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Entries by Michael Calderone from 09/2011

Washington Post Closing Several Regional Bureaus

Posted 09.01.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- The Washington Post will soon close all the paper’s regional bureaus except for those in Annapolis and Virginia, in a move its managemen...

Jill Abramson Shakes Up New York Times Masthead On Day One

Posted 09.06.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Jill Abramson didn't waste much time on her first day as New York Times executive editor before shaking up the place. In a Tuesday memo...

9/11 Media Coverage Brings Iraq, Afghanistan Wars Back Home

Posted 09.09.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Afghanistan and Iraq aren't hot-button campaign issues anymore. The price tags of the two wars, in the trillions, gets less attention tha...

Boston Globe Launches Pay Site: BostonGlobe.com

Posted 09.12.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- The Boston Globe unveiled a two-pronged strategy Monday to help keep the 139-year-old newspaper afloat amid industry-wide advertising and ...

Glenn Beck: New Web Network GBTV Has To 'Be Bigger Than Me'

Posted 09.14.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- ESPN fans are likely to tune into the sports network each day without knowing what those four letters stand for. Glenn Beck says he wouldn...

Reuters Raises Profile With Marquee Hires, Editor Aims To Become 'Best In The World'

Posted 09.16.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- What is Reuters? Forty-two percent of Americans polled in May correctly identified Reuters as a global news agency. However, 22 percent ha...

Washington Post CEO On Facebook Partnership: The Future Of News Sites Includes 'Social Element'

Posted 09.22.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- For the past few months, Washington Post CEO Don Graham tried out a beta version of the newspaper’s Social Reader, one of several news a...

Rush Limbaugh On Gary Johnson Joke: 'Guess I've Become Show Prep For The GOP Debates'

Posted 09.22.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson brought down the house at Thursday night's Fox News/ Google debate when he joked about how his "next-d...

AP Investigates NYPD Spying On Muslims Amid Tabloid Swipes, Scant NYC Media Follow-up

Posted 09.23.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- For several weeks, the Associated Press has reported extensively on the New York Police Department’s secret surveillance of Muslim neigh...

Salon CEO Calls For 'American Spring' With Site's Relaunch

Posted 09.27.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- David Talbot has seen Salon go through several iterations since founding the site in 1995. He was Salon’s editor-in-chief for a decade a...

James Rubin Leaves Bloomberg View Opinion Section

Posted 09.27.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- James Rubin left his position co-running Bloomberg View on Monday, just five months after Bloomberg News launched the opinion section aim...

NPR Staffers Kept 'In The Dark' As Long CEO Search Continues UPDATE

Posted 09.30.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- It's been over six months since NPR's board of directors ousted CEO Vivian Schiller, following a hidden-camera scandal involving an NPR fu...