Howard Stern Signs New 5-Year Deal With Sirius/XM 'If we're going to stay in radio, we should stay here' By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Dec 9, 2010 9:28 AM CST 9 comments Comments In a Dec. 1, 2010 file photo, Howard Stern attends the Quentin Tarantino Friars Club Roast at the New York Hilton Hotel in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini) (Newser) – After weeks of tense contract negotiations, Howard Stern has inked a deal to stay on Sirius/XM for another five years. Earlier this week, Stern ranted against the Sirius CFO for hinting that the shock jock may need to take a pay cut, PopEater reports, but he apologized on-air yesterday. There was also a rumor he would be leaving to sign a $600 million deal with Apple, but Stern announced on his show today that he will stay on satellite radio, where he's been for the past five years. Click for more on Stern's contract negotiations.