Assets held by Sinclair Broadcast and Tribune Media

Sinclair Broadcast and Tribune Media

Sinclair Broadcast Group

2016 revenue: $2.74 billion


Local: Fox 45 WBFF, The CW Baltimore WNUV, MyTV Baltimore WUTB, ABC 7 WJLA (Washington), NewsChannel 8 (Washington), 21 News WHP (Harrisburg, Pa.), Hunt Valley headquarters

TV stations: 173 stations, delivering 514 channels in 81 U.S. markets, largely second- and third-tier metro areas, and reaching about 70 millions households

Programming: local news and original programming, American Sports Network, Tennis Channel, Ring of Honor (professional wrestling), Comet TV (science fiction), Charge! (action/adventure), TBD.

Other: real estate, including numerous holdings in Baltimore region, Jefferson Place in Frederick and Bay Creek South in Cape Charles, Va.; Triangle Sign & Service; Patriot Capital, a small business lender; and technical broadcast services.

Tribune Media

2016 revenue: $1.95 billion

Local: DCW50 (Washington)

TV stations: 42 stations in 33 markets, including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philapdelphia, Dallas and Houston, and reaching about 50 million households


Programming: local news, WGN America, TV Food Network (31 percent stake), Antenna TV (classic), This TV (MGM classic and children's programming)

Other: CareerBuilder (32 percent stake), real estate (including The Baltimore Sun's office building in Mount Vernon) and 5 percent of the Chicago Cubs.