Baseball, Baltimore and business dominate this week’s subscription news headlines. Peacock is finalizing a deal to stream 18 MLB games, The Baltimore Banner readies for launch, and Hearst Ventures invests in a startup that uses machine learning to help businesses and journalists. Also, local newsletter startup 6AM City looks at expansion and $10 million in revenue after hitting 1 million subscribers; fringe YouTubers are profiting on other platforms; and Fortnite developer Epic Games raises $36 million for humanitarian efforts in Ukraine.
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