NBC to launch 24-hour NY news channel

NEW YORK: NBC Universal said May 7 that it will launch a 24-hour local cable news channel covering the New York region, including New Jersey and Connecticut. Although local news will still be shown on the WNBC affiliate, the parent company will rebrand its Web site (www.wnbc.com) NBC New York. NBC Universal did not provide a launch date, according to a report in the New York Times.

NEW YORK: NBC Universal said May 7 that it will launch a 24-hour local cable news channel covering the New York region, including New Jersey and Connecticut. Although local news will still be shown on the WNBC affiliate, the parent company will rebrand its Web site (www.wnbc.com) NBC New York. NBC Universal did not provide a launch date, according to a report in the New York Times.

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