Amazon boss Jeff Bezos buys Washington Post for $250m
6 August 2013 Last updated at 00:08 BST
The boss of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, has agreed to purchase the Washington Post newspaper for $250m (£163m).
Mr Bezos is buying the paper and its other print properties in a personal capacity.
The Post has been owned by the Graham family for 80 years.
Michelle Fleury reports from New York.