Layoffs at AP

More bad news.

Our friends at FishbowlNY are reporting layoffs at AP — 11 staffers in total. Paul Colford, director of media relations for AP, has confirmed the news. He said employees received notices “late last week and today”.

Colford said “no one else” was affected. He added, “We have continued to look at the business and where we need to go up or down in staff size.”

See the full report here.