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Nielsen: Hurricane Maria A Force In Increased News Listening.


New data from Nielsen Audio shows that news/talk radio stations saw a momentous spike in Puerto Rico amid the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. The just-released winter 2018 survey for the Nielsen radio diary market reveals that more than 991,000 12+ listeners each week tuned to a news-formatted radio station.

This marks a dramatic increase of more than 100,000 weekly listeners from the mos

Senate Votes to Restore Net Neutrality Rules


Approves CRA resolution to nullify dereg order
John Eggerton, Broadcasting & Cable

With the help of three Republicans, the Senate has voted by a slim margin to nullify the FCC`s effort to deregulate internet access, but it still faces an up-Hill battle that most observers believe will ultimately not be won.

The vote on the Congressional Re