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Bankruptcy Plan for Tribune Collapses

So much for the hope of a relatively quick and painless exit from bankruptcy for Tribune Co. A reorganization plan that would have turned over control of the Chicago-based media conglomerate to lenders including JP Morgan Chase & Co. has reportedly fallen apart after an independent examiner's report led various creditors to reassess the strength of their claims.

Why NPR cutbacks hurt all of us

When National Public Radio cuts staff, as it did Wednesday in announcing that it is cutting 7% of its work force, it's bad for everyone. Or at least...