Media General’s Kim Now RadioShack Savior

Soohyung Kim, the hedge fund manager who led the $1.6 billion merger of Media General and LIN Media, has rescued RadioShack from liquidation and is now implementing a turnaround plan that entails reducing the the number of outlets and turning the remaining ones into electronics convenience stores.


TV Antenna Sales Jump Amid CBS Blackout

The blackout on Time Warner Cable systems, which is affecting 3.2 million customers in New York, Los Angeles and Dallas, has created a double-digit spike in antennas in those markets at RadioShack, a spokeswoman for the electronics retailer said Monday.