New York Times will cut 100 jobs

NEW YORK, N.Y. (WIVB) –The New York Times today announced it will slash nearly 100 newsroom jobs along with positions in its editorial and business operations.

The paper will offer buyouts and will only resort to layoffs if they don’t have enough people leave voluntarily.

New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr. also reported that NYT Opinion, a mobile app, will also be shutdown.

Reductions are being made to sustain the paper’s long term profits.

The 100 positions comprise about 7.5 percent of the newsroom staff. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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