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Sinclair Broadcast Group reports 33 percent jump in 1Q profit

Television broadcasting company Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. reported a 33 percent increase in profits for the first quarter of 2011, driven by strong ad spending during the Super Bowl in February. Hunt Valley-based Sinclair said Wednesday it had net broadcast ...

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Reserved for Art Donovan (access required)

So, I was checking out the pandemonium next to TDR‘s offices Wednesday morning for Gov. William Donald Schaefer’s funeral service at Old St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Lots of police and lots of citizens lining up to be seated — well before ...

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Comcast-NBC deal could open doors to future of home entertainment

WASHINGTON — New Internet video services from companies such as Netflix and Apple are offering a glimpse of a home entertainment future that doesn’t include a pricey monthly cable bill. To challenge the cable TV industry’s dominance in the living ...

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Salkin bringing Wall $treet Week to the Web (access required)

The once-celebrated Maryland Public Television-produced financial news program Wall $treet Week is back, sort of. The program, off the air since 2005, has been revived as an online-only publication focusing on long-term financial advice. Jeff Salkin, anchor of MPT’s State ...

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