Sinclair Broadcast Group is selling WGN-TV but seeking to maintain control of the station through a deal with the buyer in a bid to skirt ownership limits and win federal regulatory approval for its proposed $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media.
Cool Cars at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show: Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept (Sinclair Broadcast Group / Jill Ciminillo)
Sinclair Broadcast Group to acquire Tribune Media for $3.9B
Competition for Fox News? Sinclair Broadcasting announces purchase of 42 local TV stations
They are counting on a complicit FCC to hand-wave away their blatant threats to competition, diversity and localism... On Wednesday, the Sinclair Broadcast Group announced its intention to divest some of the local-TV stations in its unprecedented merger with Tribune to comply with the remaining shreds of media-ownership limits that FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has yet to sweep away.
Sinclair Broadcast Group solicits its news directors for its political fundraising efforts
Conservative Outlet, Sinclair Broadcast Group Under Fire for Pushing 'Propaganda' on Local News Stations. The Disintegration of Facts.
The imminent conservative takeover of local TV news, explained
Sinclair Requires TV Stations to Air Segments That Tilt to the Right. Journalists at KOMO broadcast station in Seattle, which was acquired by Sinclair Broadcast Group in have chafed at programming directives.