News of Note—NBCU, E.W. Scripps, Tribune Media, RLJ and comScore

news of note

Here are the stories we're following today:

> Media buyers are flinching at the higher prices NBCU is charing for spots now that it plans to reduce the amount of ads on its networks. Variety article

> E.W. Scripps has declared a cash dividend for the second quarter of 2018. Release

> Tribune Media reported first-quarter results including a 1% increase in consolidated revenues. Release

> RLJ Entertainment's total net revenue increased 33.8% year-over-year to $18.6 million. Release

> comScore's first-quarter revenue increased 5% year-over-year. Release