Lee Enterprises announces CFO Carl Schmidt to retire sabato, 17 Gennaio 2015 - 01:36 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media Carl G. Schmidt informed the company, which publishes of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and other newspapers, he plans to retire July 1. Schmidt is the vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer. The 58-year-old Schmidt joined Lee in 2001.
Police trying to ID man who burglarized 11 homes in 5 hours sabato, 17 Gennaio 2015 - 07:37 AM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media City News Service reports Friday that the burglaries occurred Monday between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on seven different streets between Laurel Canyon and Ventura boulevards. Los Angeles police say the suspect entered homes by forcing open doors or smashing windows and stole jewelry, watches and computers among other items.
Fox News to earn $1.50 per subscriber venerdý, 16 Gennaio 2015 - 11:12 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media Fox News Channel is on track to earn $1.50 per cable subscriber per month in the not-too-distant future. That dollar figure, higher than just about every other cable channel besides ESPN and TNT, demonstrates Fox's power in the American television universe.
New exec taking over NBC's 'Today' venerdý, 16 Gennaio 2015 - 03:01 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media Striving to get past a bruising period for one of its most important brands, NBC News has picked a new leader for the "Today" show: a former senior producer of the show, Noah Oppenheim. He is succeeding Jamie Horowitz, a longtime ESPN producer who was put in charge of "Today" in September, but very publicly fired two months later.
Rosie Perez to leave 'The View,' reports say venerdý, 16 Gennaio 2015 - 06:31 AM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media More trouble is brewing at"The View," with reports Thursday that Rosie Perez is leaving, Rosie O'Donnell and Whoopi Goldberg are fighting and the morning talk show could be canceled. Then again, maybe it's business as usual for the ABC show which has always seemed to generate headlines alleging behind-the-scenes tensions among its various female co-hosts.
News Media Coalition Announces Partnership to Test Drones with FAA venerdý, 16 Gennaio 2015 - 02:19 AM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media A coalition of 10 news media companies, including NewsChannel 9 owners Sinclair Broadcast Group, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University for the testing of small unmanned aircraft systems to gather news. Virginia Tech leads the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership, one of six test sites established by Congress to collect data on the use of UAS.
Bill O'Reilly plans book, TV project about Wild West giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 05:54 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media The Fox News host and multimillion-selling author is finishing "Legends & Lies: Into the West," stories about Jesse James, Davy Crockett and other outlaws and good guys that will include a multiparty television docudrama and a companion book. The TV series debuts with two episodes on April 12 on the Fox News Channel, while the book will be published April 7, Henry Holt and Co.
Cops: Suspect stopped for chicken and biscuits after heist giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 05:54 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media Police arrested a western Pennsylvania bank robbery suspect when he stopped for chicken and biscuits at a restaurant two blocks away. Online court records don't list an attorney for 32-year-old Shane Lindsey, who was arrested Wednesday about 20 minutes after he allegedly robbed the Citizens Bank in downtown New Kensington.
New Discovery Life channel seeks relatable stories giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 04:48 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media Discovery Communications executives thought of Facebook when considering what the new Discovery Life network would be about. Specifically, all of the Facebook friends who write about their fabulous jobs, fabulous families and fabulous vacations.
Mark Cuban Negotiated A New 'Shark Tank' Deal With Sony Entirely Over ... giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 01:47 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media Amid the long list of leaked emails from December's massive Sony hack was an exchange involving billionaire investor Mark Cuban, Mark Cuban Companies general counsel Robert Hart, and Sony Pictures Television president Steve Mosko regarding a "Shark Tank" contract Cuban deemed "beyond an insult" and had him threaten to leave the show. After the leak, Cuban told Business Insider, the billionaire investor decided to handle negotiations of a new deal over his free texting app Cyber Dust , which features texts that disappear after 30 seconds.
Chipotle Pulls Popular Burrito Ingredient From Menu giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 09:33 AM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media One-third of locations, about 600, will not be serving pork for the time being because the supplier is not living up to the Mexican grill's expectations, ABC News reports. Chipotle promotes "food with integrity" on its website and says that 100 percent of the pigs used for carnitas are never given antibiotics and are fed a vegetarian diet.
FBI raids medical supply firm with Wall St. 'Wolf' tie giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 05:19 AM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media " FBI agents and other investigators spent hours Wednesday apparently collecting evidence at a Florida medical supply firm with links to "The Wolf of Wall Street" film amid accusations of Medicare fraud. FBI spokesman Jim Marshall confirmed that the bureau was "conducting law enforcement activity" at the offices of Med-Care Diabetic and Medical Supply Inc. in Boca Raton.
Nielsen's top programs for Jan. 5-11 giovedý, 15 Gennaio 2015 - 01:04 AM - 3 Months, 1 ago - top stories - Topix Media ABC is owned by The Walt Disney Co.; CBS is a division of CBS Corp.; Fox is owned by 21st Century Fox; NBC is owned by NBC Universal. Welcome to your discussion forum: Click the login link below to sign in with or to set up a Disqus account or to access your social networking account.