Posted Nov. 6, 2013 at 5:04 p.m.

Premium Lock Curtain to fall on remaining Blockbuster video stores

Published: 2013-11-06 17:04:01
Updated: 2013-11-06 17:04:01

Dish Blockbuster Store Closings FILE - This March 17, 2010, file photo, shows a closing Blockbuster stores in Racine, Wis. Dish Network announced Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, it will close the remaining 300 Blockbuster locations scattered across the United States. Dish Network expects the stores to be closed by early January. Dish Network says about 2,800 people will lose their jobs. (AP Photo/Journal Times, Scott Anderson, File)

The cost-cutting measures culminate a Blockbuster downfall that began a decade ago with the rise of Netflix's DVD-by-mail service, followed by the introduction of a subscription service that streams video over high-speed Internet connections....

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