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U.S. FCC extends comment period for Sinclair Tribune deal

The Federal Communications Commission said on Wednesday it would allow the public to submit additional comments on Sinclair Broadcast Group's proposed $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media Co that has drawn fire from across the political spectrum.

Harvey Weinstein resigns from Weinstein Co board

Harvey Weinstein has resigned from the board of The Weinstein Company, it said on Tuesday, as he faces allegations that he sexually harassed or assaulted a number of women over three decades in the film business.

Lexus says it is evaluating partnership with Weinstein Co

Toyota Motor Corp's Lexus unit said on Tuesday it is evaluating its partnership with film and TV production firm The Weinstein Company after allegations that co-founder Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed or assaulted a number of women.