CBS hooks up with the Brits.

The American news organization has announced a partnership for both editorial and newsgathering with the British Broadcasting Corporation. The arrangement begins right away, with basic content sharing; additional aspects will be layered in over the next few months. According to…

New BFA PSA.

The Broadcasters Foundation of America is distributing a new thirty-second public service announcement to educate broadcasters in dire straits due to critical illness, accident or other serious misfortune about how they can seek assistance from the BFA. According to the…

CRHOF honors its own.

The Country Radio Hall of Fame held its official induction ceremony last week in Nashville. Former WUBE/Cincinnati program director Tim Closson, Beasley/Tampa programmer Charlie Ochs; and Mel Owens, president of Buck Owens Productions were ushered into the Hall; for details…

EAS turns blue.

The FCC has adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking suggesting the addition of a “Blue Alert” to the Emergency Alert System to alert the public to threats to law enforcement. The notice was passed by a unanimous vote at the…