German media conglomerate Axel Springer is in talks to buy an ownership stake in political news website Politico, reports The Wall Street Journal . The talks include the possibility of a full buyout. A deal would strengthen long ties between the companies: Axel Springer and Politico partnered in 2014 to launch a European version of Politico as part of a joint venture. News of the deal follows...
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