Turner Cuts Nearly 1,500 Jobs and Goes Looking for Younger Viewers

CNN headquarters in Atlanta Photograph by David Goldman/AP Photo

Fending off Rupert Murdoch may have been the easy bit for Time Warner. The company in which HBO gets all the love has plenty of challenged cable properties, from CNN and TNT to TruTV. One step in rejuvenating those brands involves a staff cut of 10 percent—about 1,475 jobs—at Time Warner’s Turner Broadcasting unit.

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