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OC Register co-owner Aaron Kushner explains lay off reports

Yesterday we told you about dozens of journalists accepting voluntary buyouts at the Orange County Register and cost-cutting measures that could mean as many as 350 employees would be laid off. An interesting part of […]

06/11/2014

In this April 8, 2014 photo provided by the Los Angeles Register, some of the newspaper's staff pose for a photo with the Los Angeles skyline in the background. Editor Ron Sylvester is at center right in the dark suit. Former greeting card executive Aaron Kushner is trying to turn the Orange County Register into a media giant in southern California, largely driven by paper and ink. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Register, Leonard Ortiz)

Downsizing and voluntary buyouts at the Orange County Register

Dozens of veteran journalists have applied for voluntary buyouts at the Orange County Register, and those who haven’t are bracing for layoffs. According to the LA Times, Register owner Aaron Kushner told employees that the […]

06/10/2014

The LA Times building

Man detained after LA Times building lockdown

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a man who allegedly made threatening statements, forcing the lockdown of the Los Angeles Times building, is being held for a mental health evaluation. Sgt. Keith Green said Saturday that […]

04/19/2014

In this April 8, 2014 photo provided by the Los Angeles Register, some of the newspaper's staff pose for a photo with the Los Angeles skyline in the background. Editor Ron Sylvester is at center right in the dark suit. Former greeting card executive Aaron Kushner is trying to turn the Orange County Register into a media giant in southern California, largely driven by paper and ink. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Register, Leonard Ortiz)

New LA newspaper embraces print in digital world

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aaron Kushner believes he can launch and grow a print newspaper in a world gone digital. The former greeting card executive is trying to turn the Orange County Register into a […]

04/15/2014

Skid Row in Los Angeles

Nearly $4m cleanup plan proposed for LA’s skid row

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A Los Angeles official is proposing a nearly $4 million cleanup for skid row that would give the homeless more access to bathrooms and places to store their belongings. The Los […]

04/08/2014