New York Times Company, The
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November 2002: "The New York Times Company is a leading media company...publishes The New York Times, The Boston Globe and 16 other newspapers; owns eight network-affiliated television stations and two New York radio stations; and has more than 40 Web sites,..."
March 2013: "Mr. Abrams, who represented The New York Times in the Pentagon Papers case, has argued that both Daniel Ellsberg, who provided the documents to the newspaper, and The Times acted with far more restraint and responsibility than Private Manning and WikiLeaks have, and that both have repeatedly behaved with a devil-may-care obliviousness to genuine national security interests."http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/14/opinion/the-impact-of-the-bradley-manning-case.html
December 2012: 'Mr. Marzorati noted that with every innovation in Times history – whether starting new features sections three decades ago, or bringing the statistics guru Nate Silver on board recently — “there are always people who say: ‘My God, you can’t do that. It’s not us.’ ” In time, the ventures are well accepted.'http://publiceditor.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/dealbook-conference-was-impressive-lucrative-and-chummy/
December 2012: "Since 2000, The New York Times Company has received more than $24 million from the city and state."http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/us/how-local-taxpayers-bankroll-corporations.html
April 2010: "By appearing on stage at the Apple event and by launching an iPad app that the Times wants to monetize in every possible way — an app from which Apple will likely make money as well — the Times is becoming more of a business partner with a company it covers incessantly. And when Apple promoted the Times so visibly before the in-store selling date of the iPad, given the millions of people who visit Apple’s home page each month, it was giving the Times a huge boost."http://mediactive.com/2010/04/08/complicating-relationships-in-media-apple-ny-times-dealings-raise-questions/
November 2005: 'Denouncing co-workers for philandering may be an uncollegial move, but it's not necessarily a firable offense.'http://www.observer.com/node/32727
June 2009: "CNN showed scores of videos submitted by Iranians, most of them presumably from protesters who took to the streets to oppose Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s re-election on June 12. The Web sites of The New York Times, The Huffington Post, The Guardian newspaper in London and others published minute-by-minute blogs with a mix of unverified videos, anonymous Twitter messages and traditional accounts from Tehran."http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/29/business/media/29coverage.html
June 2009: "For seven months, The New York Times managed to keep out of the news the fact that one of its reporters, David Rohde, had been kidnapped by the Taliban."http://www.nytimes.com/2009/06/29/technology/internet/29wiki.html
April 2009: "In essence, The A.P. has taken on the role of acting as a representative for the entire industry, particularly the newspapers — including The New York Times and virtually all large newspapers — that are the group’s owners. Some owners have rebelled against The A.P. in the last year, protesting that it charges them too much."http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/07/business/media/07paper.html
July 2008: "WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Monday unanimously affirmed the dismissal of a suit against The New York Times by a former government scientist who had asserted that he was defamed by a series of columns about the deadly anthrax mailings of 2001."http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/15/business/media/15hatfill.html
June 2008: 'The establishment news media were faulted too. The New York Times wrote about Mrs. Clinton’s “cackle” and The Washington Post wrote about her cleavage.'http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/13/us/politics/13women.html
May 2007: "David E. McCraw, a lawyer for The New York Times, said Hewlett-Packard’s spying operations were “designed to interfere with our journalism and, ultimately, to deprive our readers of information of importance to them.”"http://www.nytimes.com/2007/05/07/business/media/07hp.html
November 2007: In 1975, the commission adopted a rule that generally restricted a company from owning both a newspaper and a station in the same city. Many companies that already had such holdings at the time, including The New York Times Company, which owns a radio station in Manhattan, were unaffected because of a grandfather clause.http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/14/business/media/14media.html
October 2007: For years, those states have heard complaints that not enough of their lottery revenue is used for education. Now, a New York Times examination of lottery documents, as well as interviews with lottery administrators and analysts, finds that lotteries accounted for less than 1 percent to 5 percent of the total revenue for K-12 education last year in the states that use this money for schools.http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/07/business/07lotto.html
October 2007: The problems, described in 91 audit reports reviewed by The New York Times, include the improper termination of coverage for people with H.I.V. and AIDS, huge backlogs of claims and complaints, and a failure to answer telephone calls from consumers, doctors and drugstores.http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/07/us/07medicare.html
October 2007: Democrats on Capitol Hill demanded to see the classified memorandums, disclosed Thursday by The New York Times, that gave the Central Intelligence Agency expansive approval in 2005 for harsh interrogation techniques.http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/05/washington/05interrogate.html
September 2007: After two weeks of denials, the New York Times acknowledged that it should not have given a discount to MoveOn.org for a full-page advertisement assailing Gen. David H. Petraeus.http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/09/23/AR2007092300752.html
Role Name Type Last Updated Owner of (partial or full, past or present) About Organization Aug 21, 2007 Cooperation (past or present) Chicago News Cooperative (CNC) Organization Jun 20, 2011 Owner of (partial or full, past or present) Globe Newspaper Company Organization Aug 10, 2005 Opponent (past or present) Hewlett-Packard Company (HP) Organization Nov 24, 2007 Owner of (partial or full, past or present) International Herald Tribune Organization May 16, 2006 Owner of (partial or full, past or present) LifeWire Organization Sep 30, 2007 Owner of (partial or full, past or present) New York Times Source Advised by (past or present) Floyd Abrams Esq. Person Dec 15, 2006 Cooperation (past or present) Daniel Ellsberg Person Mar 16, 2013 Director/Trustee/Overseer (past or present) Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Person Oct 22, 2007 Organization Executive (past or present) Vivian Schiller Person Mar 11, 2011 Cooperation (past or present) Daniel Yankelovich Person May 6, 2007
Articles and Resources
Date Fairness.com Resource Read it at: May 12, 2001 Ashcroft Delays Death of McVeigh Over F.B.I.'s Lapse
QUOTE: Attorney General John Ashcroft today postponed Wednesday's planned execution of Timothy J. McVeigh...the F.B.I.'s failure to turn over to defense lawyers more than 3,000 pages of interview reports challenged the integrity of the nation's system of justice.
