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Murdoch deal draws fire

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Allowing Rupert Murdoch to buy the New York Post while owning local TV station WNYW would stifle diversity among the city's media, individuals and groups have told the Federal Communications…

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Financial Briefs

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K-Tel Intl. Inc. posted a net income of $ 1.85 million (49 cents a share) for the third fiscal quarter, ended March 31, a 52% increase over the same period last year. Revenues were up slightly to $…

Alwin Nikolais

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Alwin Nikolais, a pioneering choreographer and composer who blended music and dance in a career that spanned more than 50 years, died Saturday of cancer. He was 82.

Exec Shuffle

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Mitch Schultz has been appointed VP of corporate compensation and organizational development at the Walt Disney Co. He had been director of corporate compensation.

Nancy Quinn

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Nancy Quinn, artistic director of Young Playwrights, a program dedicated to developing young writers, died April 24 of a heart attack at her home in Brooklyn.

Short Takes

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Linda Bloodworth-Thomason will be presented the American Women in Radio & Television's Silver Satellite Award, recognizing outstanding contributions in broadcast communications, May 20 at the group's…

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