This Analyst Is Hot On CBS

One Wall Street analyst is quite pleased that the media company is not rejoining with Viacom after more than a decade apart...

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What’s In Store For 2017? Here’s One Broker’s View

Will radio deals pick up? Unless "significant" changes are seen once FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler departs, don't count on it....

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Clear Channel Outdoor Forced To Divest In Indy, Atlanta

Under the terms of the proposed settlement, Clear Channel and Fairway must divest 57 billboard structures to complete their...

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Look Who’s Now Not Set To Speak At CES

CES 2017 is set for Jan. 5-8, again in Las Vegas. Some major D.C. policymakers will be in attendance -- but not Tom Wheeler...

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Jingle Sell? Why Brands May Ring Up Radio In ’17

The nation's leading owner of AMs and FMs shifted on Dec. 26 from the Jingle Ball to "Jingle Day" -- a big deal for...

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Here’s Who’s On The Trump Communications Team

RNC veteran Sean Spicer to serve as Press Secretary as Dan Scavino, Hope Hicks and Jason Miller join communications team...

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Can Flo & Eddie Appeal N.Y. Ruling?

With a N.Y. outcome vastly different than what transpired in California ruling just last month, what's next for pre-1972 song airplay?...

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SBS Brings Its Chief Litigator In House

SBS's outside General Counsel has been brought in house, and will now hold the title of EVP/General Counsel ...

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‘Flo & Eddie’ Foiled, Sirius XM Scores In Royalty Rumble

N.Y.'s top court rules 4-2 that Sirius XM is not liable for pre-1972 royalties, citing DPRA language giving states the final say...

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MRC Won’t Accredit December PPM Radio Ratings

On Nov. 10, RBR + TVBR asked, "How Significant Is Nielsen’s Newest PPM Problem?" We now know that the problem is pretty significant...

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Two Cox Stations Get Partial Online Public File Waiver

Cox needs not upload the quarterly issues/programs lists and annual EEO reports for two stations’ prior pending license renewal periods...

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Can Three Parties Control One LPFM Station?

Sound of Hope Radio will not get a chance to be a time-share partner of a new LPFM set to debut in Chicago...

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Don’t Expect A 4-1 GOP FCC

By statute, the GOP can only have a 3-2 FCC majority. But, independents are allowed, and a heavily GOP-influenced one could emerge....

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Netflix Sets A Date For Its Q4 Earnings Release

Unlike traditional quarterly conference calls, the discussion will be moderated by Doug Mitchelson, of UBS, and Scott Devitt, of Stifel...

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Nielsen Defends Its Total Audience Measurement

Nielsen has responded to concerns from NBCUniversal that its Total Content Ratings aren't ready for launch by refuting their claims...

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