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Minus Williams, NBC’s lead shrinks (access required)

NBC’s lead in the evening news competition is narrowing with Brian Williams off the air. The “NBC Nightly News” drew 8.83 million viewers Tuesday, beating ABC’s “World News Tonight with David Muir” by 94,000 viewers, according to preliminary Nielsen data ...

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Super Bowl sets ratings record (access required)

The New England Patriots’ last-minute win over the Seattle Seahawks gave Comcast Corp.’s NBC the biggest preliminary television rating in Super Bowl history. The game was seen Sunday in 49.7 percent of homes in large U.S. cities, the broadcast network ...

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NBC extends Olympics deal

NBC secured the U.S. broadcast rights to the Olympics through 2032 on Wednesday in a record six-games agreement worth $7.75 billion, a surprise deal that shuts out rival American networks and provides further long-term financial security to the IOC.

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Notre Dame to ACC in all sports but football

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Notre Dame got everything it wanted and the Atlantic Coast Conference got Notre Dame. The school announced Wednesday that it would join the ACC in all the conference’s sports except football, though it will play five ...

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O’Malley on Sunday television — again (access required)

Gov. Martin O’Malley has quite the run going — he’s been booked on a national network’s Sunday news program four out of the last seven weeks. This Sunday, O’Malley will be on ABC’s “This Week” at 9 a.m., where he’ll ...

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Eye Opener: O’Malley on ‘Meet the Press’ (access required)

As a work group prepares to consider expanded gambling in Maryland in its first meeting next week, the developer of the Maryland Live! casino at Arundel Mills mall says the state is already facing slots over saturation. Here’s a few other ...

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