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Jeff Bezos buys Washington Post

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 05: The Washington Post building is shown after the announced sale of the newspaper August 5, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Graham family has agreed to sell the flagship newspaper for $250 million to Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos. Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

Amazon's Jeff Bezos buys Washington Post

Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos will buy the Washington Post newspaper for $250 million in a surprise deal.