Updated below with Tribune clarifying it's not really an auction, reactions from top Los Angeles Times journalists and potential buyer Austin Beutner. Additional reporting by Hillel Aron.
CNBC is reporting that Tribune Co. has hired investment bankers to sell off its newspaper unit, which includes ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with new details from the LAPD. First posted at 5:44 p.m. Thursday.
A chiropractor found dead at his Venice Boulevard office was the brother of Los Angeles Times media critic James Rainey, the paper reports: It identified the victim as 52-year-old Robert Rainey.
The LAPD coul ... More >>
Barberi at the GatesMan, James Rainey sure gives it to Fox TV 11's party-girl anchor Jillian Warry/Barberie/Reynolds in today's L.A. Times. Reynolds began at Channel 11 in 1995 as a standard-issue weather hottie and has now transitioned into middle-aged MILF-dom. (Remarried in 2006, she only retains ... More >>
After James Rainey attacked my form of aggressive journalism in the Los Angeles Times on June 19, a wave of people jumped to my defense. Tim Cavanaugh, a former Web opinion page editor at the Los Angeles Times, took it a step further by asking an online editor there, Paul Thornton, to invite me to w ... More >>
Here's the letter I sent out early this morning to friends and colleagues about the attack column published in the LA Times today and written by James Rainey. On the following page, you'll see some of the support I've received today from writers and others. I've emailed this letter to James Rainey a ... More >>