All Entries in February, 2012

Clear Channel cash haul even bigger than planned

Clear Channel Outdoor has priced its sale of senior subordinated notes and the Wall Street reception was so good that the size of the...

Clear Channel

Big Ben sinks the market

Wall Street ended February with a loss for the day after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke told Congress that “the job market is far from...

Digital guy

Tim Castelli has been named Executive Vice President of Digital Sales for Clear Channel Media and Entertainment. He comes from AOL....

WDBO’s Mel Robbins moving to middays

It won’t actually be completely local--Robbins’ show will originate from her home in rural Massachusetts outside of Boston....

Ron Paul campaign details Super Tuesday ads (video)

The 30-second spot ‘Plan’ is lighter and centers squarely on Paul’s same balanced budget proposal....

Upfront just beginning

Things will be a little different this year. Google/YouTube, Yahoo, Hulu, AOL and Microsoft are planning a two-week upfront....

NBA Digital breaks record for NBA All-Star 2012

NBA.com received a record of more than 114 million video streams and 209 million page views....

NBA Digital

Fitch sees bond deal as positive for Clear Channel

Fitch Ratings has assigned a B+ rating to the new $1.25 billion of senior subordinated notes being sold by Clear Channel Worldwide Holdings, a...

James Murdoch gets new title

News International is still at the center of three criminal investigations over illegal reporting tactics at its newspapers....

KFI-AM to address diversity issues

Black activists met with the hosts and KFI management to push the station to hire more minorities, both in the newsroom and on air. ...

Radio legends saluted in St. Louis

A number of veteran black St. Louis air personalities were honored in a tribute Saturday, February 26th. The event was hosted by the St....

St. Louis Radio Legends

CW announces midseason schedule

The CW today announced the dates for the midseason premiere of its new drama THE L.A. COMPLEX as well as the finales for the...

Golden Mike gala raised over a quarter million

More than 250 radio and television broadcasters were in attendance Monday evening to honor Dennis Swanson, President of Station Operations for Fox Television Stations,...

Golden Mike Award 2012

Commissioners in Spain weigh in on spectrum

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski and sole Republican Commissioner Robert McDowell have attended and addressed the GSMA Global World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, and both...

Big bucks for Eugene-area AM

Junction City OR's KXOR is going to a new owner....