Dish’s Sling TV service is ratcheting up the pressure on NBC after network-owned stations reportedly refused to air ads for the service. Sling TV CEO Roger Lynch appears in a new clip introducing the company’s ads, where he aims his...
Lt. Daniel Chase Harris was a seemingly all-American “Top Gun” instructor stationed at Naval Air Station Oceana. His father was also a Navy pilot, and his grandfather was a two-star admiral. His family dog was named “Maverick.” He had stellar reports. Show More Summary
Before you leave, find out all the pollutants that will choke you at your destination. While Google Street View cars cruise around city streets snapping photos, now they can also double as mobile air quality stations, tracking smog block by block. Read Full Story
Today was one of those hot-hazy-and-humid summer days in New York when the air had a palpable, spongy weight, the subway stations could only be described as "infernal," and every trash receptacle was emitting its own unique stench. As a consequence, everyone was sweaty and miserable, and everyone — including me — was in a bad mood. Show More Summary
South Florida lost three classical stations last week when the Minnesota owner sold them to Christian operators. Miami critic Lawrence A. Johnson is incensed. So are many Slipped Disc readers. Larry assesses the options for a non-Christian resurrection here.
Russia's air force is stationing a squadron of long-range, supersonic bombers to Crimea with the option of eventually sending an entire regiment to the peninsula in response to Eastern European NATO allies' reinforcement plans, according...Show More Summary
Commercials for a local dispensary and a vape pen have been suspended indefinitely.
Close, but no cigar! Or should we say blunt?? A local TV station in Colorado was all set to air a commercial for a marijuana product on Tuesday night, but it's just been pulled from their lineup because of legal issues. [ Photos: Ads So Controversial, They Were BANNED!! ] The commercial, which was for a vape pen [...]
An ad set to make TV history––the first-ever ad for a marijuana product––was pulled by the station it was supposed to air on.
Imagine driving a car on a busy highway when suddenly and spontaneously: The air conditioning starts blasting cold air, the windshield wipers turn on as a gush of wiper fluid obstructs your view of the road, and the radio station changes to an obscenely loud tune. Show More Summary
To say that pulling data out of the air via a Wi-Fi connection is more popular in the United States than pulling down a video signal from a local UHF television station probably won't come as a surprise to most Americans, but use of the UHF spectrum is still prioritized for TV signals. Show More Summary
First launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station since SpaceX rocket exploded.
The complete UFC 189 fight card will air later this evening (Sat., July 11, 2015) on two different stations -- FOX Sports 1 and pay-per-view (PPV) -- as well as online via "Fight Pass" digital network. UFC 189's "Prelims" undercard will begin at 7 p.m. Show More Summary
CES Synergies, a full-service environmental, asbestos abatement and demolition company, has been selected to remove three Navy hangers located at the Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Florida. The scope of services consists of the entire removal of the above grade portions of the hangers, which are constructed of structural steel. CES will facilitate and supervise the […]
The Boris & Nicole Show begins its run on Fox-owned Philadelphia station WTFX on Monday. The show already airs on six Fox-owned stations and replaces reruns of Dish Nation and TMZ. It also airs in 14 other markets across the US. Show hosts Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker met on the set of Showtime’s series Soul Food. Show More Summary
Poland said on Monday it had moved to take broadcasting rights away from the local radio station, claiming that the broadcaster handed over a portion of its airtime to a third party.
Yesterday, I went out to the Marine Corps Air Station New River, where the most recent Red Bull Global Rallycross race was held. Aside from there being a lot more helicopters and tilt-rotor aircraft around, it was set up like most rallycross races, which is to say, not great for spectators. Show More Summary