Investor to buy Tribune Co. for $8.2B

CHICAGO – Media giant Tribune Co. (NYSE: TRB), which went public in 1983, is planning to go private again by selling itself for $8.2 billion to company employees and billionaire real estate investor Sam Zell, Bloomberg News reports. The Chandler family, the company’s largest shareholder, has agreed to approve the deal, Tribune said. Tribune owns…

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