News of Note—21st Century Fox, Disney, TEGNA and Sinclair

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TEGNA announced the launch of DEALBOSS, a new commerce franchise. (Pixabay)

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> 21st Century Fox set July 27 as the new date for a special meeting of its stockholders to consider the sale of many of its film and television assets to The Walt Disney Company. Deadline article

> TEGNA announced the launch of DEALBOSS, a new commerce franchise now available across its local stations’ digital and social platforms and on-air in select markets. Release

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> Sinclair said Teansie Garfield has been named general manager for KRCR (ABC), KRVU (MyNetwork), KUCO (Univision) and KKTF (Unimas), in Chico-Redding, California, as well as for KAEF (ABC), KECA (CW), KEUV (Univision) in Eureka, California. Release