Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing told employees Monday morning it is not having any discussions to sell the company, the Chicago Tribune reports. Over the weekend, Politico Media reported that New York’s Apollo Global Management wants to buy Tribune Publishing and sell the Los Angeles Times to billionaire Eli Broad. Tribune, however, has been “non responsive.” This all started Friday afternoon with a tweet from Rupert Murdoch saying a Wall Street firm was to buy Tribune and sell the Times to a group including Broad.

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