FYI/TMI: Layoffs At Clear Channel, Adele Fined For Unregistered Baby

Clear Channel reports major-market cuts, Adele facing up to $1,600 in fines for unregistered newborn
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December 10, 2012 -- 10:02 am PST
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(In an effort to keep you fully informed, and fully entertained, below we present today's FYI and TMI — news you need and news that's, well, sometimes needless….)

FYI …

Layoffs At Clear Channel
Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has announced layoffs across several of the radio conglomerate's major markets, including Los Angeles, Dallas, Miami, Detroit, Denver, Cleveland, Orlando, Fla., and Austin, Texas, among others, according to a Billboard.biz report. The layoffs span all levels of radio station operations, including program directors and hosts such as Los Angeles-based KOST-FM Program Director Stella Prado and Miami's Y100-FM host Michael Yo.

TMI …

Adele Fined For Unregistered Child
Approximate monthly cost for baby diapers? $50. Formula? $180. Bringing a new person into the world? Priceless. Or is it? British songstress Adele, who gave birth to a baby boy in October, could face up to $1,600 in fines after failing to register her newborn with the proper authorities, according to a report. Adele and boyfriend Simon Konecki will reportedly start receiving warning letters if the baby isn't registered within three months. We hope Adele pays up soon or she may really be rolling in the deep