Tensions have been rising between the Occupy Wall Street protesters and the NYPD; on Saturday, hundreds of demonstrators were detained trying to cross the Brooklyn Bridge.
Gallic pay TV giant Canal Plus Group has caused consternation in the local TV biz by announcing it will bow its first free-to-air digital terrestrial TV channel in November.
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