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New York Times Plans Cutbacks in Newsroom Staff

nytimes.com — The New York Times said Wednesday that it planned a round of buyouts and layoffs in its newsroom and business operations, seeking to cut costs amid ongoing financial strain at the newspaper and across the industry. Arthur Sulzberger Jr., the newspaper's publisher, and Mark Thompson, its chief executive, did not specify the scale of the staff reductions in a note to the company's employees.
Oct 01, 2014

@mmasnick serious q: wouldn't you have free access to that? Meter restarts today. (social media link: nytimes.com/2014/10/02/bus… )

Oct 01, 2014

RT @deborahblum: Really sorry to hear: NYT Plans Cutbacks in Newsroom Staff; Reduction of 100 Jobs With Buyouts, If Needed Layoffs. nyti.ms/1rLuTr3

Oct 01, 2014

Really sorry to hear: NYT Plans Cutbacks in Newsroom Staff; Reduction of 100 Jobs With Buyouts, If Needed Layoffs. nyti.ms/1rLuTr3

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Fed Scrutiny of Leveraged Loans Grows Along With Bubble Concern

bloomberg.com — The Federal Reserve is stepping up its oversight of high-risk leveraged loans, shifting to a deal-by-deal review after its previous industry-wide guidelines were largely ignored by banks. The Fed is now looking at loans each month, according to people who asked not to be identified because the information is private.
Oct 01, 2014

RT @ctorresreporter: Fed guys shift to aggressive tactics on Janet Yellen's biggest bubble test bloom.bg/1uAMuE7

Oct 01, 2014

Fed Scrutiny of Leveraged Loans Grows Along With Bubble Concern bloom.bg/1uAMuE7 via @BloombergNews

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BuzzFeed Edit Blog

buzzfeed.com — As we enter another round of intense growth and hiring, I thought it was important to make clear our vision and to put out numbers that will help keep us accountable - to you, to our readers, and to others in our industry who care.
Oct 01, 2014

RT @jamesrbuk: Buzzfeed's diversity guide for hiring is actually really pretty good – and in plain English: buzzfeed.com/bensmith/what-…

Oct 01, 2014

RT @MicahSingleton: I love that @Buzfeed released its diversity numbers, and its plans to improve them. Kudos to @BuzzFeedBen & the team. h…

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