Baquet was a dynamic editor of the Los Angeles Times before resigning amid the wreckage of tribune Co. budget cuts.
All of the above will surprise no one following the agony tribune is living through.
The tribune was surrounded by a squadron of hussars of the National Guard.
late 14c., title of an official in ancient Rome, from Latin tribunus "magistrate" (specifically one of the officers appointed to protect the rights and interests of the plebeians from the patricians), originally "head of a tribe," from tribus (see tribe). The meaning "raised platform" is 1762, from Italian, from Latin tribunal "platform for the seats of magistrates in ancient Rome."