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Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson Revealed As Buyer of Las Vegas Paper

NPR previously reported on the investigation into who bought The Las Vegas Review-Journal. Billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson purchased the paper for $140 million, his family confirmed in a statement Thursday.
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Ending Mystery, Adelson Family Says It Bought The 'Las Vegas Review-Journal'

For a week, the media world — and the paper's employees — wondered who had paid top dollar for the Las Vegas publication. Turns out, it was business magnate Sheldon Adelson.
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The Depth And Relevance Of The Star Wars Universe

Kojo explores the universe of Star Wars before the release of the latest film, "A Force Awakens."

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Most-Read In 2015: The Two-Way Stories That Found The Largest Audiences

You might have seen these stories before. They range from the serious — even the wonky — to the (arguably) absurd.
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Most-Shared In 2015: Stories That Grabbed The Two-Way's Readers

The metric of sheer page views only goes so far. We wanted to see which posts resonated enough with people that a high rate of readers shared them with friends and followers.
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Adelson Silent On Whether He Bought Las Vegas Paper

Financial publications are identifying casino mogul and GOP donor Sheldon Adelson as the mystery buyer of The Las Vegas Review-Journal. The paper was purchased last week for $140 million in cash.
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Howard University Weighs Sale Of Its Public TV Station WHUT

The president of Howard University is considering selling the spectrum of its public television station, WHUT, in the upcoming FCC auction.

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Highest Number Of Imprisoned Journalists Are In China

China has 199 journalists in prison and it could be in part because of the country's slowing economy. A number of journalists who were jailed in the last year were business reporters.
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Who Bought The 'Las Vegas Review-Journal?' Reporters Investigate

Who's the new owner of the Las Vegas Review-Journal? Many journalists — especially the paper's own employees — have been trying to figure out the answer.
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Hugh Hewitt's Presence On Debate Stage Represents Larger GOP Push

Conservative journalists are playing in the GOP presidential primary debates by serving as panelists. It is a result of reforms pushed by the Republican Party in light of Mitt Romney's 2012 loss.

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