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Well-intentioned antitrust actions by the Department of Justice are likely to deliver two newspapers to a company with a record of milking papers for profit through deep cutbacks.
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The news business hopes it won’t end up one sandwich short of a picnic as the new year’s big trends unfold.
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The company, including flagship papers in Los Angeles and Chicago, now stands on its own. Can it navigate the next stage of its life — potentially into a new owner?
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As the owner of Amazon, Bezos has focused on long-term investment and perfecting the customer experience, both of which may be a good sign for the Post.
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If the Koch brothers do take over the Los Angeles Times, the impacts will reverberate across southern California. Here’s how it might work out.
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As the controversial conservatives confirm their interest in some of America’s biggest newspapers, is their interest financial or political?
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Will some of America’s top newspapers find themselves bought by owners motivated by political ideology more than civic duty?
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For interested buyers looking at the numbers of Tribune newspapers, one bright spot will stand out: the price.
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With his position attacked in the U.K., Murdoch is looking to the United States. Will he find newspapers a worthwhile investment?
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Rupert Murdoch might be thinking about putting his British newspapers into a trust. Why haven’t we seen more innovation in how news organizations get owned and governed?
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