Company: Sinclair Broadcast Group WICS Location: Springfield, Illinois Industry: Publishing - All Career Level: Early Career (1+ yrs experience) Job Status: Full Time Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
Tribune Broadcasting president Larry Wert began his appearance on a panel at NATPE’s Station Summit by joking that this would likely be his last time ever at the conference. Technically that could be true — Sinclair Broadcast Group is weeks or even days away from final regulatory approval of its long-anticipated takeover of Tribune. Show More Summary
Daily syndicated series DailyMailTV has been renewed for a second season for premiere in the fall. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Tribune Broadcasting, Gray Television, Inc., Nexstar Media Group, Meredith, Raycom, London Broadcasting, Graham,...Show More Summary
A Proposed Fine of $13.4M for Undisclosed Sponsored Content Serves as a Warning to Other Broadcast Stations As we closed the books on 2017, the FCC announced that it plans to fine Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. a record $13.4M, for having not adequately disclosed sponsored content in its programming. The fine was calculated by the...… Continue Reading
Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox is close to scooping up a handful of television stations from Sinclair Broadcast Group, furthering Fox’s long-term goal to control more stations in sports markets, according to a person familiar with the talks. Fox has designs on about eight to 10 stations, including...
The soon-to-be-slimmer 21st Century Fox is set to acquire about 10 local TV stations from Sinclair Broadcast Group as the latter moves closer to government approval of its acquisition of Tribune Media. A report in the Show More Summary
Sinclair Broadcast Group is in a lot of trouble with the FCC, and it could end up costing the company quite a lot of money. Here's what happened.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, a massive conservative media corporation that consistently pumps out pro-Trump propaganda, has become the latest corporation to announce that it’s handing out one-time bonuses to celebrate the passage of the Republican tax bill. The media giant, which is one of the largest owners of local TV stations in the country, will give its […]
In the wake of voting to do away with net neutrality, the FCC—every netizen’s favorite kicking bag—may have done something good. The agency hit Sinclair Broadcast Group with a $13.4 million fine for running sponsored content as news....Show More Summary
Variety reports: The FCC is slapping Sinclair Broadcast Group with a $13.4 million fine for running news stories on a cancer foundation but failing to disclose that the foundation was paying for them to air. The FCC said that the programming...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission has proposed fining TV-station owner Sinclair $13.4 million for not identifying paid programming as advertising. Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. is one of the country's largest owners of TV stations. Show More Summary
The Federal Communications Commission today hit Sinclair with a fine that is the agency’s largest ever proposed for a violation of its sponsorship identification rules, TVNewsCheck reports. The proposed fine follows up on plans by the FCC that surfaced last...
The FCC has leveled a $13.4 million fine against Sinclair Broadcast Group for failing to identify sponsored content that aired on its TV stations. The fine announced Thursday is the largest ever proposed by the Commission for such a violation and comes at a delicate time for the Baltimore-based...
A comedy venture of Circa, Sinclair Broadcast Group’s digital news subsidiary, has been sued for sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation. Jaclyn Mason, Richelle Meiss and Rebecca Zak are suing Sinclair, along with its digital...Show More Summary
Americans are being told there was no collusion, and the president did a bang-up job in Puerto Rico. As it closes in on a significant expansion into major cities and battleground states across the country, conservative local news behemoth Sinclair Broadcast Group has gone into overdrive with its pro-Trump and anti-media propaganda. Show More Summary
The conservative media giant dominates local TV in the troubled city, where people say the press hasn’t raked nearly enough muck.
The right-wing juggernaut is sneaking into communities across the country, from Las Vegas to D.C. Conservative local TV news giant Sinclair Broadcast Group has been quietly injecting right-wing spin into local newscasts for years. The...Show More Summary
Christmas came early for Sinclair Broadcast Group, the pro-Trump local television goliath. On Thursday, the Republican-led Federal Communications Commission voted on a series of actions that would eliminate regulations for local media...Show More Summary
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) eliminated a rule that has existed for four decades, which prohibited corporations from owning newspapers and broadcast stations in the same market. The move will pave the way for further media consolidation and directly benefit companies like Sinclair Broadcast Group. Show More Summary
A series of moves by the federal government would help the nation’s largest owner of TV stations, Trump-friendly Sinclair Broadcast Group, grow even bigger. The Federal Communications Commission has approved … Click to Continue »