Apollo eyes Tronc buy: New York Post

Apollo Global Management is eyeing a buy of Tronc Inc, the publishing company that owns that owns the New York Daily News and Chicago Tribune, the New York Post reported April 12. Apollo has kindled talks with Tronc’s management despite the fact the company is trying to sell the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune, the story said. A few other prospective acquirers, including at least one media buyer, are in discussions with Tronc, the NY Post said.