(NYSE: TGNA) has entered into an agreement with Dispatch Broadcast Group to acquire Indianapolis, Indiana's NBC affiliate television station
WTHR, and the CBS affiliate station WBNS, located in Columbus, Ohio for USD 535m in cash, the company said.
The acquisition grows the Scripps local television station
footprint to 52 stations in 36 markets with a reach of nearly 21 % of US TV households.
Nexstar, the second-largest television station
owner in the United States, says it'll use proceeds from the sale of the television stations
to fund its Tribune deal and to lower debt.
Summary: Television station
Al-Jadeed came under fire Tuesday for a music video it broadcast that criticizes Syrian refugees.
Manama: A Kuwaiti court postponed its verdict in a case filed by a private television station
against the information ministry for revoking its licence to January 2.
The Cairo-based television station
even presented on-screen anchors in floor-length veils.
Turkey said on Friday it had lost contact with one of its military aircraft, with a television station
claiming it had crashed in Syrian waters.
The revelation was made by a DISY Limassol deputy, Andreas Themistocleous who claimed that one television station
had asked for e1/43,000 and another for e1/45,000 to invite candidates to appear on their election shows.
In remarks to Petra on the sidelines of a ceremony to sign a licensing agreement with Al-Insaniyah (humanity) new television station
, Qadi dismissed complaints by some satellite stations that Jordan was overcharging them for licensing and annual air time.
In remarks to Petra on the sidelines of a ceremony to sign a licensing agreement with Al Insaniyah (humanity) new television station
, Al Qadi dismissed complaints by some satellite stations that Jordan was overcharging them for licensing and annual air time.
RAMALLAH, West Bank: Fatah's Revolutionary Council yesterday decided to establish a television station
and other media outlets, in a bid to counter the influence of Hamas' highly popular television and radio stations.