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Lex Fenwick Out as CEO of Dow Jones

Less than two years after joining Dow Jones as CEO and publisher of The Wall Street Journal, Lex Fenwick is leaving the company.

It’s Official: AllThingsD Founders, Wall Street Journal Are Breaking Up

Dow Jones on Thursday confirmed reports that have been swirling for some time: the popular tech news site All Things Digital and The Wall Street Journal are divorcing.

WSJ Offers Buyouts to Staff

Buyouts have been offered to employees of The Wall Street Journal and DowJones Newswires, Romenesko reported, citing a tip from an anonymous Journal staffer.

MarketWatch Lays Off Staff

Add Dow Jones’ MarketWatch to the parade of media companies laying off staff lately.

News Corp. Names Outsider to Run Dow Jones

News Corp. named Bloomberg LP executive Lex Fenwick as its new CEO of The Wall Street Journal parent Dow Jones & Co., ending a search that began after Les Hinton left in July, a casualty of the phone-hacking scandal that’s embroiled the company in Britain.

Dow Jones Launches a Wordnik-Powered Financial Dictionary

Dow Jones-owned has launched a new tool to educate its readers about the world of personal finance—with help from online dictionary startup Wordnik.

Changes Coming to ‘Wall Street Journal’

The Wall Street Journal is about to get a new look, one that will bring more color to the traditionally staid business paper, and that could help it attract advertisers.

‘WSJ’ Gets Readers’ Opinions on Hacking

The Wall Street Journal might have underplayed the massive impact of the News Corp.

Dow Jones CEO Hinton Resigns

Dow Jones CEO Les Hinton is resigning from his position, becoming the latest (and first American) casualty of the News Corp. phone hacking scandal.

After Layoffs, ‘Pink Slip’ Virus Hits Dow Jones

Dow Jones has been battling the nasty “pink slip” computer virus all week. And its arrival just days after two dozen or so techs were laid off has led to speculation that the company was a victim of sabotage.