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Tribune Media Cross Ownership to Be Allowed in U.S. Proposal

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The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote on relaxing media-ownership rules and ratifying Tribune Co.’s common control of television stations and newspapers in cities including New York and Chicago, a final step the company needs to emerge from bankruptcy.

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski today asked for a vote to “streamline and modernize” media ownership rules, Tammy Sun, an agency spokeswoman, said in an e-mail.