The New York Times
The New York Times (nicknamed NYT and the Gray Lady) is an American daily newspaper based in New York City with a worldwide readership. It was founded in 1851 by Henry Jarvis Raymond and George Jones, and was initially published by Raymond, Jones & Company. The Times has won 132 Pulitzer Prizes, the most of any newspaper, and has long been regarded as a national "newspaper of record". It is ranked 18th in the world by circulation and 3rd in the U.S.
|All the News That's Fit to Print|
|Owner(s)||The New York Times Company|
|Publisher||A. G. Sulzberger|
|Staff writers||2,000 news staff (2022)|
|Founded||September 18, 1851 (as New-York Daily Times)|
|Headquarters||The New York Times Building, 620 Eighth Avenue|
New York City, U.S.
(as of May 2022)
|Sister newspapers||International Herald Tribune (1967–2013)|
The New York Times International Edition (1943–1967; 2013–currently)
The paper is owned by the New York Times Company, which is publicly traded. It has been governed by the Sulzberger family since 1896, through a dual-class share structure after its shares became publicly traded. A. G. Sulzberger, the paper's publisher and the company's chairman, is the fifth generation of the family to head the paper.
Since the mid-1970s, The New York Times has expanded its layout and organization, adding special weekly sections on various topics supplementing the regular news, editorials, sports, and features. Since 2008, the Times has been organized into the following sections: News, Editorials/Opinions-Columns/Op-Ed, New York (metropolitan), Business, Sports, Arts, Science, Styles, Home, Travel, and other features. On Sundays, the Times is supplemented by the Sunday Review (formerly the Week in Review), The New York Times Book Review, The New York Times Magazine, and T: The New York Times Style Magazine. The editorial pages of The New York Times are typically liberal in their positions.