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Tribune Company Sale

A Koch Brothers Stewardship of the Times Tribune?

Alexander Spangher | Posted 09.20.2013 | Media
Alexander Spangher

As long as journalism exists as it does in the present, we as citizens are left with old, incomplete and subjective institutions to inform us about a new, complex and changing world.

Koch Bros. Looking To Buy Tribune Co. Papers

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.22.2013 | Media

Move over, Rupert Murdoch -- there are some more conservative billionaires who want to buy the Los Angeles Times. The media mogul has, by all accou...

Mark Cuban Wants Zell's Cubs, Wrigley Field

Chicago | Phil Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban, one of the Major League Baseball-approved bidders for the Chicago Cubs, expects to receive confidential financia...

Tribune's Sam Zell Moving Forward With Chicago Cubs Sale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Tribune Co. chairman and CEO Samuel Zell said Thursday that the offering memorandum for the Chicago Cubs should go out to potential buyers next week a...

New Tribune Boss Sam Zell: "The Transaction From Hell Is Done" | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The $8.2 billion deal to take Tribune Co. private through an employee stock ownership plan finally went through today. Sam Zell, the Chicago real esta...

FCC Waivers Help Tribune Sale Near Finish Line

Los Angeles Times | Jim Puzzanghera and Thomas S. Mulligan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tribune Co. prepared Thursday to close its $8.2-billion deal to go private, triggering regulatory waivers and pulling $500 million in cash out of its ...