Philadelphia Daily Newspapers Move Closer to Strike The contract negotiations involve workers at the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Daily News, and Philly.com.
Potential Third Bidder Emerges In Inquirer Ownership FeudThe feuding owners fighting for control of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News now know more about a potential third bidder, the Newspaper Guild. It represents reporters, photographers and others.
Philadelphia Papers Moving Forward With Layoffs, 21 Take Buy-Out OfferPhiladelphia's newspapers are going ahead with their plan to cut the staff by ten percent. The company told the newspaper guild that 21 people took the buy-out offer by yesterday's deadline, but it still wants to lay off 19 staffers.
21 Accept Buyouts at Inquirer and Daily News; 19 More Workers To Be Laid OffMeanwhile, the union that represents workers at Philadelphia's two major daily newspapers is challenging the layoffs.