CNN lays off hundreds of staffers after business review − read the memo

CNN laid off hundreds of employees across the company Thursday, the culmination of a six-month business review from new CEO Chris Licht.

Hundreds of CNN employees were notified of layoffs Thursday as part of CEO Chris Licht's efforts to transform the cable news network.CNN had about 4,400 employees. The layoffs affected hundreds of st… [+4944 chars]

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CNN begins layoffs in what CEO says will be a 'gut punch' to the network

CNN on Wednesday informed employees that layoffs had commenced, a move that is expected to impact hundreds of staffers at the global news network and mark the deepest cuts to the organization in years.

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