6 AOL TIME WARNER Problems and federal probes persist, but sold off Comedy Central stake for more than expected and earnings results, for once, contain no surprises-except that they beat analysts' estimates.
4 DAVID PECKER American Media's chairman-CEO cans longtime Star editor, plans to move tabloid back to New York and take on Us Weekly. Widespread concern at Us Weekly was not found by press time.
2 ACTUAL DJs Union and radio's mega-macher Clear Channel averts strike stemming from threats to replace DJs at four New York stations with canned patter-but none say what terms of agreement are. Hmmm...