Marilyn Thompson Leaves LA Times for NY Times

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Dean Baquet lures away Marilyn Thompson, the LA Times investigative reporter based in Washington, DC. She joined the paper a little over a year ago. Baquet adds:

I’d like to say how terrific it is that The New York Times continues to build its staff at what is obviously a rugged time in the newspaper business.

He doesn’t have to rub it in.