FCC Eases Media Ownership Rules NPR's Rick Karr reports that the FCC has voted 3 to 2 to relax limits on media ownership. In large markets, a single company will now be allowed to own both a broadcast station and a newspaper in the same city. In some markets, one company will now be able to own up to three local television stations.

FCC Eases Media Ownership Rules

FCC Eases Media Ownership Rules

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NPR's Rick Karr reports that the FCC has voted 3 to 2 to relax limits on media ownership. In large markets, a single company will now be allowed to own both a broadcast station and a newspaper in the same city. In some markets, one company will now be able to own up to three local television stations.