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Aug 22, 2014, 10:30 ET
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TBN to Feature Special Broadcast of Academy Award®-Winning Film "Exodus," Sunday, August 24

 Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world's premier faith-and-family channel, will feature a special presentation of the groundbreaking, Academy...

Aug 21, 2014, 12:23 ET

Sinclair Announces J.C. Lowe to be General Manager in Pensacola, FL; Mike Murphy to be General Manager in Birmingham, AL

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that J.C. Lowe, who was Sinclair's General Manager in Birmingham, will become the...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Announces Launch Of Original Programming Division

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced today that it has launched Sinclair Original Programming...

Aug 21, 2014, 08:15 ET

Sinclair Names James Killen Group Manager

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that James Killen has been named Group Manager and will be responsible for the...

Aug 20, 2014, 13:00 ET
"The Song" (PRNewsFoto/Trinity Broadcasting Network)

TBN Introduces Creators and Cast of Highly Anticipated Movie "The Song" Friday, Aug. 22nd

 On September 26th The Song, the highly anticipated movie by City on a Hill Studio that combines the gritty sounds of American roots music with...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:15 ET

Sinclair Broadcast Group Announces Agreement To Swap Television Stations With Media General

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) (the "Company" or "Sinclair") announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:58 ET

Dan Mellon To Oversee WJLA-TV And NewsChannel 8 In The Washington D.C. Market; Promotes Tony D'Angelo To General Manager In The Columbus, Ohio Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Dan Mellon will be the General Manager of WJLA (ABC) and local cable news network,...

Aug 18, 2014, 14:29 ET

Sinclair Names Mike Kralec Vice President Of Data Systems And Information Technology Services

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Mike Kralec has been named to the newly-created position of Vice President of...

Aug 18, 2014, 12:00 ET
The nation's first-ever female-centric and male-centric broadcast television networks -- Escape (For Women) and Grit (For Men) -- are now on the air. Pictured is Jonathan Katz, President and CEO of Katz Broadcasting which launched the two new networks Aug. 18. (PRNewsFoto/Katz Broadcasting)

The Nation's First-Ever, Over-The-Air Broadcast TV Networks For Women & Men Are Born: Escape (For Women) & Grit (For Men) Are Now On-The-Air

 The country's first-ever female-centric and male-centric over-the-air broadcast television networks -- Escape (For Women) and Grit (For...

Aug 15, 2014, 02:30 ET
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45th Annual GMA Dove Awards Announced, Will Air Exclusively on Trinity Broadcasting Network

The Gospel Music Association (GMA) has announced the nominees for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards, along with its partnership with the Trinity...

Aug 11, 2014, 11:40 ET
Jonathan Katz, President and CEO of Katz Broadcasting, which is launching two new broadcast television networks - Escape (For Women) and Grit (Targeting Men) - on Monday, August 18 at 12:00 Noon (Eastern Time). (PRNewsFoto/Katz Broadcasting)

First-Ever Over-The-Air Broadcast Television Networks For Women & Men to Launch Mon. Aug. 18 at 12:00 Noon ET

 Gary Cooper standing up for what's right in High Noon and Kathleen Turner turning William Hurt down the wrong path in Body Heat. These two...

Aug 11, 2014, 06:00 ET
Andres Cantor, Anchor, Telemundo; Ruben Mendiola, President, mun2; Gary Zenkel, President, NBC Olympics, and President, Operations & Strategy, NBC Sports Group (PRNewsFoto/Broadcasting & Cable and...)

Andres Cantor, Iconic Telemundo Sports Anchor, Ruben Mendiola, President mun2, And Gary Zenkel, President NBC Olympics, Discuss Future Of Olympics, FIFA World Cup And More At Hispanic Television Summit

 Andres Cantor, the iconic sports anchor and analyst at Telemundo, Ruben Mendiola, President of mun2, and Gary Zenkel, President of NBC...

Aug 08, 2014, 15:12 ET
Aug 07, 2014, 13:45 ET
TBN offering Billy Graham's "Reason for My Hope." (PRNewsFoto/Trinity Broadcasting Network)

Trinity Broadcasting Network Offers Billy Graham's Best-Selling Book "The Reason for My Hope"

For over seventy years Dr. Billy Graham has devoted his life to the most crucial message for all of humanity: the message of salvation through...

Aug 06, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Declares And Increases Quarterly Common Stock Cash Dividend 10% To $0.165 Per Share

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that its Board of Directors has increased and declared a quarterly cash dividend of...

Aug 06, 2014, 07:30 ET

Sinclair Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results And Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend Per Share

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), the "Company" or "Sinclair," today reported financial results for the three and six months ended...

Aug 04, 2014, 13:05 ET
Alfredo Rodriguez, Vice-president, DishLATINO (PRNewsFoto/Broadcasting & Cable and Multi.)

DISH sera galardonado en el Hispanic Television Summit por servir a televidentes hispanos a traves de su marca DishLATINO

DISH Network, el proveedor de servicios satelitales a través de su marca DishLATINO, será galardonado con el Premio de Liderazgo en la...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:22 ET

Sinclair Names Rick Lipps General Manager in the Springfield/Decatur, Illinois Market

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Rick Lipps has been named General Manager of WICS (ABC) in the Springfield/Decatur,...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:30 ET

AIRE Radio Networks Signs Syndication Deal to Launch "Por el Placer de Vivir con Cesar Lozano"

 AIRE Radio Networks announced today an agreement to syndicate the radio show "Por el Placer de Vivir con Cesar Lozano" (The Joy of Living with...