LAT
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Top LA Times editors, newsroom guild call for 'frat boy' publisher to go

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LAT
ross-levinsohn-la-times.jpg

Top LA Times editors, newsroom guild call for 'frat boy' publisher to go

NPR reveals an alleged backstory on Ross Levinsohn that has the newsroom in a major uproar. It's especially painful for gay reporters.
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Barnes & Noble closes in Santa Monica

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LA Observed Notes: Joe Frank RIP, Tara Finestone upped at CBS LA, more newspaper turmoil

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