Boston Globe union votes against pay, benefit cuts

Monday, June 8, 2009 | 10:28 p.m. CDT; updated 8:33 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, June 9, 2009

BOSTON — The Boston Globe said Monday it will impose a steeper 23 percent wage cut in the wake of its largest union narrowly rejecting $10 million in annual pay and benefit concessions that the newspaper's parent, The New York Times Co., said were needed to keep the paper from shutting down.