News Story | R.I.P.: Joe Schlesinger, Famed CBC Journalist

News Story | R.I.P.: Joe Schlesinger, Famed CBC Journalist

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 | By newstostory | 31 Hits

Joe SchlesingerJoe Schlesinger who narrowly escaped the Nazis as a young boy growing up in the former Czechoslovakia and ended up becoming one of Canadas most beloved and respected journalists has died after a lengthy illnessHe was 90 years old according to the CBCAs a foreign correspondent for the CBC Schlesinger covered some of the most significant news events of the latter part of the 20th century and early 2000sHe bore witness to historical events from Vietnam to the fall of the Berlin Wall and the first Gulf War and he did so in his in >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imageNews Story | If Elected, Michael Bloomberg To Sell Bloomberg LP
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 07:02 | Hits : 18 | US

Michael Bloomberg will sell Bloomberg LP the multibilliondollar financialdata and media company he cofounded nearly 40 years ago if he is elected president his campaign said TuesdayThe Wall Street Journal reports the campaign said Mr Bloomberg would first put the company in a blind trust and eventually sell Analysts have estimated the company could sell for as much as 60 billionThe futu...

no imageNews Story | Tribune Publishing, McClatchy ThisClose On Merger
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 19:02 | Hits : 53 | US

Tribune Publishing up until last Thursday known as Tronc is inching closer to a potential merger with the McClatchy CoThe NY Post reports a source as saying the parties are trying to fasttrack it now that billionaire LA Times owner Patrick SoonShiong is offering to sweeten a pending deal by kicking up to 150 million in cash into the potThat comes in addition to SoonShiong rolling his 2...

no imageNews Story | Super PAC Backing Cory Booker's Presidential Bid Shuts Down
Fri, 29 Nov 2019 03:02 | Hits : 57 | US

A super PAC formed to support Cory Bookers Democratic presidential campaign is shutting downThe groups founder San Francisco lawyer Steve Phillips indicated in a news release Wednesday that Dream United had struggled to raise money Booker a New Jersey senator has publicly disavowed support from super PACs which arent required to disclose their donors publiclyPhillips a former college c...

no imageNews Story | D-C Radio: Entercom, NHL Caps Extend Multiplatform Partnership
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:03 | Hits : 45 | US

Entercom and the Washington Capitals have extended their multiplatform broadcast partnershipAs part of the extension Entercom station WJFK 1067 The Fan in Washington DC will remain as the flagship home of the Washington Capitals carrying all Capitals games plus pre and postgame shows In addition all games will continue to be streamed on RADIOCOM the fastestgrowing digital audio app in th...

no imageNews Story | Report: Three Senators Get Briefing on UFO Sightings
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 14:04 | Hits : 25 | US

Three US senators got a classified Pentagon briefing Wednesday about a series of reported encounters by the Navy with unidentified aircraft part of a growing number of requests from members of key committees PoliticonbspreportedIf naval pilots are running into unexplained interference in the air thats a safety concern Sen Mark Warner DVa believes we need to get to the bottom of...

no imageNews Story | Miami Radio: Freddie Cruz Retires From WHQT-FM
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 21:02 | Hits : 55 | US

A legendary South Florida radio host announced he is signing off for the last timeFreddie Cruz ended his 34year reign as the king of evening radio for Cox Media Groupsnbsp WHQT Hot 105 FM in Hollywood late Thursday nightThe Cubanborn personality was the original evening host on The Quiet Storm a show that airs classic and contemporary RampB as well as other hits from the 70s 80s a...

no imageNews Story | NAB D-S-A Going To Alan Alda
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 19:03 | Hits : 249 | US

Alan AldaEntertainment industry legend Alan Alda will receive the National Association of Broadcasters Distinguished Service Award during the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas Alda will accept the award at the NAB Show Opening session on Monday April 8Each year the NAB DSA recognizes members of the broadcast community who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the industry Previous awa...

no imageNews Story | Americans Agree: Social Media Is Divisive
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 20:05 | Hits : 45 | US

Americans have a paradoxical attachment to the socialmedia platforms that have transformed communication a new Wall Street JournalNBC News poll finds saying they regard services such as Facebook FB 143 to be divisive and a threat to privacy but continue to use them dailyAcross age groups and political ideologies adults in the survey said they held a negative view of the effects of social m...

no imageNews Story | FCC I-G: No Evidence Pai Misled Congress
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 19:03 | Hits : 32 | US

Ajit PaiFCC Chairman Ajit Pai did not mislead lawmakers about a conversation with the White House counsel over the proposed Sinclair Broad Group and Tribune Media merger the agencys watchdog said MondayThe Office of the Inspector General which conducted the investigation said in a statement that its investigation found no evidence that Pai acted improperly by not disclosing the call with form...

no imageNews Story | Rockcastle Media Networks Launches New Division, State Network
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 19:04 | Hits : 25 | US

Rockcastle Media Networks expands its portfolio of worldclass programming with the creation of its Rockcastle Regional Networks division and the launch of the Radio Nebraska NetworkWhen we learned the Nebraska Radio Network folded our thoughts turned to serving those affiliates and listeners with highquality radio news said Rockcastle Media Networks PresidentCEO Will Sterrett Were excit...

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Fri, 01 Feb 2019 19:04 | Hits : 262 | US