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Conservative talk-radio host Rush Limbaugh has died at age 70

Rush Limbaugh, one of the most influential conservative talk-radio hosts, died on Wednesday. Limbaugh announced in February 2020 that he had advanced lung cancer. His hyper-partisan, liberal-bashing style influenced several commentators over the years. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The right-wing talk-radio host Rush Limbaugh died […]
Conservative talk-radio host Rush Limbaugh has died at age 70
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A company that owns hundreds of talk radio stations has threatened to terminate hosts for suggesting the 2020 election was stolen

Cumulus Media, which owns and operates hundreds of talk radio stations throughout the country, told on-air personalities to stop suggesting 2020 election fraud or face termination, the Washington Post reported. Last Wednesday, when Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol, Cumulus executive vice president of content told employees that “we need […]
A company that owns hundreds of talk radio stations has threatened to terminate hosts for suggesting the 2020 election was stolen
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A behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of ESPN star Jay Williams — from meals with NBA powerhouse agents to battles with Stephen A. Smith

Jay Williams has become one of ESPN’s strongest, most dignified voices during an unprecedented moment for sports. Before the COVID-19 pandemic shut the world down, Williams gave an Insider reporter and photographer behind-the-scenes access to a day in his life. From early-morning dog walks and on-air battles with Stephen A. […]
A behind-the-scenes look at a day in the life of ESPN star Jay Williams — from meals with NBA powerhouse agents to battles with Stephen A. Smith
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Rush Limbaugh announces he’s been diagnosed with advanced lung cancer

The talk-radio host Rush Limbaugh announced during his show on Monday that he had been diagnosed with advanced lung cancer. He said that he found out in late January after realising “something was wrong” over his birthday weekend and that two medical institutions confirmed the diagnosis. Limbaugh said he originally […]
Rush Limbaugh announces he’s been diagnosed with advanced lung cancer
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A conservative radio host’s show was cancelled after he ‘joked’ about wishing for a ‘nice school shooting’ to break up impeachment coverage

Chuck Bonniwell, a conservative radio host in Denver, had his show cancelled on Wednesday after he made controversial remarks about impeachment. On the “Chuck & Julie” show on Tuesday, Bonniwell said that “you wish for a nice school shooting to interrupt the monotony” of impeachment coverage. Colorado has been the […]
A conservative radio host’s show was cancelled after he ‘joked’ about wishing for a ‘nice school shooting’ to break up impeachment coverage
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Advertisers still spend almost as much money on print ads as PC web ads — even though consumers spend far more time surfing the net than reading newspapers

There’s an old saying in advertising that money follows eyeballs. But that’s not universally true. As this chart from Statista shows, advertisers spend the large majority of their dollars on ads targeted at television, mobile devices, and PC web browsers – the forms of media with which consumers are spending […]
Advertisers still spend almost as much money on print ads as PC web ads  —  even though consumers spend far more time surfing the net than reading newspapers