|Fox Will Show TV Re-Runs on Internet|
|Reuters News Wire (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
Fri, 14 Apr 2006 13:11:05 -0500
News Corp.'s Fox network has signed a six-year agreement with its 187|
affiliated stations that will let it show reruns of its television
programs on the Internet, the Wall Street Journal reported on its Web
site on Thursday.
The revenue-sharing agreement allows Fox to make 60 percent of its
The formula is complex, but stations essentially will get a 12.5
A News Corp. spokesman was not immediately available for comment.
Fox is the home of hit programs such as "American Idol" and "The
Walt Disney Co.'s ABC television network announcement earlier this
It also comes after CBS Corp. made the "March Madness" NCAA college
General Electric Co.'s NBC last December started offering programs for
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