Massive Sinclair Merger Still Faces Headwinds Despite FCC Boost

The DOJ looks set to crack down on Sinclair’s attempt to purchase Tribune Media even as the FCC clears a glide path.

FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2004, file photo, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.'s headquarters stands in Hunt Valley, Md. Sinclair Broadcast Group, one of the nation's largest local TV station operators, announced Monday, May 8, 2017, that it will pay about $3.9 billion for Tribune Media, adding more than 40 stations including KTLA in Los Angeles, WPIX in New York and WGN in Chicago.
AP Photo/Steve Ruark
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