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Tribune plans to split into 2 companies

Tribune Co. said Wednesday that it wants to split its broadcasting and publishing businesses into two companies.Full story

Tribune to separate broadcasting, publishing businesses

(Reuters) - Tribune Co, which emerged from bankruptcy protection in December, said it plans to separate its newspaper publishing and broadcasting businesses. Full story

Moody's reviews Tribune for possible downgrade

Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday put Tribune Co.'s credit rating under review for a possible downgrade following its announcement it would buy Local TV Holdings LLC and its 19 TV stations for $2.73 billion in cash. Full story

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News summary: Tribune buys TV stations for $2.73B

Tribune to buy 19 local TV stations for $2.73 billion

Tribune to buy Local TV for $2.73 billion

Revlon finance chief Berns resigns to join Tribune

Tribune ends bankruptcy stint with lower earnings

Thomson Reuters employee indicted for aiding hackers -court filing

Thomson Reuters employee indicted for aiding hackers: court filing


  Koch Brothers Eyeing LA Times

The Koch brothers are looking to add the Los Angeles Times and other Tribune Company newspapers to their portfolio of companies. Reed Hundt, REH Advisors principal and former FCC chairman, discusses with Peter Roff, Institute for Liberty.

  Koch Brothers and the billionaire takeover

The Koch brothers are at it again. They’re wielding their money not in the political world, but in media. Lee Fong, contributing writer for The Nation, Zephyr Teachout, associate professor of Law at Fordham University, Errol Louis, host of NY1's, Inside City Hall, and former Democratic Congressman P

  Tasuche: Tribune Co. Hires Bankers to Sell Newspapers

CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the Tribune Company exited bankruptcy on December 31, 2012, and that the company has hired investment bankers to sell some of its assets, including several newspapers.

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File of a man entering the Tribune Tower in Chicago
File of a man entering the Tribune Tower in Chicago

A man enters the Tribune Tower in Chicago, in this April 2, 2007 file photo. The Tribune Co said July 1, 2013, that it would acquire 19 television stations from Local TV Holdings LLC for $2.73 billion in cash, making it the largest TV broadcaster in the United States. The purchase from New York priv