As their previous deal expired Friday, Time Warner Cable and LIN Television announced that they reached an agreement on retransmission-consent fees to keep 24 local TV stations on TWC and Bright…
Aereo, which major broadcasters are trying to sue out of existence, announced plans to launch its Internet streaming service for local TV in a third market — Atlanta, starting June 17. The startup…
The Italian government is introducing legislation to force local TV networks to air more homegrown movies via new investment and programming quotas, which could hit acquisitions of Hollywood fare.
Despite a weak job market, local TV news operations added 1,131 workers last year, according to an annual survey conducted by the Radio Television Digital News Assn. and Hofstra U. The survey showed…
Aereo is latest to be sued as affiliates protect retrans fees
Birmingham, Ala., has a population of 229,000 and eight TV stations.
KABC led all local news programs at 11 p.m. in total viewers for the February sweep in the Los Angeles market.
The U.K. government has greenlit proposals to launch a new TV channel dedicated to providing local news and content.
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