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  • What You Need To Know: Why Fox CT Is No longer On DirecTV

    Below are some questions we have recieved on our Facebook page that we wanted to answer:   Viewer: “I would rather lose FOX than have my bill go up.” Tribune just wants to squeeze DirecTV for money that would get passed to subscribers....
  • Getting the blues from trying to watch Dodgers on Time Warner Cable

    Getting the blues from trying to watch Dodgers on Time Warner Cable
    My wife gave me Time Warner Cable as a retirement present so I could spend my golden years watching the Boys in Blue on TV. This makes me a lucky guy because 70% of Southern California doesn't get to watch the Dodgers on TV, at least until Charter...
  • Live lottery drawings to remain on WGN

    Live lottery drawings to remain on WGN
    The lottery lady is staying on WGN-Ch. 9, at least for another year.   After flirting with digital alternatives, the Illinois Lottery has agreed to a discounted one-year deal to keep the live drawings on the Tribune Co. station, its television home...
  • DirecTV, Dish Network to vie for political cash with customized ads

     DirecTV, Dish Network to vie for political cash with customized ads
    Satellite TV giants DirecTV and Dish Network are looking for a landslide this fall — in political dollars. For the first time, satellite broadcasters will be jockeying with other media outlets for a share of political spending that could top $3...
  • Dish tells FCC to block Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal

    Dish tells FCC to block Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal
    Satellite broadcaster Dish Network wants the government to block Comcast Corp.'s proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable. In meetings with top Federal Communications Commission officials earlier this week, Dish said a combination of Comcast and Time...
  • Republican Rauner amasses ranchland in scenic West

     Republican Rauner amasses ranchland in scenic West
    Sitting between two snowcapped mountain ranges, with the Yellowstone River running through wide expanses of ranchland, Bruce Rauner's spread in Montana lies in the middle of one of the most awe-inspiring spots in the American West. While the...
  • Al Jazeera America rejects allegations in Al Gore's lawsuit over sale

    Al Jazeera America rejects allegations in Al Gore's lawsuit over sale
    The Al Jazeera America television network is rejecting claims it owes former Vice President Al Gore and his business partner $65 million. Last week, Gore and business partner Joel Hyatt sued the satellite TV service owned by the Qatari royal family...
  • Dispute on MASN television rights rises to another level

    Dispute on MASN television rights rises to another level
    The long-simmering television rights dispute between the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network and the Washington Nationals appears close to reaching a boil. The Nationals have contended since 2012 that they are entitled to a much higher annual rights fee for...
  • ADT offers new remote and mobile security products

    ADT's chief innovation officer Arthur Orduña talks into his smartphone to check the security and lights at his Delray Beach home. The ADT app recognizes his voice. "Security status" he says, receiving confirmation that all is well. "Light status," he...
  • The Dodgers blackout is bad, but let's not make a federal case out of it

    The Dodgers blackout is bad, but let's not make a federal case out of it
    If you're a Dodgers fan — but not a subscriber to Time Warner Cable — then you've missed watching on TV most of the 108 games the team has played this year. In other words, you've missed more than half the season and all the highlights...
  • WWE Network Ready for International Rollout to Pin Down New Subscribers

    Five months after its launch in the United States, where it's signed up nearly 700,000 paying subscribers, the WWE Network will start streaming overseas. WWE will introduce the digital channel in 170 countries starting Aug. 12. Those include major...