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New Hampshire
Editor, Front Page — Huffington Post
As seen in:  Huffington Post
Covers:  The Publishing Industry, Obituaries, New Media And Obituaries, Crime And Courts, New Media, Crime, Entertainment, Education, International News, National News

Journalist, obit writer, Internet bloodhound and social media maven

Jade Walker's Biography

Jade Walker is the overnight editor of The Huffington Post, and the former overnight editor of The New York Times, The Associated Press, Yahoo! News and Night Owl News. In her "spare time," she writes obits for The Blog of Death, produces The Written Word quote service and blogs for The New York City Writers Group, the Obituary Forum, Hooked From The First Page and Afterthoughts.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I began my journalism career as a reporter for my school newspaper. The following year, I was named editor-in-chief.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned to type on a typewriter. Yes, I'm that old.
Sep 02, 2014

4 hostages held by the Islamic State, including an US journalist who was recently executed, were waterboarded wapo.st/1tYKd3M

Sep 02, 2014

President Obama has authorized a State Department request for 350 additional troops in Iraq huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/02/oba…

Sep 02, 2014

New video attributed to Islamic State purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven J. Sotloff wapo.st/1uje5qT

Sep 02, 2014

"Anyone who gives you a cinnamon roll fresh from the oven is a friend for life." --Lemony Snicket

Sep 02, 2014

RT @billamend: I really need to stop trying to read the whole internet before bedtime.

Sep 02, 2014

Nearly 18 million homes in American have no food, an insufficient amount of food or a lack of healthful food buff.ly/W5GT9W

Sep 02, 2014

Donate to a fav. charity when you order something on Amazon at buff.ly/W5GMuV. I support the World Wildlife Fund (@World_Wildlife)

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