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NBC

abbreviation for
1. (Broadcasting) (in the US) National Broadcasting Company
2. (Military) (of weapons or warfare) nuclear, biological, and chemical

NBC

National Broadcasting Company (a television network).
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Since the new theater has more than 1,000 fewer seats than its former Hummingbird Centre home, NBC will dance 91 Toronto performances this season, up from 64 last year.
The Marketron 6 series will allow NBC to break down the operational barriers between stations in the group and integrate business processes and information," said Keith Winter, president and COO of Marketron International.
Drama Series: ``CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,'' CBS; ``Joan of Arcadia,'' CBS; ``The Sopranos,'' HBO; ``24,'' Fox; ``The West Wing,'' NBC.
Many affiliate station owners can't understand why Cornwell offered to pay NBC a total of $362 million over the next 10 years for his San Jose-based KNTV to become an NBC affiliate.
Congress has followed suit by allocating hundreds of millions of dollars in recent years to help train first responders--firefighters, police officers, emergency medical personnel--and the National Guard to deal with the aftermath of a terrorist attack involving NBC weapons.
In the August 5, 1996, issue of the New Yorker, David Remnick interviewed Dick Ebersol, president of NBC Sports, and Nicholas Schiavone, NBC director of research, and explored the psycho logical underpinnings of NBC's intricate strategy to capture the female audience.
He transformed NBC from a broadcast network into a diversified global media company.
NBC will add three new dramas - two patterned after its sole scripted success of the past season, ``Las Vegas,'' and one a hybrid of ``ER'' and police procedurals - and two new comedies.
NBC spokeswoman Julia Drake said the production was 86 percent sold out and drew 63,000 people, or 46 percent more than the previous year.
DHL, the world's leading express delivery and logistics company, announced today that it has become the exclusive shipping service for customers in the heart of mid-town Manhattan at the NBC Experience Store in New York City's Rockefeller Center.
We head into this new era primed for growth because both NBC and Universal are operating at the top of their game,'' said Bob Wright, chairman and chief executive officer of NBC Universal and vice chairman at parent company General Electric.
NBC Universal and Intel Corporation today announced the launch of the NBC VIP Access online service that will provide on-demand broadband-delivered entertainment content for free to consumers with Intel[R] Viiv[TM]technology-based PCs and Centrino[R] mobile technology-based laptops.