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Dish to close rest of its Blockbuster stores in U.S.

Dish Network has decided to shutter about 300 Blockbuster locations scattered around the country by early January. Only 50 franchised stores will remain open in the U.S. from the once thriving company.

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE Published: November 7, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO — The final curtain is falling on the remaining Blockbuster video-rental stores that Dish Network Corp. runs in the United States.

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