US OK's Universal purchase of British

US OK's Universal purchase of British label EMI
Associated Press

European Commissioner for Competition Joaquin Almunia gestures while speaking during a media conference at EU headquarters in Brussels, Friday, Sept. 21, 2012. Universal Music Group can buy the famed British music company EMI and keep the hugely-lucrative Beatles catalogue, the European Union's competition regulator said Friday, but must jettison some of its biggest acts, including Coldplay and Pink Floyd. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)

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