| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:01 PM
The owner of the Riverside Press-Enterprise is threatening legal action against publishing entrepreneur Aaron Kushner if he fails to make good on his offer to purchase the newspaper.
The $27.25-million deal had been set to close Friday. But the Press-...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Kathy Thomson, the president and chief operating officer of the Los Angeles Times, announced that she is leaving the newspaper at the end of this month.
In an email to the staff, Thomson said she is departing for “another challenging opportunity&...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Tribune Co., the parent of the Los Angeles Times, on Wednesday unveiled a restructuring plan that will slash nearly 700 jobs over the next year.
The 6% staff reduction will come primarily from the company’s beleaguered newspaper unit, but will...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Tribune Co., parent of the Los Angeles Times, is examining its operations in an effort that is likely to result in staff reductions at the company's daily newspapers.
The company acknowledged a cost-cutting review is underway after Chicago business...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Tribune Co., the parent of the Los Angeles Times, reported a nearly $50-million profit in the third quarter as cost cuts offset further erosion in newspaper advertising.
The media company reported net income of $49.8 million in the three months that...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Tribune Co. has unveiled a plan to cut as many as 700 jobs as part of an across-the-board consolidation of non-editorial functions at its newspapers.
The plan outlined Wednesday by CEO Peter Liguori calls for advertising, circulation, marketing and other...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:02 PM
The owner of the Orange County Register has increased his holdings in Southern California by agreeing to buy the Press-Enterprise, which circulates in Riverside and San Bernardino counties.
Freedom Communications Holdings Inc. said it will pay $27.25...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The "Weeks in Review" feature is an open thread in which commenters can talk about any current events or cultural phenomena that have caught their attention, including but not limited to the topics brought up in our traditional roundup of......
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:32 PM
(Brian Cassell, Chicago Tribune, September 25, 2012) Feder: It’s not clear how they’re supposed to do it, but Tribune Co. executives have been ordered to come up with $100 million in budget cuts, sources said, as the company prepares to......
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:15 PM
Tribune Co., parent of the Los Angeles Times, is reviewing operations in an effort that will likely result in staff reductions at the company's daily newspapers.
Tribune announced in July that it planned to separate its newspapers from the company's...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:20 PM
The nation's biggest television companies including ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox are asking the Supreme Court to shut down Aereo Inc., a startup distribution service that they view as a threat to their business.
Launched in 2012 and available in a handful of...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Former Los Angeles Times sports columnist T.J. Simers has sued The Times, parent company Tribune Co. and the paper’s top two editors, alleging that he was discriminated against because of his age and a disability.
Simers’ lawsuit, filed...