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  • Woman Accuses Senator Al Franken Of Molesting Her During USO Tour

    11/16/2017 9:12:55 AM PST · by Beave Meister · 50 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 11/16/2017 | Thomas Phippen
    News anchor Leeann Tweeden accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken Thursday of sexually harassing her multiple times during a USO entertainment tour in the Middle East in 2006. Tweeden alleges that Franken, a writer for “Saturday Night Live” before he became a senator, wrote a script that featured him kissing her, and harassed her during rehearsals, Tweeden writes for KABC. When Tweeden returned from the tour, she noticed a photo from the tour where Franken has his hands on her breasts and is smiling into the camera. “You knew exactly what you were doing. You forcibly kissed me without my consent,...
  • 'Dr. George' Fischbeck dies at 92; popular weatherman at KABC-TV

    03/25/2015 3:12:54 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 29 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | March 25, 2015 | Valerie J. Nelson
    George Fischbeck, a science teacher turned weatherman who joined KABC-TV in 1972 and spent nearly two decades exuberantly delivering the local forecast, has died. He was 92. Fischbeck, who was known as "Dr. George," died of natural causes early Wednesday morning at the Motion Picture & Television Fund retirement home in Woodland Hills, his daughter, Nancy Fischbeck, said. A trained meteorologist, George Fischbeck was so enthusiastic about his subject that he sometimes forgot to talk about the next day's weather.
  • KABC Radio Parts Ways With Long-Time Host Larry Elder

    12/03/2014 5:31:38 PM PST · by PROCON · 34 replies
    hollywoodreporter ^ | Dec. 3, 2014 | Paul Bond
    The popular Libertarian occupied the 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. time slot, which will now be filled by guest hosts. KABC, one of the largest AM radio stations in Los Angeles, has parted ways with Larry Elder, one of the channel's most popular talk-show hosts. The station, owned by Cumulus Media, declined to comment on Elder's departure, though insiders said advertising sales executives were blindsided by the decision and voiced their displeasure to a defensive Drew Hayes, KABC's operations director. Elder, a sometimes controversial, always passionate and eloquent Libertarian, had been with KABC for about 20 years, though separated into...
  • Bryan Suits Radio Show on KABC Starts Today

    12/16/2013 9:15:06 AM PST · by ifinnegan · 23 replies
    KABC ^ | KABC
    From KABC web site Suits is a decorated military veteran having served three tours of duty overseas including Desert Storm and in Bosnia. He is also a Los Angeles radio veteran having served over five years at KFI and getting his start on KROQ-FM.  Bryan Suits was made for talkradio. His natural curiosity and spellbinding storytelling make him one of the most compelling personalities on Los Angles radio. He has earned the respect and loyalty of his radio listening audience by diving headlong into the issues that effect Southern Californians. The fearlessness with which he approached his military assignments drives...
  • LARRY ELDER SHOW - DFU will be on to talk about Broaddrick and Estrich (330 or so Pacific)

    09/05/2012 12:21:50 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 18 replies
    KABC RADIO ^ | 9-5-12 | dfu
    LISTEN ONLINE TO KABC 790 IN LOS ANGELES Larry reached me through FreeRepublic (thanks, Kristinn). I've been in studio with him before, but since I am not an A list guest, he no longer had my number. LOL He wanted to discuss Susan Estrich. I had tried to arrange a face to face meeting with Susan and Juanita Broaddrick. Juanita, a rape survivor like Susan, was not pleased that Estrich was essentially calling her a liar about Clinton raping her. Susan, of course, refused. She sent a very simple email back - not interested. Susan did not like it...
  • Sunday Reflection: Here's why blacks are mostly MIA from Occupy protests

    12/24/2011 10:19:22 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 43 replies · 1+ views
    The Washington Examiner ^ | December 25, 2011 | Larry Elder
    As Person of the Year, Time magazine named "The Protester." The subhead read, "From the Arab Spring to Athens, From Occupy Wall Street to Moscow." Well, yes, but what about the lack of American black protesters? Good Lord, where is the racial diversity/inclusion/proportional representation? Back in the day, the Tea Party's alleged lack of black participants was beyond worrisome to the media. The lack of black faces in the crowd allowed the major media to describe the Tea Party as racially exclusionary, if not ... racist! "Some of them in Congress right now with this Tea Party movement," said Rep....
  • KABC RADIO in Los Angeles - "Yeah, but so does Rachel Maddow"

