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Plus: Verdicts in the News Corp. phone hacking scandal, jailed journalists in Egypt, and the rest of the news about the news from the past fortnight.
Media companies are racing to spin off their declining print businesses. Unfortunately, the way they’re doing so could drag them down further.
Fueled by Rupert Murdoch’s ambitions and significant investments, The Wall Street Journal seemed to have all the momentum in its newspaper war against The New York Times. That’s changed. Why?
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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.
As the controversial conservatives confirm their interest in some of America’s biggest newspapers, is their interest financial or political?
Will some of America’s top newspapers find themselves bought by owners motivated by political ideology more than civic duty?
Will The New York Times Co., in a final act of stewardship, take less money for the Globe if it means selling to a buyer who’ll keep its journalism strong?
For interested buyers looking at the numbers of Tribune newspapers, one bright spot will stand out: the price.