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2011-06-14 07:00:00

NEW YORK, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP) today announced it has retained Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC to pursue the divestiture of its Broadcasting Group. The television stations in the Group are in desirable markets and should be attractive to strategic and financial buyers with a focus on media. The planned divestiture is part of a continuing portfolio review that McGraw-Hill is undertaking across the enterprise to reevaluate its strategic core and...

2010-11-29 10:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Broadcasting, a unit of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), today announced the appointment of Larry Blackerby as vice president and general manager of WRTV, the ABC-affiliate station in Indianapolis, effective Jan. 3, 2011. In this position, Mr. Blackerby will be responsible for the strategy and day-to-day editorial and business operations of WRTV and the station's digital properties. "Larry brings to this position a long and...

2010-08-09 12:11:00

DENVER, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A partnership between 7News and Bella Energy will power the 24/7 Weather Center with solar energy. The new solar array provides enough power to offset over 25,000 lbs of carbon emissions every year and will make the 24/7 Weather Center one of the only clean energy broadcast segments in the country. Today, on 7News at 4PM Mike Nelson will flip on the switch to the solar power array from the Denver's 7 rooftop. "The Sun powers the weather and now the Sun will...

2009-10-05 17:38:32

Denver police said they were investigating dozens of spray-painted peace signs that have appeared on homes and businesses in recent days. Investigators said they don't have any suspects and no witnesses have come forward even though many of the peace signs were painted on buildings in high-traffic areas, KMGH-TV, Denver, reported Monday. Resident Steven Wiskow said someone spray-painted a peace sign on his home on the busy corner of 11th Avenue and Grant Street. It's weird because you would...

2009-08-03 17:23:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In April 2009, Azteca America Colorado further enhanced its coverage with full power digital transmission. Since the upgrade more viewers are tuning into Azteca America Colorado's premiere Spanish-language programming, which means more ratings. Nielsen Media Research reported ratings and share increases ranging from +50% to +300% in all key demos. Specific share growth includes: + 100% increase in People 18+ + 200% increase in Male 25-49...

2009-04-27 14:50:40

Authorities in Colorado said Jefferson County sheriff's deputies delivered a baby at the side of a highway during a snowstorm. The sheriff's office said a couple dialed 911 early Monday morning and told the dispatcher that they were traveling toward the hospital on Highway 285 because the woman was in labor, KMGH-TV, Denver, reported Monday. The dispatcher told the man to pull over to the side of the road and sheriff's deputies soon arrived and delivered the baby before the paramedics...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'