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L.A. Mayor Garcetti seeks FCC review of Dodgers channel impasse
L.A. Mayor Garcetti seeks FCC review of Dodgers channel impasse

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is asking federal regulators to examine the stalemate between Time Warner Cable and other pay-TV operators that's prevented much of the region from watching Dodgers baseball this season. Garcetti's request came late Monday in a letter to the Federal Communications Commission, which is reviewing cable giant Comcast Corp.'s proposed $45-billion takeover of Time Warner Cable. A combination of the two companies would make Comcast the dominant pay-TV operator in the Los Angeles region with 1.8 million customers. Monday was the deadline for people to voice their opposition or support on the proposed merger to the FCC, which was deluged with...

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