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Conservative brothers won't buy Tribune Co. newspapers

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Billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch -- known for bankrolling conservative causes -- won't be buying the newspapers up for sale by Tribune Co. 

Protesters demand the Los Angeles Times not be sold to the Koch Brothers (portraits) on May 23, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. Billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch -- known for bankrolling conservative causes -- won't be buying the newspapers up for sale by Tribune Co., a spokeswoman said Friday.

A spokeswoman for Koch industries said Friday the group would not be bidding for the newspapers which include the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune, confirming a report in the Daily Caller.

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