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  • Nielsen: Radio reaches 90% of Americans each week

    Nielsen: Radio reaches 90% of Americans each week
    Amid a rapidly evolving media landscape, radio remains a constant in Americans' daily lives, according to a new report from Nielsen. Ninety percent of Americans listen to AM or FM radio each week, with the average listener tuning in for more than two...
  • KIIS, KBIG and KAMP repeat 1-2-3 Arbitron ranks

    KIIS, KBIG and KAMP repeat 1-2-3 Arbitron ranks
    The latest Arbitron radio ratings for the Los Angeles-Orange County market brought no change at the top from the previous month, with music stations KIIS-FM (102.7), KBIG-FM (104.3) and KAMP-FM (97.1) again finishing 1-2-3, respectively. Although...
  • Digital-media use to average 15.5 hours a day by 2015, study predicts

    Digital-media use to average 15.5 hours a day by 2015, study predicts
    Americans are spending more time on their digital devices, and that won't change for years, according to a new study. The USC report released Wednesday shows that Americans consume "an enormous amount" of media via television, radio, phone and computer,...
  • Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Co. moving headquarters to Iowa

    Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Co. moving headquarters to Iowa
    Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Co., a presence in Baltimore since its founding 54 years ago, will move its headquarters to Des Moines, Iowa — another disappointing loss of corporate clout for the city. The life insurance and annuity company,...
  • KIIS, KBIG share first place in Arbitron ratings

     KIIS, KBIG share first place in Arbitron ratings
    Sister stations KIIS-FM (102.7) and KBIG-FM (104.3) edged into a tie for first place in radio ratings for May, just a month after KBIG had grabbed sole possession of the top spot for the first time, according to figures released Monday by Arbitron....
  • Columbia-based Arbitron to be acquired by Nielsen

    Columbia-based Arbitron to be acquired by Nielsen
    The company that helps TV networks determine what shows get canceled or live for another season is buying the Columbia-based company that helps radio stations decide whether to change formats. Nielsen Holdings of TV ratings fame announced Tuesday that it...
  • 50 years of Chicago's WVON: A Chicago voice that echoes nationwide

    50 years of Chicago's WVON: A Chicago voice that echoes nationwide
    In the volatile world of radio, almost nothing lasts half a century. But a great Chicago radio station — WVON-AM 1690 — has managed the feat: The institution marks its 50th anniversary Monday and celebrates with a concert featuring Toni...
  • Can 'Piolin' have a radio future?

    Can 'Piolin' have a radio future?
    Popular Spanish-language radio personality Eddie "PiolĂ­n" Sotelo's departure from Univision Communications Inc. in the wake of sexual harassment allegations won't necessarily be a career-ending blow, but a comeback could be tricky, experts said. "I...
  • KLAX-FM's Ricardo 'El Mandril' Sanchez tops in morning radio

     KLAX-FM's Ricardo 'El Mandril' Sanchez tops in morning radio
    The new top banana in local morning radio, Ricardo "El Mandril" Sanchez of regional Mexican music station KLAX-FM (97.9), not only held onto No. 1 in July but also widened his lead in the Los Angeles-Orange County ratings, according to figures released...
  • Hollywood wins China tax fight. 'Duck Dynasty' cast signs new deal.

    Hollywood wins China tax fight. 'Duck Dynasty' cast signs new deal.
    After the coffee. Before jumping on the Dodger bandwagon. The Skinny: I got homesick for New York watching the Democratic mayoral debate Tuesday. I can't decide who I would vote against more. Wednesday's headlines include a win for Hollywood in a tax...
  • Radio ratings: KBIG-FM and KLAX-FM distance selves from rivals

    Radio ratings: KBIG-FM and KLAX-FM distance selves from rivals
    The new elites of Los Angeles-Orange County radio raised their stature even further in August, as both KBIG-FM (104.3) and KLAX-FM (97.9) widened their leads against rivals, according to ratings released Tuesday by Arbitron. KBIG — the "hot adult-...