The New York Times Replaces Abramson as Executive Editor
Posted: 5/14/2014 | By: Ravi Somaiya | New York Times
Abramson, the executive editor of The New York Times, is unexpectedly
leaving the position and will be replaced by Dean Baquet, the managing
editor of the newspaper, the company said Wednesday.
Abramson, 60, a former investigative correspondent and Washington
editor who was appointed to lead the newsroom in 2011, was the first
woman to serve in the top job.