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Rebekah Brooks, Former British Tabloid Executive, Exploring Work in U.S. — Rebekah Brooks, a former editor of Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid newspapers who became an executive before resigning and standing trial in the phone hacking scandal, is in New York and has been meeting people at News Corporation to explore her next professional moves, the company and people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Bloomberg Hires Joseph Weisenthal, Business Insider’s Executive Editor — Joseph Weisenthal, the executive editor of the finance and technology news site Business Insider, will join Bloomberg to build a markets and finance news site and host a television show on the topic, the company said Tuesday.

Politico Hires Boston Globe Editorial Page Editor — Peter Canellos, a seasoned political journalist who most recently was the editorial page editor of The Boston Globe, will become the executive editor of Politico, the site said Monday. In a note to the staff, Susan Glasser, Politico's editor - a role senior to executive editor in that organization - called Mr. Canellos "one of the true greats of American political journalism."

Fusion Hires Alexis Madrigal of to Bolster Tech Coverage — Alexis Madrigal, deputy editor of and a prominent online voice on technology and culture, will join the cable network Fusion as Silicon Valley bureau chief and the anchor of a television show. Mr. Madrigal, 32, will start Nov.

For journalists, reminder of risk in covering deadly epidemic — Originally published October 3, 2014 at 7:24 PM | Page modified October 4, 2014 at 12:16 AM John Moore / Getty Images Before John Moore, a photographer for Getty Images, goes into a hospital in Liberia for patients suspected of having Ebola or accompanies a burial team into a house, he suits up.

For Journalists, a Stark Reminder of the Risk in Covering a Deadly Epidemic — Before John Moore, a photographer for Getty Images, goes into a hospital in Liberia for patients suspected of having Ebola, or enters the house of a victim with a burial team, he suits up. He puts on anti-contamination coveralls, and two sets of gloves.

New York Times Plans to Eliminate 100 Jobs in the Newsroom — The New York Times plans to eliminate about 100 newsroom jobs, as well as a smaller number of positions from its editorial and business operations, offering buyouts and resorting to layoffs if enough people do not leave voluntarily, the newspaper announced on Wednesday.

Piers Morgan to Become Editor at Large for Daily Mail Website — Piers Morgan, the British tabloid editor who replaced Larry King on CNN only to have his show canceled three years later, will join the American website of The Daily Mail as an editor at large, the newspaper said Tuesday.

New Yorker’s Magazine Covers Shift From Polite to Provocative — As scandals engulfed the National Football League, The New Yorker magazine's cover that appeared on newsstands last week showed a player being chased down the field by police officers. During the height of the demonstrations in Ferguson, Mo., last month, its cover depicted protesters with their hands raised, illuminated by the harsh glare of floodlights.

New York Times promotes editors in change of leadership structure — The executive editor of The New York Times announced broad changes to the newspaper's leadership Wednesday, replacing titles that had been used for decades and promoting several senior editors.
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Oct 25, 2014

RT @tomgara: A man congratulated Mindy Kaling for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, noted her recovery from being shot by Taliban

Oct 24, 2014

RT @RianVDM: Very interesting ode to WordPerfect (yes, really) and what makes a good writing tool: "Escape From Microsoft Word" -…

Oct 24, 2014

RT @nytimes: Who, if anyone, actually lives in the multimillion-dollar condominiums being built across Manhattan?

Oct 24, 2014

@michaelroston @DwightGarner I would totally contribute to a Times Insider thing on urine testing.

Oct 24, 2014

Ebola is nowhere near the most immediately scary/infectious/disgusting thing in NYC:…

Oct 24, 2014

RT @gabrielsnyder: Whoever thought of turning CAPTCHAs into ads is an evil genius

Oct 24, 2014

@helytimes Ball-shaped. A bit like rounded gnocchi. Clearly.

Oct 24, 2014

@mikiebarb Surely it's because they're surrounded by highly infectious fluids, and patients emitting them? Big difference in context.

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