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The New York Times

The New York Times
The front page of The New York Times
on July 29, 1914, announcing Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia
Newspaper information
NameThe New York Times
TypeDaily newspaper
OwnerThe New York Times Company
FounderHenry Jarvis Raymond
George Jones
PublisherArthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr.
EditorJill Abramson
Managing editorsDean Baquet
John M. Geddes
News editorRichard L. Berke
Opinion editorAndrew Rosenthal
Sports editorTom Jolly
Photo editorMichele McNally
Staff writers1,150 news department staff
HeadquartersThe New York Times Building
620 Eighth Avenue
Manhattan, New York
Circulation876,638 daily
1,352,358 Sunday

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'The New York Times' is an American daily newspaper founded and continuously published in New York City since 1851. The New York Times has won 106 Pulitzer Prizes, the most of any news organization. Its website is the most popular American online newspaper website, receiving more than 30 million unique visitors per month.

Although the print version of the paper remains both the largest local metropolitan newspaper in the United States, as well the third largest newspaper overall, behind The Wall Street Journal and USA Today, its weekday circulation has fallen since 1990 (not unlike other newspapers) to fewer than one million copies daily, for the first time since the 1980s. Nicknamed "the Gray Lady", and long regarded within the industry as a national "newspaper of record", The New York Times is owned by The New York Times Company, which also publishes 18 other newspapers including the International Herald Tribune and The Boston Globe. The company's chairman is Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr., whose family has controlled the paper since 1896.

The paper's motto, printed in the upper left-hand corner of the front page, is "All the News That's Fit to Print." It is organized into sections: News, Opinions, Business, Arts, Science, Sports, Style, Home, and Features. The New York Times stayed with the eight-column format for several years after most papers switched to six columns, and it was one of the last newspapers to adopt color photography.

Access to the newspaper's online content is through a metered paywall. Frequent users (over 20 articles per month) have to purchase digital subscriptions, but access remains free for light users. There are apps to access content for various mobile devices, such as Android devices and the iPhone.

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