Topic: Los Angeles Times

Tribune Company Separating Newspaper, Broadcast Assets

Shades of the News Corp. split

The Tribune Company is going to spin off its newspapers, including The Los Angeles Times and The Chicago Tribune, into a newly formed Tribune Publishing Company, the company announced this…

'Los Angeles Times' Announces New Executive Editor

Russ Stanton to be replaced by Davan Maharaj

The Los Angeles Times today announced that Russ Stanton, its executive vp and editor, will be stepping down from his position on Dec. 23. His replacement will be Davan Maharaj,…

L.A. Times Names Execs to Help Bolster Ad Revenue

Four vice presidents are appointed

The Los Angeles Times Media Group has appointed a series of new vice presidents whose goal will be to “boost advertising and other revenue from digital and emerging media,” the…

Tribune Co. Close to Exiting Bankruptcy

Creditors now searching for a new CEO

Nearly three years after filing for Chapter 11, the Chicago-based Tribune Co. is finally on the verge of exiting bankruptcy. According to the New York Post, a Delaware bankruptcy judge…

Facebook Makes Commenters Think Twice Before Dropping an F-Bomb

Friend accountability elevates virtual banter

Since Facebook’s rise to prominence, social commentators have spilled much ink on how the new mode of communication will affect the quality of our interactions, as quantity naturally increases. The…

Veteran 'L.A. Times' Reporters Laid Off

Around 15 journalists were booted from the paper

The Los Angeles Times laid off another round of employees yesterday, including several of the newspaper’s veteran reporters. Nancy Sullivan, a spokeswoman for the newspaper, said there were a small number…