TBS Sees Uptick In Wild Card Rating FCC Could Ban Stations From Using "Redskins" CBSSN Airs Debut Of "We Need To Talk" Glut Of NFL Games Affecting Ad Rates Dish Dropping ESPN Classic For VOD Service Epix Going Heavy On Digital With NHL Media Notes FCC Ends Its Sports Blackout Rule "MNF" Sees Slight Overnight Ratings Dip SportsNet LA Impasse Could Be Turning Point
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Published May 30, 1995
A NY State Supreme Court ruling that Prodigy "is a publisher and may be sued for libel could have a far-reaching impact on how much other online services try to regulate all kinds of content" (Michelle Slatalla, N.Y. NEWSDAY, 5/27)....SportsChannel New England VP & GM Marc Edwards denied rumors that the RSN will close its Woburn, MA, office and move its operations out of the region. Edwards: "If anything, we're looking to expand our local programming" (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/26)....Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is considering buying its own TV satellite to launch digital TV service over Europe (FINANCIAL TIMES, 5/28).... NBC is studying the possibility of beaming broadcasts into Japan via satellite (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 5/28).