AT&T executive confirms plans for CNN Plus streamer

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Summary:

• AT&T’s chief executive John Stankey confirms a CNN Plus streaming service is coming.

• The streaming service is key to unlocking the value of the WarnerMedia-Discovery merger for AT&T’s shareholders, he said.

• Reports indicate CNN has extended new deals to some of its top talent for original programs earmarked for the forthcoming streaming service.


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