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2010-06-28 07:30:00

LOS ANGELES, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Coalition of African American Owned Media (NCAAOM) filed an opposition to the Comcast-NBCU merger for its non-existent carriage of 100% African American owned channels widely distributed on its platform to approximately 24 million homes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100628/LA27343LOGO) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100628/LA27343LOGO) Stanley E.

2010-06-07 11:03:00

LOS ANGELES, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Coalition of African-American Owned Media (NCAAOM) further denounced Comcast for its non-existent carriage of 100% African-American owned channels on its nationwide platforms (approximately 24 million homes) and underscored its opposition to the Comcast-NBCU merger unless specific ownership conditions are enforced by the FCC and DOJ. In a recent LA Times article dated April 27, 2010, Stanley E.

2008-07-24 09:00:47

ION Television today announced a station affiliation agreement with WRCX-TV in Dayton, the nation's 62nd largest TV market, which represents approximately 511,000 television households. WRCX-TV is currently carried in the Dayton area by Time Warner Cable on Channel 22.

2004-11-25 00:00:03

LOS ANGELES - Robert Townsend first caught the film industry's eye with 1987's "Hollywood Shuffle," a clever satire about black actors trapped in demeaning roles.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").