| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Rupert Murdoch's entertainment company, 21st Century Fox, pounced on its prey at an opportune moment.
Over lunch in New York in early June, Murdoch's top lieutenant, Chase Carey, told Time Warner Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes that Fox wanted to buy...
| Aug 4, 2014
For the first time in 90-plus years, the Chicago Tribune is disconnected from the broadcast business.
Its corporate family has been broken up and the Tribune, the wellspring of an empire built on ideas and innovation, is no longer complemented by the TV...
| Jul 21, 2014
With Tribune Publishing set to spin off from Tribune Co. on Aug. 4, analysts have begun weighing in as to what the stand-alone, publicly traded newspaper company may be worth.
A report issued Thursday by CRT Capital Group analyst Lance Vitanza pegged...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The series premiere of WGN America's second original drama, "Manhattan," drew 1.8 million viewers Sunday night across the network and on Tribune’s 14 metered market local stations.
Set in a top-secret lab in Los Alamos, "Manhattan" is a...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Tribune Company has a new name after spinning off its publishing business.
The multimedia company will now be known as Tribune Media Company and will focus on its radio, television and digital assets. Its 42 properties include Tribune Broadcasting,...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The Morning Call, the third largest newspaper in Pennsylvania and the leading media company in the Lehigh Valley, has nearly 120 years of publishing history in the Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton area of Pennsylvania.
The publishing company’s...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:04 AM
On Monday, Tribune Publishing spins off from Tribune Co. and starts a new chapter as a stand-alone company.
Its stock begins regular trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TPUB on Tuesday, which is also when its board of directors...
| Aug 5, 2014
Newly christened Tribune Media Co. completed the spinoff of Tribune Publishing Co. on Monday afternoon, a process finalized by bank wires and stock distributions, setting the broadcasting and publishing businesses on separate paths.
| Aug 3, 2014
| 3:13 PM
The man who talked himself out of baseball jobs on both sides of town was still talking.
Our cellphone call had long ago been dropped due to the accidental push of a button on his end, so whatever Jimmy Piersall was saying to me was only being heard...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Tribune Publishing starts a new chapter as a stand-alone company on Monday, as the long-planned spinoff from Tribune Co. takes effect.
Its stock begins regular trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TPUB on Tuesday, and its board of...
| Jul 20, 2014
The bitter quarrel between the Chicago Cubs and nearby rooftop owners over signs at Wrigley Field remains hot, but the rooftops' political contributions have cooled off this year.
The city's landmarks commission has approved a plan to upgrade the...