| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Not one, certainly. Apparently, not two either. Three seems likely, although often there are actually four.
One year, much too soon, Vin Scully will retire and the Dodgers will face the unpleasant task of replacing the most legendary announcer in Los...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Why does anybody get into the online radio business?
Pandora is the king of all online music services, with 77 million active listeners at the end of last month. But even Pandora has struggled to turn a profit off its streams because the vast majority...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Casey Kasem's family saga has taken its most bizarre turn yet: Kasem's wife Jean tossed a package of hamburger meat at the sickly radio personality's daughter, Kerri, whom he had from his first marriage.
Casey Kasem, 82, was transported by ambulance...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler ripped into the record of Gov. Martin O'Malley and Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown as the Democratic candidates for governor held their third and final debate Thursday on a Baltimore radio station.
Gansler blamed O'Malley...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:09 AM
"Adventures in time and space," the announcer intones. "Told in future tense!" There is a gong, a pause, and then: "Dimension X!" followed by an echo, "X! X! X!"
It's a cheesy introduction, but forgivable -- it was recorded in 1950. "Dimension X" was...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Former WGN radio reporter Larry Schreiner, a legendary crime reporter who covered the John Wayne Gacy serial killings, the Palatine murders and the death of Mayor Harold Washington, passed away Thursday night of cardiac arrest, according to his son Mark...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Robert "Bob" Francis Hastings, Sr., a radio actor who found his footing in television, notably for portraying "yes man" Lt. Elroy Carpenter on the popular sitcom "McHale's Navy," has died. He was 89.
Hastings died Monday at his Burbank home. He had...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Spanish-language media giant Univision Communications has fired a programming executive at its KSCA-FM (101.9) in Los Angeles for scheming to artificially inflate the radio station's ratings.
The high-ranking executive, who was not named by the company,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Casey Kasem's health has continued to falter during the radio host's stay in a Washington State hospital, according to several reports.
The 82-year-old former "American Top 40" host is said to be in critical condition, according to a statement on...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Whether or not they will be the same Chicago Cubs next season, fans will hear their radio call on a new home: WBBM-AM 780.
The Cubs signed a long-term deal with the CBS-owned station to carry the team’s games beginning next season. They will...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
The Chicago Cubs formally announced a partnership with CBS Radio Thursday, moving the games to WBBM 780-AM next season and ending a play-by-play history on WGN-AM 720 dating back 90 years.
Cubs games will be broadcast on AM only, officials said at a...