Tribune slips in July


Consolidated revenue for in-play multimedia icon Tribune Company for the month of July were 467M, representing a 5.9% drop from the July 2006 total of 496M. Publishing was the major culprit, falling 8.6% to 319M. Broadcasting & Entertainment operations were flat at 147M, but that was no thanks to the broadcasting part, which fell 3.7%. The bright spots were Tribune Entertainment and the Chicago Cubs, which both managed to find the black ink well.