Conservative media boss told Trump he opposed Sinclair-Tribune merger
The Federal Communication Commission's surprise move to block Sinclair Broadcast Group's $6.6 billion acquisition of Tribune Media came after the head of a rival conservative...
2 hours ago - New York Post
Papa John's, Wendy's reportedly talked merger before John Schnatter's N-word scandal
Wendy's may have a hankering for Papa John's. Shares of both fast-food giants popped on Wednesday on reports that the two companies had held merger talks before the public...
3 hours ago - New York Post
Anchor Bancorp has a merger partner, and it's not Washington Federal
The Lacey parent company of Anchor Bank called off its merger with Seattle-based Washington Federal and instead will merge with FS Bancorp of Mountlake Terrace.
4 hours ago - The Seattle Times
FCC votes to refer Sinclair Tribune merger to administrative judge
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Wednesday it had voted unanimously to refer Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc's $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media Co...
5 hours ago - Reuters
Justice Department asks court to expedite AT&T appeal
The government provided a preview to some of its arguments to overturn the AT&T-Time Warner merger.
8 hours ago - CNN Money - 2 articles
Sinclair, Trying to Appease F.C.C., Adjusts Bid for Tribune
The TV operator said it would sell off two stations through an independent trust. It's not clear if that will satisfy the Federal Communications Commission chairman's concerns.
9 hours ago - NY Times
Papa John's disgraced founder was reportedly discussing a merger with Wendy's prior to his resignation after he said the N-word on a conference call
Papa John's founder John Schnatter discussed merging the pizza chain with Wendy's , the Wall Street Journal reports. The talks reportedly began before Schnatter resigned as...
9 hours ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
Papa John's is surging after a report it held deal talks with Wendy's
Papa John's is surging Wednesday after news that its founder held talks with Wendy's for a potential merger. John Schnatter recently stepped down as chairman of the pizza chain...
9 hours ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
Papa John's shares rise on report that it held merger talks with Wendy's before founder's scandal erupted
10 hours ago - CNBC - 2 articles
Sinclair seeks ownership of WGN-TV in bid to win FCC approval for stalled Tribune Media merger
Sinclair Broadcast Group wants to buy WGN-TV in a bid to win Federal Communications Commission approval for its stalled proposal to acquire Tribune Media. The move, which Hunt...
12 hours ago - Chicago Tribune - 6 articles
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White House, State Department at odds over Russia proposal for interviews
The White House and the State Department are at odds over Russian President Vladimir Putin's offer to allow the U.S. access to Russians accused of election meddling.
Dodgers land All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from Orioles
The Los Angeles Dodgers have won the Manny Machado sweepstakes, getting the prized All-Star shortstop from the Baltimore Orioles in a trade Wednesday night. The Orioles...
State Supreme Court blocks measure to divide California into three states
The California Supreme Court blocked a measure Wednesday that would divide the state into three, preventing it from appearing on the November ballot.
Mom accused of letting men rape her 2-year-old daughter
Medical records stated that a Kansas City-area woman's child tested positive for a sexually transmitted disease.
President Trump says in interview he told Putin the US won't tolerate...
President Trump said during an interview with CBS News, "I let him know we can't have this."
Florida man dies after eating oyster tainted with 'flesh-eating' bacteria
A 71-year-old man died after consuming "flesh-eating" bacteria on an oyster.
Trump Says Russia No Longer Targeting U.S., Rejects U.S. Intelligence Again
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said the opposite as recently as last week.
Burger King giving terminally ill Ohio dog free burgers for rest of his life
Cody the dog received some terrible news recently.
Boy reported for unlicensed hot dog stand gets help
MINNEAPOLIS - A 13-year-old entrepreneur who was reported for operating a hot dog stand outside his house without a license is now getting help from the Minnesota Department of...
Secret Service Agent Suffers Fatal Stroke on the Job
A 19-year veteran of the Secret Service has died after suffering a stroke during President Trump's visit to the UK. The 42-year-old agent, identified as Nole E. Remagen, was on...