New Jersey Lawmaker to FCC: Pull WWOR Station License

WWOR-TV, Fox's MyNetwork TV-owned station in New Jersey, is under fire in Washington again. Picking up where the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) left off, Senate candidate Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) is calling on the Federal Communications Commission to pull WWOR's license because it cancelled its 10 p.m. half-hours news program without informing viewers.

Sen. Lautenberg, News Corp. Critic, Won’t Seek Re-Election in 2014

Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.), a persistent critic of News Corp. and media consolidation, said Thursday he will not seek re-election in 2014.The 89-year-old Senator confirmed his plans to the Newark, N.J.-based Star-Ledger, but will make a formal announcement tomorrow in Paterson, N.J.