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Mashable Announces Layoffs, Scraps World News and Politics Coverage (2016-04-07): Mashable has announced layoffs. Most of the layoffs are editorial jobs covering general news and politics.
Meredith Corporation to Cease Publishing More Magazine (2016-03-11): Meredith Corporation has announced plans to cease publishing More magazine. The April 2016 issue will be the last.
Dr. Dobb's to Cease Publishing (2014-12-29): Dr. Dobb's will cease publishing content on drdobbs.com at the end of 2014
USA Today to Cease Publishing USA Weekend (2014-12-09): USA Today has announced it is going to end publication of USA Weekend
NBCUniversal Shutters Daily Candy (2014-04-05): NBCUniversal has shuttered the Daily Candy shopping newsletter and website.
The Star-Ledger Cuts 167 Jobs, Including 40 Newsroom Jobs (2014-04-03): The Star-Ledge cut 167 jobs, including 40 out of 156 newsroom positions.
Bauer Media to Suspend Publication of More Magazine (2013-04-22): Bauer Consumer Media has announced it is suspending publication of More! magazine.
Reader's Digest Files for Bankruptcy Protection for Second Time in Four Years (2013-03-03): The parent company of Reader's Digest, RDA Holding Co.
Martha Stewart to Cease Publishing Whole Living Magazine (2012-12-15): Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has announced plans to stop publishing Whole Living magazine.
News Corp. to Cease Publication of The Daily (2012-12-03): AllThings D is reporting that News Corp.
Newsweek to Go All Digital in 2013. Print Edition Ends Dec. 31 (2012-10-22): Newsweek will go all digital in 2013.
The Daily Reduces Staff By One Third (2012-08-06): The Daily is a digital iPad newspaper published by News Corp.
Chicago Tribune to Cut 20 Jobs, Outsource Some Local Suburban News Coverage (2012-04-24): The Chicago Tribune announced that it has made an investment in Journatic, LLC, a local content provider.
Philadelphia Media Network to Cut 37 Newsroom Jobs (2012-02-18): The Philadelphia Media Network Inc.
World of Warcraft Magazine Ceases Publication (2011-09-20): Future US and Blizzard Entertainment have ceased publication of World of Warcraft Magazine after five issues.
New York Press Folds, Lives on as Part of Our Town Downtown (2011-08-31): Manhattan Media has ceased publication of the New York Press, an alternative newspaper.
Dallas Morning News Ceases Publication of Quick (2011-08-19): The Dallas Morning News has ceased publication of Quick, a free entertainment tabloid.
Hearst UK to Cease Publishing Cosmopolitan Bride and She Magazines (2011-08-08): The Guardian is reporting that Hearst Magazines UK is shuttering Cosmopolitan Bride and She.
Schofield Media Group Shutting Down (2011-08-03): Trade publisher Schofield Media Group LLC is closing down.
Gannett Cuts 700 Jobs (2011-06-23): Gannett is cutting 700 newspaper division employees according to a memo from Gannett US Community Publishing division president Bob Dickey to newspaper employees.