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  1. A Philippine government agency on Tuesday ordered the country’s leading broadcast network, which the president has targeted for its critical news coverage, to halt operations after its congressional franchise expired, sparking shock over the loss of a major news provider during the coronavirus pandemic. https://apnews.com/fc45af8058069fc98033a9b096fdb256
  2. ABC has sent notice to affiliates that beginning February 3rd, there will be a new open and lower third for special coverage. One development though is a change from the past, however. the "Special Report" designation will only be used for anticipated coverage. Unanticipated coverage will now fall under "Breaking News" ABC justified the change by pointing to its use of "Breaking News" in GMA and WNT, adding that it will underscore urgency. Here is what the new animations and lower thirds will look like.
  3. I remember someone awhile back saying the O&O's wanted to distance themselves from the News Channel, but these new graphics more closely align them again. They even look like something the FNC/FBN graphics dept. would produce.
  4. This is probably the best execution of the package so far, even next to KOIN. Also, do I hear the 360 signature in the music used on the vimeo video?
  5. The big round screen reminds me of what FOX has in their election studio. How long has it been there at CTV?
  6. Reminds be a bit of their competition across town...
  7. Something interesting I've gleamed from watching FBN... Their bug and other graphics change in the event of market selloffs and rallies.
  8. Out with the Gold, In With the Blue! FOX Business has announced that, starting Monday, they will unveil a refreshed look, website, and app. Promo and Explanation from Maria Bartiromo: https://video.foxbusiness.com/v/6090376741001/#sp=show-clips Forbes Article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/markjoyella/2019/09/29/fox-business-network-set-to-debut-refreshed-branding-monday/#133fd67b1224
  9. Is that the underused NBC O&O package I hear? Could also be the updated 360.
  10. Aerial? AERIAL? How to make your station sound small market in one simple step. It's not even edited nicely.
  11. Graham's CEO seems to be a very knowledgeable and hands-on leader. May be why the group is so successful.
  12. Death, destruction, world-changing politics... all given to you with smiles and a funky beat. Next on HashtagHTownRush. (Whatever that means.) Less news. More Time.
  13. KMID ditched their building for KPEJ's. Would be interesting to know who owns KPEJ's building.
  14. Fun Fact: Hot Haus' Matt Quinn is based in Cleveland and has done a lot of work with both WOIO and WKYC. Quinn was behind OIO's famous graphical looks through most of the 2000's. Not a stretch to think they went local again with a familiar face. Much like the Nashville stations do with 615 (WCPM)
  15. https://www.adweek.com/tvnewser/the-building-which-houses-foxs-washington-bureau-had-an-electrical-fire-this-morning/391495 Per TV Newser, a fire on the 8th floor of 400 N. Capitol in Washington, the building that houses much of FOX News, NBC News Washington, and C-Span has forced the operations out of the building. The fire was extinguished quickly, but both operations have been moved. FOX News Sunday and MediaBuzz were moved to WTTG's studios 7 miles away. NBC News moved their operations to their other Washington, D.C. area bureau. WTTG's Story:

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