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Some Pressing Questions for New Boston Globe Owner John Henry

Dan Kennedy | Posted 10.03.2013 | Media
Dan Kennedy

The ascension of a wealthy local owner may represent the best possible outcome for the Globe. Nevertheless there are questions Henry will have to answer soon -- starting with the fate of publisher Christopher Mayer and editor Brian McGrory.

Boston Globe SOLD

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.03.2013 | Media

Boston Red Sox owner John Henry has purchased the Boston Globe from the New York Times Company. Official news of the deal came in the early hours o...

NYT Has Good News And Bad News

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2013 | Media

By Jennifer Saba Aug 1 (Reuters) - New York Times Co reported on Thursday that second-quarter revenue fell almost 1 pe...

Where Is the New York Times Going With Mark Thompson and Jill Abramson Sharing the Driver's Seat?

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 05.10.2013 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

The New York Times is the most important newsgathering source in the U.S. and, in that capacity, a public trust in which we all have an interest. Times readers deserve a more detailed analysis of the quarterly report and the company's strategies.

New York Times Announces Buyouts, Possible Layoffs

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.03.2012 | Media

The New York Times said on Monday that it will offer buyouts to some of its newsroom staff, and may lay journalists off if not enough people accept th...

New York Times Stock Plunges

Posted 10.25.2012 | Media

The New York Times' stock experienced its biggest single day drop since 1980, Bloomgberg's Edmund Lee reported on Thursday. The 21 percent drop oc...

The Significance of the New York Times Company's Second Quarter Report

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 09.29.2012 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

"It's not print paper that I value for itself of all things; it's the ability to keep in place this fantastic news gathering machine. If economics change enough, if people don't want print paper, then why should we put out a print paper?"

New York Times Sells Stake In Boston Red Sox

Reuters | Posted 07.12.2012 | Media

May 11 (Reuters) - The New York Times Co sold its remaining stake in the group that owns the Boston Red Sox baseball team for $63 million in cash, t...

Major NYT Layoffs

JIMROMENESKO.COM | Posted 07.04.2012 | Media

I received multiple tips late Thursday about layoffs at the New York Times, including this report:...

Endtimes? Will The New York Times Survive and If So, in What Form?

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 06.26.2012 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

When I was growing up in the New York area, people would buy the afternoon newspaper for stock prices, sports scores, and updates. Now even New York City is without an afternoon paper.

New York Times In The Red For 2011

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.03.2012 | Media

The New York Times Company was in the red in 2011. The company reported Thursday that its fourth-quarter profits fell by 12.2 percent compared to t...

New York Times Struggling With Leadership Vacuum

Posted 03.28.2012 | Media

Add a leadership gap to the New York Times' woes. Janet Robinson's departure has left the paper without a CEO, as it continues to struggle with revenu...

Janet Robinson Exit Costs New York Times Huge Sum Of Money

Reuters | Hugo Dixon | Posted 02.21.2012 | Media

(Reuters) - Janet Robinson, who will step down as chief executive of the New York Times Co on December 31, will receive an exit package in excess of $...

Michael Calderone

Major New York Times Shake-Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.15.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Janet Robinson, chief executive of The New York Times since 2004, is stepping down at the end of December. Arthur Sulzberger Jr., publishe...

Michael Calderone

Boston Globe Begins Charging For Full Online Access

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.12.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- The Boston Globe unveiled a two-pronged strategy Monday to help keep the 139-year-old newspaper afloat amid industry-wide advertising and ...

NYT Repaying Controversial Loan

Posted 09.12.2011 | Media

The New York Times is set to pay off a $250 million loan from Mexican business magnate Carlos Slim Helú in August, three and a half years earlier tha...

Ex-Boston Globe Publisher Dead

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 07.03.2011 | Media

BOSTON — Former Boston Globe publisher Bill Taylor II, who was the fourth in his family to serve as the newspaper's publisher and then negotiate...

New York Times Co. Earnings Tumble

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 06.21.2011 | Media

The New York Times Co.'s first-quarter earnings fell 58 percent as a decline in print advertising revenue outweighed an increase in digital advertisin...

UH-OH: NYT Reports Loss, Problems With Print

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The New York Times Co. reported a small loss for the third quarter on Tuesday, hurt by one-time expenses and another drop in print ad...

NYT Sees First Revenue Growth In 3 YEARS

AP | ANDREW VANACORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The New York Times Co. has managed to steady itself after more than two years of watching its main source of revenue – newspape...

Goldman's Loyal Following

nytimes.com | ANDREW ROSS SORKIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Despite all the bad headlines -- the accusations of fraud, the talk of a big settlement, the risk, however remote, of criminal charges -- there's an i...

New York Times Staffers Furious Over Exec Raises

Business Insider | Gillian Reagan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Some New York Times Co. (NYT) staffers are boiling about their top executives' huge $12 million payouts in 2009....

New York Times Executives Get Big Raises In 2009 Despite Layoffs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The New York Times filed a proxy statement Friday that revealed its top executives' 2009 salaries — as well as a bizarre bonus for hiring minori...

New York Times Posts Profit On Cost-Cutting, Improving Ad Market

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The New York Times Co. posted its highest quarterly profit in 2 1/2 years as the advertising drought eased at the end of 2009 and a steadily shrinking...

New York Times Posts $35.6 Million Loss, Better Than Expected

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The New York Times Co. cushioned the blow from another big drop in advertising in its latest quarter by shedding more payroll and collecting more mone...