MEDIA OWNERSHIP


FCC approves controversial T-Mobile-Sprint merge

The merger was approved by the Department of Justice in July, under the conditions that Sprint sells its subsidiary Boost Mobile...

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FCC Approves Nexstar-Tribune Merger

The FCC has approved the merger of Nexstar and Tribune, essentially putting its public interest stamp on the Justice Department's settlement...

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Pai Circulates Item Approving Nexstar-Tribune Merger

FCC chair Ajit Pai has circulated an item approving the merger of Nexstar and Tribune for a vote...

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GateHouse, Gannett to merge for $1.4B, build newspaper giant

GateHouse Media, a fast-growing chain backed by an investment firm, is buying USA Today owner Gannett, promising to speed up...

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Third Circuit, Again, Hears Argument in Challenge to FCC Broadcast Dereg

FCC media ownership deregulation took its latest trip to Philadelphia Tuesday (June 11)...

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Media Ownership Rule Changes Are Again Heading For June Courtroom Fight

Even as the Federal Communications Commission moves forward with a fresh quadrennial review...

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Nexstar, owner of WFXR, to buy Tribune Media for $4.1 billion in TV megadeal

Nexstar is acquiring Tribune with an all-cash offer that values the Chicago-based company at $46.50 a share...

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No Proposals, Just Questions As FCC Preps Next Media Review

Even as the Federal Communications Commission is in the midst of a court battle defending the changes...

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Reworked DOJ Merger Review Process Could Aid Broadcasters

Some broadcasters think a new wave of radio consolidation may be in the works if media ownership rules are changed.

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Court dismisses challenge over FCC media ownership rule

A federal court on Wednesday rejected a lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) seeking to overturn...

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