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ESPN, College Football Playoff agree on 6-year deal worth $1.3 billion annually, AP sources say

Feb. 13, 2024 17:03 PM EST

ESPN and the College Football Playoff have agreed to a six-year deal worth $1.3 billion annually that allows the network to keep exclusive rights to the 12-team playoff through the 2031 season, two people with knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press. The people spoke to...

Super Bowl more of a showcase for media companies instead of the network

Feb. 10, 2024 14:58 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Super Bowl Sunday used to be the one day for a network to showcase its sports division and launch a new show. That is not the case anymore. With media consolidation, the networks are now sharing the stage with its corporate siblings. That's been...

Disney posts solid Q1 results thanks to its theme parks and cost cuts

Feb. 07, 2024 18:06 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. on Wednesday posted stronger-than-expected earnings for the final three months of 2023, boosted by cost cuts and growing revenue from its theme parks business. CEO Bob Iger said the company is on track to make its streaming services...

From Uber Eats' 'Friends' reunion to Bud's Clydesdales, here are the buzziest Super Bowl ads so far

Feb. 07, 2024 10:46 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — If you watch the Super Bowl for the commercials, you no longer have to wait until the big game to see what advertisers have in store for viewers. Many companies now release ads ahead of the game in the hope of capitalizing on the buzz that builds as the game...

Fox: Fiscal Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 07, 2024 08:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — NEW YORK (AP) — Fox Corp. (FOXA) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $109 million. The New York-based company said it had net income of 23 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 34 cents per share. The...

ESPN, Fox, Warner Bros. Discovery are planning a sports streaming platform in the fall

Feb. 06, 2024 20:23 PM EST

ESPN, Fox and Warner Bros. Discovery announced plans on Tuesday to launch a sports streaming platform in the fall that will include offerings from at least 15 networks and all four major professional sports leagues. A one-stop app to view most sports should be a welcome sight for...

Sabonis breaks Robertson's franchise mark for consecutive double-doubles as Kings top Pacers 133-122

Feb. 02, 2024 23:17 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Domantas Sabonis had 26 points and 12 rebounds to break Oscar Robertson’s single-season franchise record with his 30th consecutive double-double as the Sacramento Kings defeated the Indiana Pacers 133-122 on Friday night. Sabonis added seven assists and...

The Baltimore Sun is returning to local ownership — with a buyer who has made his politics clear

Jan. 16, 2024 20:31 PM EST

A local buyer taking over a struggling newspaper in the 21st century is normally cause for some celebration. But The Baltimore Sun’s newly announced owner has a very specific political background, and some are concerned about what the 187-year-old publication could become. David D....

Fox News stops running MyPillow commercials in a payment dispute with election denier Mike Lindell

Jan. 12, 2024 21:35 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — MyPillow chief executive and prominent election denier Mike Lindell said Friday that Fox News has stopped running his company's commercials, disputing the network's assertion that it is simply because he hasn't paid his bills. Lindell went public by tweeting that...

DoJ asks appeals court to reinstate conviction of former Fox executive and soccer marketing group

Jan. 03, 2024 12:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to reinstate the convictions of a former Fox executive and a South American sports media and marketing company in the FIFA bribery investigation. U.S. District Judge Pamela K. Chen, who presided over the...