Topic: Mark Jurkowitz
Jeffrey Bezos, buyer of the Washington Post, and John Henry, who snapped up The Boston Globe, belong to a new, 'unfettered' class of newspaper owners. It helps that they're billionaires, analysts say.
The Los Angeles Times is offering a wide range of online subscriptions. But will pay walls save ailing print newspapers or just guarantee their ultimate demise?
As the presidential race picks up the pace, Twitter has become the go-to meeting place for those dealing in political dirt. A Pew center study finds it a far more negative medium than blogs or the mainstream press.
12/08/2011 07:42 pm
In the first six months of the 2012 presidential election, the news media have given Rick Perry the most positive attention but Herman Cain's star is rising.
10/17/2011 04:19 pm
The refusal of the largest union to accept contract terms could make a sale much harder. Workers hope that the newspaper's owner, The New York Times Co., will reopen contract talks.
06/11/2009 01:00 am
The Globe's largest union votes Monday on whether to accept a 10 percent pay cut, among other concessions. It points to the turmoil reshaping the industry.
06/09/2009 01:00 am
Could it produce a prototype that other struggling big-city newspapers could use to survive the current recession?
05/05/2009 01:00 am
Quest intensifies for new revenue streams, but solutions aren't in time to save some.
03/17/2009 01:00 am
How the media coverage has shaped this presidential election cycle.
03/07/2008 12:00 am