Though AT&T's (T) - Get Report CEO Randall Stephenson has been adamant in his refusal to sell CNN as the DOJ threatens AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner (TWX) , other media giants have more than a few reasons to pounce if the news broadcasting company becomes a sticking point.
Here's some possible contenders:
Has the cash
Could dominate both business & general news
Private ownership protects against politics
Wants to compete with Fox News
Could use CNN's reach to do it
Has the wealth
Already remaking the Washington Post
Could add CNN content to Prime and Kindle plans
Get out your bidding paddle and check out Ken Doctor's article for more details.
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