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American Broadcasting Company

 

one of the largest radio and television corporations of the USA. It was formed in 1945 on the basis of a branch of the National Broadcasting Company, another major radio broadcasting company. In 1968 it consisted of about 500 radio stations and more than 200 television stations.

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We're very pleased to extend our agreements with the Gannett-owned ABC Stations," said John Rouse, senior vice president of affiliate relations for the ABC Television Network.
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Five stations are affiliated with the ABC Television Network (WKRN-TV - Nashville, TN, WTEN-TV - Albany, NY, WRIC-TV - Richmond, VA, WATE-TV - Knoxville, TN, and WBAY-TV - Green Bay, WI), three are affiliated with the CBS Television Network (WLNS-TV - Lansing, MI, KLFY-TV - Lafayette, LA and KELO-TV - Sioux Falls, SD) and one is affiliated with the NBC Television Network (KWQC-TV - Davenport, IA).
Programs telecast in High Definition by the ABC Television Network over ABC/7 include ABC's "Monday Night Football" and most of ABC's regular primetime programs, including all dramas, comedies and theatrical movies.
s ABC television network and representatives for about 2,400 unionized broadcast workers met Friday to discuss a return to work, to end a lockout that has entered its third month.
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has promoted Patricia Fili-Krushel, the president of ABC's daytime division, to the post of president of the ABC Television Network, and increased the duties of that position to include oversight of ABC's news and entertainment divisions.