Nexstar Broadcasting has won the fight to take over station group owner Media General, setting a $4.6 billion acquisition pact after months of public wrangling that derailed Media General’s plan to…
Media General has set a $2.4 billion acquisition of Meredith Corp., creating a TV station colossus that will rank as the nation’s third-largest owner of network affiliates. The cash and stock deal…
Tia Mowry will host “Forever Family,” one of the first digital series Meredith Corp. is producing through its Meredith Originals team and will distribute across the company's portfolio of online…
The station marketplace is morphing into mega groups as owners seek economies of scale.
Jenny McCarthy may be the latest femme to take a seat at “The View’s” table. The model, thesp and TV host is in serious talks to take current co-host Joy Behar’s spot on “The View” once Behar leaves…
Gannett Co. is betting big on the future of local broadcast TV, setting a $2.2 billion deal to acquire station owner Belo Corp. Deal will nearly double Gannett’s station holdings to 43 from 23…
Exiting FCC chairman Julius Genachowski steers clear of Aereo dispute in Q&A session at NAB. He also defends FCC's role in auctioning broadcast spectrum.
Chairman-CEO Rupert Murdoch is giving his publishing biz a nice send off with $2.6 billion in cash in its coffers and no debt as it prepares for life as a standalone public company. Investors have…
So the new logic in media appears to be publishing and video content are like cattle and sheep. They don’t mix. News Corp. is spinning off its publishing assets. Tribune is contemplating offers for…
Time Warner, it seems, ran out of time for Time. The conglom on Wednesday announced plans to unload its publishing division, a move that comes as other film and TV congloms are also shedding print…
Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes was mum Monday on a potential sale of Time Inc. but said cost cuts and assets sales in real estate, back office and elsewhere are part of four-pronged effort to spur fast…
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