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2014-05-08 16:21:37

Sony Pictures Television Turns 11 Train Cars on NYC's #7 Subway Line Into Seinfeld's Monk's Cafe to Promote Iconic Show's Return to 11 PM Slot on WPIX-TV NEW YORK, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning May 12, New York City straphangers who board the Number 7 train will step into an immersive scene from Seinfeld's favorite diner when Sony Pictures Television, in conjunction with media partner CBS Outdoor, implements the first-ever total train takeover in the MTA's history. All 11...

2014-04-09 16:21:22

2014 AUTO SHOW COVERAGE AND SPECIAL "FOR THE LOVE OF CARS" TO AIR ON PIX11 NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PIX11 is teaming up with the New York International Auto Show bringing the latest automotive trends, high-tech features, concept cars and dozens of never-before-seen vehicles to its viewers from April 18 - 27. PIX11 will provide full coverage of the New York International Auto Show and will feature segments from the show floor airing on PIX11 News and pix11.com from...

2011-04-05 20:15:00

TRIPOLI, Libya, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (WPIX) -- WPIX Diplomatic efforts to end the bloody stalemate in Libya have taken a surprise turn with the involvement of former U.S. Rep. Curt Weldon, who led delegations to the country in 2004. Weldon, a 10-term congressman from Pennsylvania who served as vice-chair of the House Armed Services Committee, was invited to Tripoli by Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi in the hopes he can broker a deal with international leaders, including the Obama...

2011-01-20 15:00:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Company today announced the winners of its Outstanding Tribune Employee Award for 2010. The program is designed to recognize the achievements and significant contributions of individual employees across the company. This program recognizes an individual or group of individuals from each of Tribune's business units, the corporate office and other departments for exemplary performance last year. Employees at the level of the manager or...

2010-11-15 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This Thanksgiving join Laurel & Hardy, Oscar & Felix and Sanchez & Ochocinco on PIX11. On Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, November 25th) PIX11 will air March of the Wooden Soldiers (9-11am) followed by a 16-episode marathon of The Odd Couple (11am-7pm). At 8pm PIX11 will air NFL Network's Thursday Night Football featuring a primetime showdown between the 2009 AFC East champion New York Jets and the 2009 AFC North winner Cincinnati...

2010-09-01 15:52:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Tribune Broadcasting today named Eric Meyrowitz as vice president/general manager of WPIX-TV in New York, effective immediately. Meyrowitz is a native of New York and has served as vice president/general manager of WDCW-TV, the company's television station in Washington, D.C., since 2004. "Eric is the right guy for this job," said Tribune Broadcasting president Jerry Kersting. "Even more so because he's originally from New York--he understands the city, the...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'