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Jan 23, 2015, 12:20 ET

IBEW Certification Revoked at Sinclair Station, KSNV, in Las Vegas

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that on January 9, 2015, employees of its NBC...

Jan 22, 2015, 23:30 ET
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Trinity Broadcasting Network Casts Creative Vision for New Generation of Christian Television

When Paul and Jan Crouch launched the Trinity Broadcasting Network in 1973, the landscape for Christian television was wide open and largely...

Jan 22, 2015, 09:15 ET

Sinclair Names George Kayes General Manager In Roanoke-Lynchburg, VA

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that George Kayes has been promoted to General Manager of WSET-TV (ABC) in the...

Jan 19, 2015, 09:25 ET

Sinclair To Report Fourth Quarter 2014 Results On February 18, 2015 At 7:30am (Eastern Time)

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) will report its fourth quarter 2014 earnings results at 7:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, February 18,...

Jan 18, 2015, 12:27 ET
The country's first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network devoted to comedy around-the-clock will launch this spring when Katz Broadcasting debuts LAFF on April 15, 2015.  LAFF will feature a mix of contemporary off-network sitcoms and popular theatrical motion pictures. ABC Owned Television Stations will carry LAFF in NY, LA, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Houston and other cities. The E.W. Scripps Company will also launch LAFF on its stations...

Katz Broadcasting to Launch LAFF -- The Nation's First Comedy-Driven Broadcast Television Network -- On April 15, 2015

The country's first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network devoted to comedy around-the-clock will launch this spring when Katz...

Jan 13, 2015, 13:25 ET
Matthew and Laurie Crouch with Andrae Crouch and his twin sister Sandra.

My "Cousin" Andrae Crouch

The news late last week that Andraé Crouch had gone home to heaven brought my family and me both deep grief, along with a flood of warm...

Jan 09, 2015, 11:50 ET
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TBN Gifting Trip for Two to Holy Land Each Week Throughout 2015

 Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world's largest Christian broadcaster, announced the launch of an incredible contest that will run...

Jan 06, 2015, 14:57 ET

Sinclair Names Howard E. Friedman to The Board

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced today that Mr. Howard E. Friedman has been appointed to its Board of Directors.  Mr....

Jan 05, 2015, 04:00 ET

Historic Day as TBN Brings 24-Hour Christian Television to Nearly Every Home Across UK

 January 5th is an historic day for the United Kingdom! Today Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world's largest religious broadcaster, launched...

Dec 29, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Christian Television Set to Blanket United Kingdom with January 5th Launch of TBN UK on Freeview

 One of the most significant moments in the history of television broadcast is set for the new year across the United Kingdom. Trinity...

Dec 22, 2014, 09:30 ET

Sinclair Names Noreen O'Mara Parker General Manager In Nashville, TN

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Noreen O'Mara Parker has been named General Manager of WZTV (FOX) and WUXP...

Dec 19, 2014, 15:30 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Closes On Certain Station Acquisitions And Divestitures With Media General

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that it closed on its previously announced acquisitions...

Dec 15, 2014, 12:30 ET

Award-Winning Faith-and-Family Animated Series "Iesodo" Makes World TV Debut on TBN's Smile of a Child Kids Network Christmas Week

 It's one of the most exciting and creative faith-based kids shows to come along in recent memory, and it's set to make its world television...

Dec 11, 2014, 04:30 ET

Christmas Shines Brightly at Florida's Holy Land Experience

It's a spectacular celebration designed for The King, and it's live throughout the Christmas season at Trinity Broadcasting Network's Holy...

Dec 08, 2014, 14:00 ET

Ann Compton IBA Hall of Fame Bound!

Award winning broadcast journalist Ann Compton, the first woman reporter ever assigned to cover the White House on a fulltime basis by a network...

Dec 08, 2014, 03:30 ET

Take "The Ride" on TBN, Tuesday December 9th

How would you respond if you came face-to-face with someone you knew was just minutes away from ending his life? That's the focus of The Ride, the...

Dec 04, 2014, 16:15 ET
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Stay Tuned to TBN for the Best in Christmas Movies and Specials

Christmas is a joyous season at Trinity Broadcasting Network, and throughout the month of December America's favorite faith-and-family channel has...

Dec 02, 2014, 12:28 ET

Sinclair Names Edwin Groves General Manager In The Paducah, Kentucky / Cape Girardeau, Missouri / Harrisburg, Illinois / Mt Vernon, Illinois Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Edwin Groves has been named General Manager of KBSI (FOX) in the Paducah, Kentucky /...

Dec 01, 2014, 12:22 ET

Sinclair Mourns The Passing Of Doug Gealy

With great sadness, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announces the passing of Doug Gealy, Group Manager for multiple markets. "We are...

Nov 26, 2014, 11:15 ET
Matthew Crouch with his father, TBN founder Paul F. Crouch.

My Father's Challenge to This Generation: Keep Taking Jesus to the Nations

 In 2012 my family and I had the privilege of accompanying my father, Paul Crouch, on an extended tour around the world to check in on the...