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Netflix expands streaming deal with PBS

Netflix expands streaming deal with PBS

The competition between Amazon and Netflix for content is good news for PBS.

Last week, struck a deal with PBS for kids' shows "Caillou," "Arthur" and "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood" as well as episodes of "Nova," "Masterpiece" and Ken Burns documentaries. Earlier this year, Amazon landed subscription video rights to repeats of "Downton Abbey."

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Now Netflix has renewed and expanded its own deal with PBS. Some of the content...