Cheddar afternoon business update 12/5: OWN Network, Lyft & GM

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Top afternoon business and technology headlines for Dec. 5.

  • Discovery Communications now owns 70 percent of Oprah Winfrey’s “OWN” Network. Winfrey will stay on as CEO of the network through 2025.
  • Corporate employees of ride-sharing company Lyft must drive for the company at least four hours every three months in order to gain perspective of the drivers.
  • Automaker GM is launching an in-vehicle marketplace that allows drivers to order food from behind the wheel.
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