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NBC

The common abbreviation for the National Broadcasting Company, which was the first major broadcasting network in the United States. NBC launched as a radio network in 1926 and began television broadcasts in 1938 (it ended its radio component in 2003). With a market share of more than 40% of the viewing audience, it is very popular among advertisers who wish to disseminate their messages to as wide a group as possible.
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His popularity faded when the show ended after six seasons on the NBC network and two on ABC.
The Chopping Block, which started on March 12, was pulled by NBC network chiefs after its midweek primetime slot received poor ratings.
The star has also featured on TV shows including Small Potatoes on the UK's Channel 4, his own series The Omid Djalili Show on BBC 1 and on the American Sitcom Whoopi alongside Whoopi Goldberg on the NBC network.
Fallon, a stand-up comic, will take over the prestigious NBC network chat show from Irish American funny man Conan O'Brien.
She was born Suzi Quatrocchio 1956: Third-class train travel was scrapped by British Rail 1969: The anal edition of Star Trek aired on the NBC Network 1974: Kelly Jones, singer and guitarist with Stereophonics, whose hits include The Bartender and the Thief and Local Boy In The Photograph, is 34 today 1975: Football legend Pele signed a EUR7 million, threeyear contract to play for the New York Cosmos 1991: Eminent volcanologist Harry Glicken was killed when the volcano he was studying unexpectedly erupted 2000: Camilla Parker Bowles met the Queen for the arst time as Prince Charles's partner
With NBC broadcasting the Summer Olympics in 2008, the Super Bowl in 2009, and a high-profile presidential election waiting in the wings, Doug Holloway's promotion to president of NBC Network Distribution Partnerships and Affiliate Marketing could not have come at a better time.
The loved-up 42-year-old War of the Worlds star, above left, hit out on TV chat show Today, on the US's NBC network.
The NBC network acquired tapes made in 1992 by Peter Settelen, who worked with the princess to improve her public speaking.
The tapes made by Peter Settelen, who worked with Diana to improve her public speaking, were aired by the NBC network.
NEW YORK - NBC realigned its top management structure this week, adding significantly to the duties of long-time executive Randy Falco and elevating him to a new position, group president of the NBC network.
Powell told an NBC network program that Japan is willing to play a role toward the resolution of the situation in the Middle East.
The highly hyped Slam City Jam arrived with the big NBC network coverage.