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Incoming New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Jill Abramson The back-story on the Times’ new executive editor

In 2010, New York Times Executive Editor Bill Keller told New York Magazine, “If I got hit by a falling safe, I have no doubt Jill [Abramson] could step in…

June 2, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT

Keller Steps Down; Abramson Named Executive Editor of 'The New York Times' Bill Keller will become a full-time writer at paper

Jill Abramson will succeed Bill Keller as executive editor of the New York Times, the paper announced on Thursday. Abramson, a former investigative reporter and Washington bureau chief who has…

June 2, 2011, 10:47 AM EDT

How Many Reporters Does It Take to Cover Sarah Palin? Media in 'Amazing Race' to cover former vp candidate’s bus tour

Nico Hines and Matt Spence, two Washington-based reporters from the Times of London, were “flying north up I-95” on Tuesday afternoon, desperately trying to hold their position immediately behind Sarah…

June 1, 2011, 6:26 AM EDT

Gawker to Host Private Screening of 'Times' Documentary 'Page One' Film casts blog company as paper's antagonist

On the eve of the June 17 release of Page One, Andrew Rossi’s documentary about The New York Times’ ongoing wrestling match with new media, Gawker Media and Magnolia Pictures…

May 27, 2011, 12:25 PM EDT

Pulitzer-Prize Winning Cartoonist Joining Daily Kos Mark Fiore's animated videos will appear each Thursday

Pulitzer-prize winning cartoonist Mark Fiore is now a regular contributor at progressive political blog Daily Kos, Markos Moulitsas, the website’s founder and publisher, announced Tuesday. Fiore’s animated videos have appeared on the…

May 24, 2011, 2:00 PM EDT

Bloomberg View Launches New opinion site is part of Bloomberg.com redesign

Bloomberg View, the new opinion section of Bloomberg News, will launch on Wednesday, a company spokesperson told Adweek.  “Columns will start appearing overnight on Tuesday night” at Bloomberg.com/view, the spokesperson said,…

May 24, 2011, 10:51 AM EDT

The Bill Keller Trap Editor of the New York Times drops another doozy of a column

Bill Keller, the editor of The New York Times, is a Luddite. “I don’t think I’m a Luddite,” he writes in this coming Sunday’s Times Magazine, but he is. In…

May 18, 2011, 3:48 PM EDT

HuffPo Hires Two New Editors CBSNews.com’s Neil Katz named executive news editor

CBSNews.com executive editor Neil Katz has been named executive news editor at the Huffington Post, and Lori Leibovich, a longtime lifestyle editor and writer, has been named women’s editor, according…

May 16, 2011, 9:37 AM EDT

Deborah Solomon's Last Supper Writers ousted from 'Times Magazine' commiserated at dinners

Hugo Lindgren has made a lot of changes as editor of the New York Times Magazine. Before relaunching it in March, he disposed of high-profile columnists Deborah Solomon (“Questions for .…

May 10, 2011, 6:26 AM EDT

The Best Media Writer at the NYT But can Virginia Heffernan keep her voice?

New York Times columnist Virginia Heffernan, by some chattering class estimates the best media writer at the paper, has a brain many brainy men have fallen in love with—sometimes to…

May 9, 2011, 6:29 AM EDT