MEDIA OWNERSHIP


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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Incubator Program Has Its Supporters, Detractors

In November, the commission created a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that proposed to create a broadcast incubator program that would...

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European Nationals Press FCC on Ownership

What will the FCC’s stance be on the request from a pair of British and Polish expats to amend the Federal Communication Commission’s foreign station ownership rules?

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Ownership Rule Changes Effective February 7

Published today in the Federal Register were two notices from the FCC implementing November’s decision on the FCC’s ownership rules.

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Walt Disney buys Murdoch's Fox for $52bn

Walt Disney has agreed to buy the bulk of 21st Century Fox's business for $52.4bn...

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Pai Rejects Calls To Skip Planned Votes On Media Rules

Thursday promises to be one of the more heated of monthly meetings at the Federal Communications Commission since Ajit Pai was named chairman.

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FCC Gives Thumbs Up to CBS, Entercom Deal

The anticipated merger between CBS Radio and Entercom is one step closer to reality after the Federal Communications Commission...

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