| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:55 AM
ABC News Radio's distribution deal with radio giant Cumulus Media is coming to an end.
In a note to employees Thursday, recently appointed ABC News President James Goldston said the Walt Disney Co.-owned radio news organization will handle its own...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index for February, April consumer confidence, ICSC-Goldman Sachs and Redbook retail sales reports for period ending April 25
Local earnings: A.M. Castel & CO., Anixter International Inc., Archer Daniels Midland Co.,...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:11 AM
The streaming music service Rdio has tapped Anthony Bay -- a former digital media executive at Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Apple Inc. -- as its new chief executive.
This ends a search that began in June when the company's former CEO, Drew...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 2:03 PM
The Internet music service Rdio is now letting people in the U.S. access its 20-million-song library on the Web without paying -- though those users will hear ads.
The change is part of a deal announced last year in which terrestrial radio company...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
WGN Radio is grabbing some air space on the FM band.
The Tribune Co.-owned station, which broadcasts at 720 AM, has reached an agreement to run 87.7 FM through a lease agreement, and will launch a new format on Monday afternoon.
The deal coincides...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:50 AM
The Chicago radio sports talk wars will have an FM player come Monday afternoon.
That’s when WGN Radio will launch “The Game” on 87.7 FM, a new all-sports station aimed at moving the conversation about the Bears, the Bulls and Da...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 4:22 AM
A famous television personality will appear at an event at ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem held by area radio stations this month, it has been announced. Geraldo Rivera will broadcast his radio show, “Geraldo,” live from the site of Putting the....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Cumulus Media Inc. is investing in digital media through a new deal with online music-streaming service Rdio that gives the radio giant what it calls a "significant equity stake" in Rdio's parent company, Pulser Media.
Rdio will also launch a free...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Dial Global, the New York-based radio programming company, has changed its name to WestwoodOne, reviving the better-known brand.
WestwoodOne, which Dial Global bought in 2011, was one of the most recognizable names in the radio industry for decades....
| May 24, 2013
| 3:41 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A long-awaited report on workplace wellness programs, which has still not been publicly released, delivers a blow to the increasingly popular efforts, Reuters has learned, casting doubt on a pillar of the Affordable Care Act and a...
| May 6, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Over a year after calling a Georgetown law student a slut on his radio program, Rush Limbaugh is reportedly tired of being blamed for sagging ad sales on Cumulus Media talk radio stations and is considering ending his affiliation agreement with the...