Moss, Linda; Farrell, Mike
January 2007
Multichannel News;1/15/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p4
The article reports on the finalization of the retransmission-consent deal between Time Warner Cable Inc. and Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. in the U.S. The expired contract was extended until January 12, 2007 or a second extension would be issued if the final agreement would not be reached. Meanwhile, Mediacom Communications Corp. has appealed that the Federal Communications Commission should have handled the complaint of Sinclair instead of the Media Bureau.


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