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AOL Buying Huffington Post for $315 Million

AOL (NYSE:AOL) unveiled plans on Monday to acquire online news site The Huffington Post in a $315 million deal that will give the combined companies more than 117 million unique visitors.The surprise move comes seven years after Arianna Huffington dreamed up the left-leaning site as an answer to the Drudge Report and other conservative sites.The Huffington Post, which has nearly 25 million unique monthly visitors, will now join other AOL content such as TechCrunch, Engadget, Moviefone and MapQuest.“The acquisition of The Huffington Post will create a next-generation American media company with global reach that combines content, community, and social experiences for consumers,” AOL CEO Tim Armstrong said in a statement.“Together, our companies will embrace the digital future and become a digital destination that delivers unmatched experiences for both consumers and advertisers.”AOL said it will use about $300 million of the cash on its balance sheet to acquire The Huffington Post, whic...

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