Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Hearst's Houston Chronicle cutting 12 pct of staff

The Houston Chronicle is laying off about 12 percent of its work force.

In a story posted Tuesday on the Chronicle's Web site, Publisher Jack Sweeney blamed the cuts on the troubles of the newspaper industry, though he noted that all kinds of companies are being forced to slash expenses.

Sweeney did not specify how many jobs are to be cut or what departments they serve.

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