John Foley, former L.A. Times deputy managing editor and ‘a fine, fine journalist,’ dies at 94

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In the 1980s, with politics swirling in the country and in newsrooms, John Foley maintained a pristine image as an exceptional newsman at the Los Angeles Times.

He was deputy managing editor of the newspaper, but he cared much less about titles than about guiding reporters to tell deep, thoughtful…