NewsCorp Unveils US Broadcast Network

24 February 2006

   NEW YORK - The Murdoch media empire has plans for a new US broadcast television network to compete with the recently announced CW [WAMN: 26-Jan-06] a 50/50 venture between CBS-owned UPN and Time-Warner's The WB.
   News Corporation will launch My Network TV in September with two hours of primetime programming relying on racy soap opera style shows inspired by Latin American telenovelas.