News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch is No. 24 on Forbes' new list of the 70 most powerful people in the world. New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson is No. 64. The blurb for Abramson reads, "Bloggers come, bloggers go, but the Gray Lady, run for the first time by a lady, still sets the terms of the global debate." The overall prestige of news leaders seems to be falling, though.
Forbes' Most Powerful People: Rupert Murdoch, Jill Abramson Make The Cut