    12/12/2011 8:17:53 PM PST · by doug from upland · 14 replies
    kabc radio ^ | 12-2011
    On the John Phillips show, there was the news about Minnesota MVP Ryan Braun testing positive for having elevated levels of testosterone. Great comment from the show: "Yeah, but so does Rachel Maddow."
  • TODD PALIN will talk to Stephen Bannon THIS SUNDAY (10/2/11) on KABC (6 pm CA time)

    10/02/2011 2:00:47 PM PDT · by RonDog · 135 replies · 1+ views
    conservatives4palin.com ^ | Srptember 29, 2011 | Ian Lazaran (C4P)
    Todd Palin Will Talk to Stephen Bannon This Sunday on KABC Posted on September 29 2011 - 11:14 PM - Posted by: Ian Lazaran He’ll be talking to Stephen Bannon this Sunday on KABC about The Undefeated. Speaking of The Undefeated, you can catch it in Iowa on October 9th. You can purchase the DVD in Wal-Mart starting on October 4.
  • Pellet fired from BB gun hits KABC's Leanne Suter; teens arrested

    07/30/2011 10:21:27 PM PDT · by Beaten Valve · 59 replies
    LA Times ^ | July 30, 2011 | Phil Willon and Andrew Blankstein
    KABC-TV Channel 7 reporter Leanne Suter was injured after being struck with a pellet from a BB gun Saturday while doing a live weather report in Fontana, but she was not seriously injured, authorities said. Two teenagers were arrested in connection with the shooting, Fontana police said. Suter was taken to a hospital after being hit in the hand with a BB round, said Lt. Mark Weissmann. She was standing on Summit Avenue near the 15 Freeway when she was shot about 6 p.m., Weissmann said. Two boys, ages 16 and 17, was taken into custody on suspicion of assault...
  • Ann Coulter/John Phillips *LIVE WebCast* KABC Nixon Library 7-10PM PST!

    06/30/2011 7:13:01 PM PDT · by Syncro · 37 replies
    KABC Radio/WebCast ^ | June 30, 2011 | John Phillips
    Ann Coulter will be LIVE on the WebCast from the Nixon Library via the John Phillips show. Link to WebCastIf you just want to listen, Here is the live stream
  • Larry Elder Returns to KABC!

    09/22/2010 2:38:48 PM PDT · by Sneakyuser · 56 replies
    He will be heard from 9 - Noon (PST). Sample his columns at Townhall.com
  • WRKO drops Coast to Coast in favor of Howie Carr reruns

    02/09/2010 8:51:17 AM PST · by raccoonradio · 54 replies · 1,553+ views
    wrko ^ | 2/9/10 | raccoonradio
    WRKO 680 Boston is apparently joining WABC New York and KABC Los Angeles in dropping Coast to Coast from its lineup, though apparently for a different reason. The NYC and LA stations are picking up the new Doug McIntyre show from Citadel while WRKO will be re-running Howie Carr from 1-5 am And this latter case in Boston probably has to do with the fact that Clear Channel is launching a talk station in April on AM 1200, WXKS. Premiere radio syndicates Coast To Coast, Glenn Beck, Sean Hannity--and Rush Limbaugh. No doubt Coast to Coast is heading there. Premiere/Clear...
  • McIntyre's back on the air at KABC

    02/14/2010 3:27:01 PM PST · by bd476 · 29 replies · 768+ views
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune ^ | February 11, 2010 | By Richard Wagoner, Radio Columnist
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune McIntyre's back on the air at KABC By Richard Wagoner, Radio Columnist Posted: 02/11/2010 09:34:47 PM PST Ever since Doug McIntyre was shown the door at KABC (790 AM) last year, I have received letters and e-mails almost daily asking where he is or when he will be back. McIntyre had been with KABC for years, first as the overnight host on a program called "Red Eye Radio," and most recently as the station's morning man. When he was dropped from the roster, he mentioned the possibility of resurrecting "Red Eye Radio" as a syndicated...
  • Premiere Reacts To WABC's Cancellation Of 'Coast To Coast AM'

