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The New York Times
All the News That's Fit to Print
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Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) The New York Times Company
Founder(s)
  • Henry Jarvis Raymond
  • George Jones
Publisher A. G. Sulzberger
Founded September 18, 1851; 169 years ago (1851-09-18) (as New-York Daily Times)
Headquarters The New York Times Building, 620 Eighth Avenue
New York City, New York, U.S.
Country United States
Circulation
  • 571,500 daily
  • 1,087,500 Sunday
  • 2,900,000 digital-only
(as of May (Sunday) / November (daily) 2016 / (Digital-only) August 2018)
ISSN 0362-4331 (print)
1553-8095 (web)
OCLC number 1645522

The New York Times (NYT, also called the Times), is an American newspaper based in New York City. It is printed around the world. It is owned by The New York Times Company, which owns and makes 15 other newspapers.

The New York Times was first printed in 1851. Its motto is "All the news that's fit to print". The New York Times has a national list of bestselling books, in several categories.

As of 2010, only two United States newspapers were bought by more readers than the Times. These newspapers are the Wall Street Journal and USA Today.



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