Stories tagged: newspaper
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
The two biggest newspaper chains in the country are on the verge of combining, after shareholders of both gave green lights to the $1.13 billion deal Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019
The former administrator for Iowa’s third-largest city is suing the area’s biggest newspaper, claiming that its coverage was unfair and cost him his job, in a case that has alarmed …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 26, 2019
Just a week after announcing its $1.4 billion acquisition of Gannett, GateHouse Media was again laying off journalists and other workers at its newspapers, possibly foreshadowing the future awaiting employees …
Wed., Aug. 21, 2019
Journalists are defending a small Oregon newspaper after a county attorney asked the sheriff to investigate whether a reporter broke the law by trying to get comments from a government …
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019
Starbucks will quit selling the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Gannett papers like USA Today in more than 8,600 U.S. stores in September, citing “changing customer behavior.” Starbucks …
Mon., June 10, 2019
In a show of rare solidarity, Russia’s three major newspapers on Monday put out nearly identical front pages to support a detained journalist.
Sun., June 9, 2019
Back in February, the “Non Sequitur” comic that ran in our newspaper had a hidden message in it. It was a naughty message. Really naughty. Involving President Trump. So, like …
Wed., May 22, 2019
A federal bankruptcy judge said Wednesday he intends to approve the sale of the Reading Eagle to a large newspaper chain known for taking over struggling papers and then making …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019
The Salt Lake Tribune has announced plans to become a nonprofit as it moves toward a nontraditional model that it hopes will ensure long-term stability after years of financial struggles.
Wed., April 3, 2019
The Seattle Times plans to sell its printing-press property in Bothell to fund news operations, and will shift to printing the paper at its Rotary Offset Press in Kent next …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019
Spokesman-Review’s printing operations to move to Spokane Valley to expand commercial press business
For more than a century, The Spokesman-Review has been printed in downtown Spokane. That will change in late 2019 or early 2020, when the newspaper’s print publishing operations move to …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018
Donna Correll said Monday afternoon that bullets had entered the front windshield and passenger window while she and her husband were delivering papers at about 3:25 a.m., and a third …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
Cue the giggling: A small Missouri town has a new newspaper called The Uranus Examiner.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
Early Tuesday morning, Missoula Independent staffers came to their doors only to find them locked and a sign taped to the glass: The Independent has closed its office and ceased …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018
A Los Angeles man upset about The Boston Globe’s coordinated editorial response to President Donald Trump’s attacks on the news media was arrested Thursday on charges he threatened to kill …
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018
North Korea’s main newspaper accused the United States on Sunday of staging military drills to prepare an invasion while at the same time pursuing dialogue with a smile on its …
Tue., July 3, 2018
President Donald Trump has ordered U.S. flags on federal property be flown at half-staff through sunset Tuesday to honor five people slain at a newspaper in Maryland’s capital.
Fri., June 29, 2018
The Baltimore Orioles paid tribute to The Capital Gazette shooting victims by placing five lilies at the press box seat reserved for the newspaper, and holding a moment of silence …
Mon., May 14, 2018
The Attorney Generals’ office said a recent statewide publication mailed to voters statewide is exempt from Idaho’s campaign disclosure laws because it qualifies as a newspaper.
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018
The Idaho Democratic Party has asked state officials to investigate a publication purporting to be a conservative newspaper recently mailed out statewide to voters.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018
The Register-Guard newspaper in Eugene, Ore., was sold Thursday to GateHouse Media, a publisher of local news.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018
A student newspaper in Ohio is getting some social media love meant for the award-winning movie with the same name.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017
An Iowa Supreme Court justice lifted an unusual order Tuesday that had blocked a newspaper from reporting on records related to an attorney’s personal injury lawsuit against the city of …
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017
Andy Pennington has been named the new publisher of the Idaho Falls Post Register.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Britain’s Evening Standard newspaper has apologized to Solange Knowles for digitally altering an image of the singer on the cover of its magazine.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017
The Vatican newspaper has broken a yearlong silence and weighed in on director Paolo Sorrentino’s “The Young Pope,” giving the television series generally positive reviews despite what it called the …
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017
One of Cambodia’s main English-language newspapers, the Cambodia Daily, announced that it would close Monday after a dispute with the government over taxes.
Mon., June 5, 2017
Harvard University’s student newspaper says the school has revoked admission offers to at least 10 prospective freshmen over offensive online messages.
Wed., May 31, 2017
The New York Times is ditching the public editor position, created in 2003 as the paper sought to restore its credibility with readers after a plagiarism scandal.
Tue., April 4, 2017
A state agency is fighting Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum’s order to release records to a small newspaper based in Vale.