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Author initials for article in German newspapers

In the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, I see abbreviations like Sarkozy gibt Kandidatur für UMP-Vorsitz bekannt mic. PARIS, 19. September. Der frühere französische Präsident Nicolas Sarkozy ...
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Using “nen” instead of “einen”

Would one sound like a native German speaker saying "nen" instead of "einen" or is there another special point behind it? Does it have colloquial usage only?