Tuesday, October 18, 2005

New FOX News Talk Channel Set to Air on XM Satellite Radio in January 2006

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XM Satellite Radio(Nasdaq: XMSR), the nation's leading satellite radio company, will expand itstalk radio programming with the launch of FOX News Talk Channel in January2006.

The new channel will offer news, analysis and commentary from FOX Newspersonalities Bill O'Reilly, Tony Snow, John Gibson, and Alan Colmes, amongmany others. FOX News Talk is the latest addition to XM's robust line-up oftalk radio programming, which offers a broad variety of news, information andopinion. Additionally, it will give listeners another chance to hear theprimetime FOX News Channel programs, including The O'Reilly Factor, Hannity &Colmes and On The Record with Greta Van Susteren.

Kevin Magee, senior vice president of FOX News Radio, said, "We are verypleased to partner with XM Satellite Radio. This provides another opportunityto expand the FOX News brand and to reach our growing audience across multipleplatforms."

Eric Logan, executive vice president of XM Satellite Radio added, "FOXNews Talk is an important addition to XM's talk radio channels, as we striveto offer the most choices to our millions of listeners across the country. FOXNews Talk offers some of the best-known names in broadcasting today, and welook forward to launching the channel on XM in January."


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