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New York Times to cut about 100 newsroom jobs, shut down Opinion app
New York Times to cut about 100 newsroom jobs, shut down Opinion app

The New York Times plans to cut nearly 100 newsroom jobs, according to a memo sent to staff on Wednesday, the newspaper reported. In the memo from the paper's executive editor, published by the media news site Poynter.org, Dean Baquet told employees that the Times hoped to meet the number through "voluntary buyouts." "But if we don't get there we will be forced to do layoffs," wrote Baquet, who is a former executive editor of the Los Angeles Times.  The buyouts come while there are "promising signs in digital advertising and digital subscriptions," wrote Baquet.  Baquet added he would "reserve the right to say...

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