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Gray TV Seeks Bondholder Refi Deal

Updated Q4 guidance was also revealed by broadcast TV giant, with more political dollars than anticipated...

Gray-Television

Local Ads Set For Streamed Super Bowl LI Coverage

It’s a go … or, more precisely, a FOX Sports GO, for local ads in a live stream of the NFL’s penultimate match of...

FoxSportsGo

Foe Of Wheeler’s STB Plan To Address ACA

Rep. Kurt Schrader will speak at the American Cable Association's 24th annual policy gathering...

kurt schrader

Beasley Soars As Cumulus Enters Danger Zone

CMLS shares are now at 98 cents. Beasley paced all broadcast media gainers, while Netflix shared jumped on good Q4 earnings...

Cumulus

Legal Tips On Avoiding ‘Big Game’ Litigation

Advertisers could land you in a heap of legal trouble, should they fail to take into account what's stated in this column...

NFL / National Football League

What Can Radio’s C-Suite Learn About Assumptions?

The 2016 presidential election will undoubtedly be talked about and analyzed for years to come. How will your station's fare?...

Frank Montero

What Exec Changes Have Come At Nexstar?

A trio of SVP/Regional Managers are now in place, while a widely expected shift for Brian Jones is now confirmed...

Perry Sook

Mid-Week Mix For Media Stocks

On a negative note, Cumulus Media retreated 1%, to $1, as iHeartMedia fell 2.65%, to $1.10...

Cumulus

Radio, TV Journalists Ask For Trump Access Sit-Down

Access to government key request in letter from journalist groups to President-elect Trump and VP-elect Pence ...

RTDNA

This Premium Streaming Service Just Got Sports

CBS Sports Radio is now available on a premium streaming audio provider...

internet

Why Bad Salespeople Get Hired

How could a $7M sales superstar totally flop at his next employer? Maybe he was simply the wrong choice for the job....

Barrett-Riddleberger

Are Three Cents The Fee For Stage 5?

Demand has deserted the Forward Auction almost as quickly as the FCC has constrained supply....

FCC

No Dish Dump For Gray

A last-minute accord averts a blackout ...

Gray-Television

What Student-Owned Station Was Sold To Saga?

A media organization owned by students at a major university has decided to sell its radio station ...

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Here’s The CW’s New EVP/Net Distribution

A longtime CBS TV exec who joined The CW in 2014 has been promoted...

The CW Network -- Pictured: Christopher Brooks, Senior Vice President, Network Distribution -- Photo: Chris Frawley/The CW © 2014 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved