Daily News layoffs cap week of cutback announcements at newspapers

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Joe Pompeo reports that layoffs are under way Friday at the New York Daily News, which follows some other recent departures. Cutbacks announced this week include:

Last week, Cox Media Group said it would move all copyediting to the Dayton (Ohio) Daily News and The Palm Beach Post. || Related: Landmark CEO says the company, which counts the News & Record in Greensboro, N.C., and The Virginian-Pilot among its holdings, may have to be broken up in order to find buyers (Charles Apple) | Earlier: Gannett layoffs are a leading indicator of a permanently shrinking newspaper business

  • Steve Myers

    Steve Myers was the managing editor of Poynter.org until August 2012, when he became the deputy managing editor and senior staff writer for The Lens, a nonprofit investigative news site in New Orleans.

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