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Aeroeo Streaming Media Start-Up Wins Court Battle Against Hearst TV
2013-10-11 12:41:26

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Streaming media start-up Aereo won another court battle this week. On Thursday the US District Court in the District of Massachusetts denied Hearst Television’s request to shut down the service, which streams broadcast TV signals over Internet-connected devices such as mobile phones. Hollywood trade magazine Variety noted that this could potentially lead to a showdown between broadcasters and Aereo before the Supreme Court. Hearst...

2010-12-19 00:25:00

SkinHealth Centers is styleboston's official experts on looking fresh and vibrant at any age! Boston (PRWEB) December 18, 2010 SkinHealth Centers (http://www.skinhealthcenters.com/) is pleased to announce a dynamic partnership with styleboston, New England's insider lifestyle connection airing weekends on WCVB-TV Channel 5 Boston. The multi-faceted relationship includes monthly "Ask the Expert" (http://www.skinhealthcenters.com/SkinHealth-styleboston-Partnership/ ) Trendsetter segments on...

2009-04-09 12:14:00

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Eleven Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. stations have been honored with a total of 18 regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, given by the Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA). Two of the stations -- KCCI-TV, Des Moines, and WMUR-TV, Manchester, N.H. -- were honored with Overall Excellence recognition, in part for their in-depth coverage of the presidential campaigns in their respective states. Hearst-Argyle and its stations also recently were...

2008-12-25 11:31:28

New England Patriots linebacker Junior Seau said he does not plan to press charges against a fan who was arrested after tackling him on the sidelines of a game. Todd Kobus, 31, of Attleboro, Mass., was arrested after jumping on Seau during Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, WCVB-TV, Boston, reported Thursday. Kobus pleaded not guilty Monday to trespassing and assault and battery charges in Wrentham District Court. During the hearing, he referred to the incident as a stupid lapse in...

2008-10-13 12:00:28

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fred I. Young, Senior Vice President, News, for Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. will retire from the company at year-end, concluding a distinguished 46-year career. Young will continue to serve in an advisory and consulting role with the company and its television stations. Brian Bracco, who is currently a corporate Vice President, News, for Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. will succeed Young in oversight of the Company's corporate news efforts....

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