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Comcast settles Oregon tax lawsuit, will pay $155 million

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Comcast has settled a long-running property tax dispute with the state of Oregon for $155 million.The settlement, which sends an infusion of cash to local governments, resolves a dispute dating to a 2009 decision to assess the telecommunication company's assets in the state as a whole, rather than piecemeal.