Entertainment on allegations the concert promoter has sought to strong-arm concert venues into using its dominant Ticketmaster subsidiary, a source familiar with the planned legal action said on Friday. The department believes the concert promoter’s conduct has violated the merger […]

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