    02/08/2010 10:33:38 PM PST · by Dajjal · 41 replies · 2,117+ views
    All Access ^ | Feb. 4, 2010 | unknown
    PREMIERE President of Content and Affiliate Relations JULIE TALBOTT responded to WABC's move to cancel "COAST TO COAST AM" by telling ALL ACCESS, "It’s shocking when a top-rated program is removed from a station. However, we’re incredibly proud that COAST TO COAST AM continues to be the most-listened-to overnight radio program in NORTH AMERICA, broadcasting live on 527 affiliates to more than three million passionate and loyal listeners each week who enjoy hearing one of the most relevant and entertaining shows in the news-talk world."
  • Citadel Broadcasting files Chapter 11 bankruptcy

    12/20/2009 7:07:00 PM PST · by AmericaUnite · 14 replies · 1,126+ views
    My Way ^ | Dec 20, 2009 | DAVID PITT
    Citadel Broadcasting Corp., the nation's third-largest radio broadcasting company, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Sunday in an effort to restructure its hefty debt load as it continues to face declining advertising revenue. Citadel owns and operates 224 radio stations, including KABC-AM in Los Angeles, WLS-AM in Chicago, WABC-AM and WPLJ-FM in New York and KGO-AM in San Francisco. Citadel's WABC is home to several syndicated hosts, including Don Imus, Rush Limbaugh, Joe Scarborough and Mark Levin.
  • Calif. fire to reach mountain's TV transmitters

    08/30/2009 6:53:29 PM PDT · by jdfromny · 51 replies · 2,340+ views
    Breitbart ^ | 8/30/09 | APRIL WARREN
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say flames from a major wildfire north of Los Angeles are about to reach Mount Wilson, home to a historic observatory and transmitters for every major television and radio station in the area. Los Angeles County Fire Capt. Mark Savage tells KABC-TV Sunday that "it's not a matter of if it impacts Mount Wilson, it's a matter of when," and estimated that the flames could leap to the top of the mountain within a few hours. Savage says firefighters could be pulled at any moment if the situation becomes dangerous. Television stations say if the...
  • How Our Post-Racial President Uses Race Card As Both Sword And Shield

    07/29/2009 3:19:47 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies · 933+ views
    IBD Editorials ^ | July 28, 2009 | LARRY ELDER
    Oops, President Obama did it again. He thoughtlessly, carelessly and offensively whipped out the race card.Some people — not just black — voted for Obama because of his race. Many expected an Obama election to (a) improve "race relations" and (b) make a profound statement about America's inclusiveness. Obama's election would show how close we've come to Dr. Martin Luther King's vision of a society that judges people by the content of their character rather than the color of their skin. He seemed so uplifting. A biracial candidate (white mom, black dad), he refreshingly responded to Steve Kroft's "60 Minutes"...
  • Talk show host Al Rantel to leave KABC

    06/24/2009 4:57:45 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 10 replies · 1,047+ views
    Orange County Register ^ | June 22, 2009 | Gary Lycan
    KABC/790 AM talk show host Al Rantel will do his final broadcast June 25, the station has confirmed.
  • Los Angeles FReepers Needed Tomorrow: Debate on California's Financial Crisis with Dem Leaders

    05/20/2009 4:51:57 PM PDT · by joinedafterattack · 12 replies · 901+ views
    Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton Law Firm ^ | 5-20-09 | Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
    Attend Televised Debate on California's Financial Crisis with Dem Leaders. In attendence will be John Garamendi the LT Governor, John Chiang the State Controller. Event will be taped to be broadcast on KABC-TV. I am going in hopes of putting them on the spot with a question. See website for RSVP. http://reaction.smrhevents.com/rs/vm.ashx?ct=24F76F1DD2AE4EE0CDD880A4D028981091907ABFDA9818CF5AE175767CEAC80BDF417
  • 790 KABC radio schedule (Mon-Fri)

    02/07/2009 12:11:17 AM PST · by L.A.Justice · 21 replies · 1,617+ views
    KABC Website ^ | February 2009 | KABC
    M-F 5 am - 10 am McIntyre in the Morning 10 am - 11:45am The Joe Scarbough Show 11:45 am - 12 PM Paul Harvey 12 PM - 3 PM Sean Hannity 3 PM - 6 PM Mark Levin 6 PM - 11 PM Al Rantel 11 PM - 12 PM Curtis Sliwa