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  • 'The Partridge Family' marathon set for Saturday

    'The Partridge Family' marathon set for Saturday
    Actor Dave Madden, best known as the grumpy band manager on the hit series "The Partridge Family," died Thursday at age 82. To commemorate his career, especially his most high-profile role, Antenna TV, owned by the Tribune Company, which also owns The...
  • Waxman says Tribune Co. execs didn't ease his concerns about spinoff

    Waxman says Tribune Co. execs didn't ease his concerns about spinoff
    WASHINGTON — Rep. Henry Waxman said a meeting between his staff and Tribune Co. executives did not ease his concerns about the fate of the Los Angeles Times once the company spins off its newspaper operations. The Democrat from Los Angeles also...
  • Gracenote unveils new Internet radio technology

    Gracenote unveils new Internet radio technology
    Gracenote, a Silicon Valley company whose name-that-tune technology is the backbone of some of the most popular digital music services, is unveiling a platform to power the next generation of Internet radio stations. Dubbed Rhythm, Gracenote's...
  • Former L.A. mayor to advise Spanish-language broadcaster Estrella TV

    Former L.A. mayor to advise Spanish-language broadcaster Estrella TV
    Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has joined Spanish-language broadcaster Estrella TV as a senior advisor to help the 4-year-old television network gain traction. The network, based in Burbank, is banking on Villaraigosa to give it greater...
  • Rep. Waxman raises questions about future of Los Angeles Times

    Rep. Waxman raises questions about future of Los Angeles Times
    WASHINGTON – Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D-Los Angeles), expressing concern about the future of the Los Angeles Times, is asking Tribune Co. executives to explain the company’s move to spin off its newspaper operations into a separate company....
  • Waxman fears Tribune publishing spinoff may hurt The Times

    Waxman fears Tribune publishing spinoff may hurt The Times
    WASHINGTON — Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D-Los Angeles), expressing concern about the future of the Los Angeles Times, is asking Tribune Co. executives to explain the company's move to spin off its newspaper operations into a separate company. "I am...
  • FCC approves Tribune Co. purchase of 16 stations from Local TV

    FCC approves Tribune Co. purchase of 16 stations from Local TV
    The Federal Communications Commission on Friday approved Tribune Co.'s purchase of 16 television stations owned by Local TV Holdings. Tribune's collection of TV stations will nearly double in size with the $2.7-billion acquisition of the new stations,...
  • 'Smaug' tops 'Anchorman 2.' Justine Sacco's tweet debacle.

    'Smaug' tops 'Anchorman 2.' Justine Sacco's tweet debacle.
    After the coffee. Before deciding on a Chinese restaurant for Christmas. The Skinny: Another disappointing Sunday spent watching the Redskins blow a game. Fortunately, I've been reading the Johnny Carson biography by his former lawyer Henry Bushkin,...
  • Tribune Co. to buy music data company Gracenote for $170 million

    Tribune Co. to buy music data company Gracenote for $170 million
    Tribune Co. has reached an agreement with Sony Corp. of America to acquire Gracenote Inc., a music data company.  Tribune, the parent of the Los Angeles Times, will pay $170 million for the company in a deal expected to close within the first quarter of...
  • Black ownership of commercial TV stations nonexistent, watchdog says

    Black ownership of commercial TV stations nonexistent, watchdog says
    Earlier this month, Roberts Broadcasting sold three TV stations to ION Media for $7.75 million. The deal is tiny compared with the recent acquisitions of Belo Broadcasting by Gannett Co. and Local TV Holdings by Tribune Co., both of which were for...
  • WME taps former Microsoft executive Peter Klein as CFO

    Talent agency William Morris Endeavor has tapped former Microsoft executive Peter Klein as its new chief financial officer. Klein, who served as Microsoft's chief financial officer from 2009 to June of this year, will also have financial oversight of...