Facebook deals for video platform 'Watch'

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Capping months of turbulent talks and several strategy shifts, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is close to announcing a first crop of news shows for its video platform Watch, WSJ reports.

Content from Fox News (NASDAQ:FOX) and CNN (NYSE:TWX) - financed by Facebook and run exclusively on the platform - could be announced as early as next week and will officially launch in July.