02/20/2013 03:19 pm ET

12,000 Resumes Flood Al Jazeera America Over 104 Open Positions

When Al Jazeera bought Current in January for $500 million, the Qatar-based news network announced that Al Gore's little-watched cable operation would be turned into Al Jazeera America, which would compete with CNN and Fox. Al Jazeera America is now dealing with a stack of 12,000 resumés.

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