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Newsmax Media wants delay at FCC for Sinclair’s deal for Tribune (access required)

Newsmax Media Inc. wants federal regulators to slow their review of Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc.’s proposed $3.9 billion purchase of Tribune Media Co., saying the deal raises concerns about media concentration. “I am calling for delay,” Christopher Ruddy, chief executive officer of Newsmax, a conservative outlet with a 24-hour cable news channel, said in an interview. ...