Tribune Media has scrapped its merger deal and has accused Sinclair of "unnecessarily aggressive" behavior.
Sinclair continues to take heat for aggressively-misleading local “news” broadcasts as it pursues its $4 billion merger with Tribune—and a total domination of local media.
Despite ongoing corruption inquiry into Sinclair favoritism, Ajit Pai’s FCC continues his quest to help heavily-criticized broadcasting giant Sinclair grow even larger.
The Sinclair Horrorshow Is the Result of Decades of Failing to Take Media Consolidation Worries Seriously
An FCC commissioner says the agency has become a rubber stamp for Sinclair Broadcasting.
The FCC’s Inspector General has launched an investigation into whether Pai acted inappropriately as he rushed to dismantle media consolidation rules.
"This is not the Soviet Union: Americans deserve a meaningful choice in their local news," a lawmaker said of the proposed Sinclair-Tribune merger.