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News: Number 38 Clifton offers new accommodations in Bristol

Almost seven years since opening as Bristol’s first boutique townhouse accommodation, Number 38 Clifton has reopened, almost 50 per cent bigger. This smart double-fronted Georgian merchant house overlooking Bristol’s iconic Downs now spills seamlessly into the next-door building. Two large new suites have been added, as well as a stylish yet functional space for meetings or private dining. At the ...

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For Sacramento, 'Lady Bird' offers a vivid portrait of a city that revels in its 'modest pleasures'

So far, Sacramento likes what it sees through the eyes of the 34-year-old filmmaker. On the day Oscar nominations were announced, a local billboard company blazed a “Congratulations Greta Gerwig” digital display on signs over the city’s busy thoroughfares. At Club Raven, a 70-year-old neighborhood bar whose neon sign briefly flickers in the movie, there’s now a six-dollar “Lady Bird” ...

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Comcast offers $31 billion for European pay-TV giant Sky

Comcast has been stinging ever since it tried, and failed, to buy much of 21st Century Fox last fall. Instead, Murdoch accepted the Walt Disney Co.’s bid — even though Comcast had offered more money than Disney. Murdoch said he felt Disney’s bid was superior, in part, because Fox shareholders, including the mogul and his family, would become stakeholders in ...

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CBS Sports offers new streaming service that's free — even for those without cable

DeBevoise said CBS Sports HQ is modeled after CBSN, a 24-hour streaming video news channel that uses the resources, anchors and correspondents of CBS News. Launched in Dec. 2014, the company said the ad-supported channel is turning a profit, although it has never broken out its financial performance. Let’s block ads! (Why?) … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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