After George Jones died in 1891, Charles Ransom Miller and other New York Times editors raised $1 million (equal to $28 million in 2019) to purchase the Times, printing it under the New York Times Publishing Company. However, the newspaper found itself in a monetary crisis by the Panic of 1893, and by 1896, the newspaper had a circulation of less than 9,000, and was dropping $1,000 a day. That year, Adolph Ochs, the writer of the Chattanooga Times, gained a controlling interest in the company for $75,000.
- Dial Global –which has branded itself Westwood One since 2013– introduced on March 5, 2012 its aim to broaden NBC News Radio to a full-time 24-hour radio news network, replacing CNN Radio .
- The reporters acknowledged that they “incessantly meet resistance when trying to mirror the accounts and voices of staff, residents or customers, with some editors voicing heightened skepticism of these sources’ credibility in contrast with executives, authorities officials or different entities”.
- In 1994, London-based mostly Associated Press Television was founded to supply agency news materials to television broadcasters.
On September 14, 1987, the Times printed the heaviest ever newspaper, at over 12 kilos (5.four kg) and 1,612 pages. When The …