Cheddar Morning Business Update 12/4: Netflix to release 34 originals before end of year

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  • AT&T will face off against the Justice Department in court on Dec. 7, The DOJ is suing the telecommunications company in an attempt to stop its $85 billion merger with Time Warner, arguing a merger would make AT&T too powerful, and hurt competition. 
  • A glitch in the IOS operating system was automatically rebooting iphones over and over again, causing people to miss notifications and alarms. Apple has issued a software update to fix the problem. 
  • Netflix streaming service is releasing 34 more original movies, shows and specials before the end of this year. Releases include season two of The Crown and new stand-up specials from Dave Chappelle and Judd Apatow, and an action movie named Bright, featuring Will Smith. 
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  • US firm tried to enlist ambassadors to help Russian company

    US firm tried to enlist ambassadors to help Russian company

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:35:12 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:43:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this July 2, 2015, file photo, Russian metals magnate Oleg Deripaska attends Independence Day celebrations at Spaso House, the residence of the American Ambassador, in Moscow, Russia. A U.S. lobbying...(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File). FILE - In this July 2, 2015, file photo, Russian metals magnate Oleg Deripaska attends Independence Day celebrations at Spaso House, the residence of the American Ambassador, in Moscow, Russia. A U.S. lobbying...
    American lobbying firm sought to recruit ambassadors of several countries to help support Russian company sanctioned by US.
    American lobbying firm sought to recruit ambassadors of several countries to help support Russian company sanctioned by US.
  • US trade, immigration and biofuel policies hit farmers hard

    US trade, immigration and biofuel policies hit farmers hard

    Sunday, July 15 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-07-15 16:07:49 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:42:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). In this July 12, 2018 photo, farmer Don Bloss checks on the operation of an auger transferring corn on his farm in Pawnee City, Neb. Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump’s trade, immigratio...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). In this July 12, 2018 photo, farmer Don Bloss checks on the operation of an auger transferring corn on his farm in Pawnee City, Neb. Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump’s trade, immigratio...
    Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump's trade, immigration and biofuels policies will cost farms billions of dollars in lost income and force some out of business.
    Farmers and agricultural economists are worried that president Donald Trump's trade, immigration and biofuels policies will cost farms billions of dollars in lost income and force some out of business.
  • Jared Kushner's family firm accused of pushing out tenants

    Jared Kushner's family firm accused of pushing out tenants

    Monday, July 16 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-16 04:20:14 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:42 AM EDT2018-07-16 06:42:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveal...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). This June 28, 2018 photo shows 184 Kent Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York owned by the Kushner Cos. An Associated Press investigation into one of the Kushner Cos.’ largest residential buildings in New York City reveal...
    Numerous current and former residents of a New York apartment building owned by Kushner's family real estate firm say they were targeted in a campaign to push them out.
    Numerous current and former residents of a New York apartment building owned by Kushner's family real estate firm say they were targeted in a campaign to push them out.
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