New York Times May 12, 2001 Dartmouth Expels Fraternity Over Articles
QUOTE: Dartmouth College officials permanently closed a fraternity today for publishing a newsletter that named and derided some of the women who it said had sex with the fraternity's members...
New York Times May 11, 2001 Judges Seek Answers on Computer Code As Free Speech
QUOTE: ...a case testing the constitutionality of a 1998 digital copyright law, a panel of appeals court judges has asked both sides of a case to answer a list of 11 questions on whether computer code can qualify as free speech.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Cyber Law Journal: Does a Parody Site Go Too Far?
QUOTE: "People Eating Tasty Animals"....a subversive swipe at the animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, widely known as PETA....may a domain name [peta.org] that uses someone else's trademark be considered part of the joke?
New York Times May 11, 2001 F.B.I. Kept Reports From the Defense in McVeigh's Trial
QUOTE: The F.B.I. has discovered thousands of pages of interview reports and other materials about the Oklahoma City bombing that the government failed to turn over to a lawyer for Timothy J. McVeigh...
New York Times May 11, 2001 Paddling Foes Get Change in Amendment on Liability
QUOTE: ...the Senate on Wednesday changed the wording of legislation protecting teachers from lawsuits to say explicitly that it was not intended to affect policies regarding corporal punishment.
New York Times May 11, 2001 A Diverse City Exists Equal but Separate
QUOTE: Though the United States is more diverse than ever, it is also as racially separated as ever.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Judge Bars New Forest Rules, Citing Potential Local Harm
QUOTE: A federal judge in Idaho blocked the Clinton administration's forest-protection plan today...cause "irreparable long-term harm" to local communities.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Bush Asks Congress to Grant Him a 'Fast Track' in Trade Talks
New York Times May 11, 2001 Second Review of Florida Presidential Vote Is Inconclusive
QUOTE: ...George W. Bush would have narrowly won a hand recount [of Florida's uncounted Election 2000 ballots] under the strictest standards for judging votes, while Al Gore would have won under the most liberal standards.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Militants in Zimbabwe Now Take Aim At Industry
QUOTE: Like many white owners of large businesses here, Mr. Garizio is under attack from black militants...who have the support of President Robert Mugabe and his ruling party.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Finding Meaning in Gaza Baby's Death
QUOTE: For the Palestinians, who gathered by the thousands for her funeral here on Tuesday, the infant was the innocent victim of what they contend is an Israeli policy of collective punishment, with fierce military reprisals on entire neighborhoods after real or alleged guerrilla attacks on Israelis....Israeli diplomats and army spokesmen were quick to depict the child as the latest tragic casualty of what they say is a deliberate Palestinian guerrilla tactic of firing from dense urban neighborhoods with the hope of inviting a politically useful military response.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Pachuca Journal: New Model for the Mentally Ill
QUOTE: mental health advocates call a "revolution in care," were made after reports about filthy and unsafe conditions in Mexican hospitals were exposed by a human rights group...
New York Times May 11, 2001 Judge Clears Obstacles to Pay Slaves of the Nazis
QUOTE: A federal judge dismissed lawsuits yesterday that had blocked payments from a $5 billion German fund set up last summer to pay reparations to a million or more people forced into slave labor during the Nazi regime.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Myanmar's Incorrigible Leaders
QUOTE: A few months ago it looked as if the military junta in Myanmar might ease its repressive rule slightly. The regime was talking with the country's courageous pro-democracy leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, and there even seemed to be a possibility that she would be liberated from the prolonged house arrest the government has enforced. But those hopes have all but vanished.
New York Times May 11, 2001 Junk Science, Junk Evidence
QUOTE: Unsound techniques survive because forensic science has been woven into the culture of prosecution and insulated from routine quality assurance standards...
New York Times May 10, 2001 Smithsonian Is Promised $38 Million, With Strings
New York Times May 10, 2001 U. of Virginia Hit By Scandal Over Cheating
QUOTE: Some 122 students stand accused of cheating on term papers in a popular introductory physics class, with as many as half of them expected to face the only penalty available for cheating here: expulsion or loss of degrees
New York Times May 07, 2001 White House Debates Fate of Pollution-Control Suits
New York Times May 07, 2001 News Analysis: New Report Offers No Easy Way Out in Mideast
QUOTE: the report by the committee led by former United States Senator George J. Mitchell....recommends that Israelis freeze settlements and Palestinians crack down on terrorism and that both sides halt violence unconditionally.
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