Dr. Soon-Shiong and His New ‘Patient,’ the L.A. Times: Will His Rx Be ‘Local?’

by Tom Grubisich
What biotech billionaire and philanthropist Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong will do with his hometown newspaper, the Los Angeles Times, which he has agreed to purchase (with the San Diego Union Tribune) for $500 million, is a big unknown, perhaps even to him. His message to the staff of the Times certainly had to soothe rattled nerves: “I will work to ensure that you have the tools ...Read the full article