Morning report

* Boston Globe offers buyouts to 20 newsroom employees. (Boston Globe) | Detroit journalists get early retirement offers. (Crain’s)
* Newsweek Daily Beast loses support of Harman family. (New York Times)
* Newsday fires longtime reporter James Bernstein. (Long Island Business News)
* Aurelius Capital Management appeals judge’s confirmation of Tribune bankruptcy plan. (Chicago Tribune)
* Knight Foundation funds new projects for fact-checking and transparency. (Nieman Journalism Lab)
* Financial Times covers HSBC scandal while its CEO sits on the bank’s board. (CJR)
* Could Kickstarter be used to crowdfund journalism? (