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2014-02-28 12:27:03

DES MOINES, Iowa, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP;www.meredith.com), one of America's leading media and marketing companies, today announced it has completed its acquisition of the broadcast assets of KMOV-TV, the CBS affiliate in St. Louis, from Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) and Sander Media LLC, for $177 million. The transaction will not have a material effect on Meredith's third quarter or full year fiscal 2014 financial performance. (Logo:...

2013-12-23 12:23:06

Accretive Transactions Consistent with Meredith's Successful Total Shareholder Return Strategy DES MOINES, Iowa, Dec. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP), one of America's leading media and marketing companies, today announced an expansion of its television footprint by entering into definitive agreements to purchase the broadcast assets of television stations in Phoenix and in St. Louis from Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) and Sander Media LLC for $407.5 million in cash....

2013-07-22 08:26:20

Popular Daytime Personality Excited About Future of Meredith's Growing Daily Lifestyle Show NEW YORK, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Video Studios announced today that JD Roberto has agreed to a multi-year contract extension to continue as co-host of The Better Show. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090810/CG58830LOGO) The Better Show currently airs every weekday in 162 markets reaching 75 percent of U.S. television households, including New York, Los Angeles,...

2013-05-09 16:26:25

NEW YORK, May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP) announced this week that The Better Show, its popular syndicated daily lifestyle program, is now fully C3 measured by Nielsen. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090810/CG58830LOGO) "We were very encouraged after seeing Nielsen benchmark data last fall," said Brendan Kelly, Managing Director of Advertising Sales and Sponsorships for The Better Show. "It's a great opportunity to create a larger presence for The...

2013-01-24 20:21:09

NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Video Studios (MVS) announced that it has renewed and expanded its national syndicated show, The Better Show for a seventh season, beginning September 9, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090810/CG58830LOGO) Currently airing in more than 160 markets nationwide, The Better Show added an additional CBS Television Station, WWJ-TV in Detroit, to its current roster of markets, effective December 31, 2012. The national info- talk...

2008-09-17 12:00:35

A newborn baby was found abandoned in a trash can at a Phoenix middle school, fire officials say. Phoenix Fire Department officials said the principal at Osborn Middle School found the child in the garbage can Tuesday after hearing a muffled noise from the receptacle, Phoenix's KPHO-TV reported Wednesday. Officials said the umbilical cord was still attached to the infant boy, who was taken to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. Victor Rangle of the Phoenix Fire Department said the...