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Don Omar sues local radio station for using likeness to promote concert

A popular Puerto Rican singer-songwriter has filed suit against a local Spanish-language radio station, alleging the station deliberately canceled his appearance at a concert last summer but still used his name and image to promote the event. Don Omar is seeking at least $9 million for breach of contract from WLZL-FM, also known as El Zol 107.9, according to the lawsuit, filed Monday in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt.

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Sinclair closes on Fisher acquisition

Sinclair Broadcast Group, of Hunt Valley, an independent television broadcasting company, said Thursday that it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of Seattle-based Fisher Communications, Inc. for approximately $373.3 million, or $41 per share, less acquired working capital.

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Sinclair acquiring Seattle’s Fisher Broadcasting for $361M

SEATTLE — Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. said Thursday that it has agreed to buy Fisher Communications Inc. for about $361 million, expanding its coverage westward. Fisher had announced in January that it was exploring its strategic alternatives. The Seattle-based company ...

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Virginia group enters ad fray, opposes session

In what is becoming a battle of advertising dollars, a Virginia-based anti-tax group has aired the first in a new series of radio spots denouncing a possible special legislative session that could end with casino owners paying lower taxes. Taxpayers ...

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