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The fight to sell the UFC"s and WWE"s media rights

Eric Shanks felt good as he left Fox Sports’ New York office in mid-May. Fox and the WWE had spent two days negotiating a deal that would give Fox the rights to WWE’s popular “SmackDown” — a deal that virtually guarantees big Friday nigh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Maryland cannabis industry plans to fight potential ad ban in General Assembly

The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission voted unanimously Thursday to pass new advertising regulations for the state's burgeoning industry which would prevent marijuana advertising on billboards, radio and television and in print media. The new ad rules .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2018

Booyah! Media company sells divisions for big bucks

In a deal that might actually say something hopeful about the media business, TheStreet agreed to sell two business publications for $87 million in cash—three times more than it paid to acquire... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 6th, 2018

Pivotal Lifts Sell Rating Off Of Discovery"s Stock

The bearish case for Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA) can no longer be justified after the company's CEO spoke at the 46th Annual UBS Global Media and Communications Conference this week, according to Pivo.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 6th, 2018

Tribune Media May Sell Out to Rival Nexstar, Creating TV Station-Owning Behemoth - Gizmodo

GizmodoTribune Media May Sell Out to Rival Nexstar, Creating TV Station-Owning BehemothGizmodoEarlier this year, broadcasting giant Sinclair—.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 2nd, 2018

Street Fight: Argus says buy Cracker Barrel as Gordon Haskett says sell

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 29th, 2018

Facebook"s Sandberg to meet with civil rights group after exiting employee says company ‘has a black people problem’

A high-profile black Facebook employee who quit after a year on the job publicly criticized his former employer this week, saying Facebook “has a black people problem.” Mark Luckie, a former journalist who also previously worked in media partner.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

Civil rights groups seek docs in Facebook encryption fight

US civil rights groups seek secret documents in Facebook encryption fight.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 28th, 2018

NASCAR considers launching its own streaming network

NASCAR continues to look into the possibility of launching an over-the-top streaming service, according to sources, even though the sport’s live media rights are tied up through 2024. The sanctioning body licenses its media rights to Fox Sports and NB.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2018

Fuji Media upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citi

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 26th, 2018

NASCAR considering over-the-top streaming service

NASCAR continues to look into the possibility of launching an over-the-top streaming service, according to sources, even though the sport’s live media rights are tied up through 2024. The sanctioning body licenses its media rights to Fox Sports and NB.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2018

Amazon"s interest in Disney sports rights may spook other media firms, CNBC says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 20th, 2018

Amazon's threat of buying sports rights should freak out traditional media companies - CNBC

CNBCAmazon's threat of buying sports rights should freak out traditional media companiesCNBCAmazon CEO Jeff Bezos may have given Disney CEO Bob .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 20th, 2018

Major League Baseball signs seven-year extension with Fox worth $5.1B

Major League Baseball has signed a seven-year media rights renewal with Fox Sports that sources say is worth $5.1 billion, or $728.6 million per year. The deal formally was announced at the MLB owners meetings in Atlanta. Fox (NASDAQ: FOX, FOXA) .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

Major League Baseball extends TV deal with Fox for $5.1B during owners meetings in Atlanta

Major League Baseball has signed a seven-year media rights renewal with Fox Sports that sources say is worth $5.1 billion, or $728.6 million per year. The deal formally was announced at the MLB owners meetings in Atlanta today. Fox (Nasdaq: FOX, FOXA) .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2018

AstraZeneca to Sell US Rights of Lung Infection Drug to Sobi

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Category: topSource: redinewsNov 14th, 2018

Tiananmen 2.0? China Denies Guardian Report Of Student Uprising Over Workers" Rights

If dozens of young Marxist Chinese labor protesters are "kidnapped", "hit hard and quick", and disappear, but the news is denied by the domestic media's elite... did it happen? .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 14th, 2018

AstraZeneca to Sell US Rights of Lung Infection Drug to Sobi

AstraZeneca (AZN) to sell U.S. rights of Synagis to Sobi fo.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytNov 14th, 2018

Meredith to sell Fortune brand for $150 million

Media and publishing giant Meredith Corp. says it is selling its Fortune brand for $150 million in cash to Fortune Media Group......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 9th, 2018

Meredith to sell Fortune for $150 million

Meredith Corp. said Friday that it has agreed to sell Fortune magazine to Fortune Media Group Ltd. for $150 million. Fortune Media Group is owned by Chatchaval Jiaravanon, a businessman who sits on the b.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Facebook didn’t do enough to prevent Myanmar violence, report finds

Facebook Inc. did not do enough to prevent the incitement of violence in Myanmar, according to an independent human rights assessment that the social-media giant commissioned......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018