MEXICO CITY— Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor told The Associated Press on Tuesday as the writer's compatriots held a musical tribute to him in his native Colombia. Garcia Marquez died at his Mexico City home on April 17.» Read More
NEW YORK— U.S. newspaper industry revenue fell last year, as increases in circulation revenue weren't high enough to make up for shrinking demand for print advertising, an industry trade group said Friday. The Newspaper Association of America said revenue fell 2.6 percent to $37.6 billion in 2013..
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast— Five Ivory Coast newspapers whose publications have been temporarily suspended are denouncing the measure. Most of the newspapers were suspended for mocking President Alassane Ouattara or referring to him as a dictator. The National Press Council, acting on a government complaint, banned the papers for several issues.
NEW YORK— Random House says it plans to publish a young adult adaption of Laura Hillenbrand's best-selling survival saga "Unbroken." Barbara Marcus, president and publisher of Random House Children's Books, said Thursday the adaption will be published on Nov. 11, Veterans' Day in the U.S., with a first printing of 200,000 copies.
NEW YORK April 16- Los Angeles residents who still pass a newsstand on their way to work on Wednesday will find an unusual sight there: a new daily print newspaper.
NEW YORK, April 15- Apple Inc on Tuesday lost an attempt to dismiss lawsuits by state attorneys general accusing it of conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices. Following a non-jury trial, Cote in July found that Apple from 2009 to 2010 conspired with the publishers to raise e-book prices and impede competitors such as Amazon.com Inc..
LOS ANGELES— Aaron Kushner believes he can launch and grow a print newspaper in a world gone digital. The former greeting card executive is trying to turn the Orange County Register into a media giant in southern California, largely driven by paper and ink.
A deal calling for pension cuts with groups representing former city employees could come as early as Tuesday, the Detroit Free Press said on its website. "The two sides have made significant progress in mediation talks...," the Detroit Free Press said.
The Guardian US and Washington Post were awarded the Pulitzer prize for coverage of secret surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency.
Archie Comics will kill its eponymous hero in an upcoming issue of the "Life With Archie" series.
April 8- A six-year-old online news startup has agreed to buy the Anchorage Daily News, the largest daily newspaper in Alaska, from the McClatchy Co for $34 million, the two companies announced on Tuesday. Alice Rogoff, publisher of the online-only Alaska Dispatch, said the deal was meant to serve Alaskans, many of whom still read a print newspaper.
Liberty Media has unloaded most of its stake in struggling bookseller Barnes & Noble. Investors shouldn't necessarily follow its lead.
Electronic trading isn't as bad as it seems but the SEC must make some changes now, says former SEC chief economist Larry Harris.
High-frequency traders can't front-run anyone, says algorithmic-trading specialist Rishi Narang. Here's why.
NEW YORK, April 1- American Lawyer publisher ALM Media, which was once controlled by Wall Street dealmaker Bruce Wasserstein, is exploring a sale that could fetch more than $500 million, people familiar with the matter said.
Ex-Galleon trader Turney Duff said they "knew somebody was stealing" from them but for Michael Lewis to call the market "rigged" isn't quite right.
BUENOS AIRES, March 30- Argentina is closing in on a deal to receive around $1 billion in loans from investment bank Goldman Sachs and is in talks with other international banks about similar deals, local newspaper Pagina/12 reported on Sunday.
The New York Times launched a new paid smartphone app. BuzzFeed tech editor Charlie Warzel, had a chance to play with the app. Revenue.com Chairman Merrill Brown, weighs in.
LONDON, March 26- Rupert Murdoch has brought eldest son Lachlan back into the leadership of his media empire and promoted younger son James, setting them up to succeed him when the 83- year-old tycoon finally steps down.
Customers of Amazon.com Inc and other e-book retailers on Tuesday began receiving notices of their shares of a $166 million settlement with five of the biggest book publishers, all accused of conspiring with Apple Inc to raise e-book prices.
Bashing people who work on Wall Street has become a sport in America but it really needs to stop, says former trader and author Turney Duff. Here's why.