Associated Press names U.S. news leadership team

The following excerpt memo was sent to staff by The Associated Press U.S. news director Josh Hoffner, VP and head of global news production Derl McCrudden, and assistant managing editor for photos David Ake: We are thrilled to announce the appointment of seven talented and experienced journalists to lead the new U.S. News team in a variety of […]

Talking Biz News Today – Oct. 5, 2022

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Musk says he wants Twitter again and will pay $44B price, by Tom Krisher, Matt O’Brien, Randall Chase and Barbara Ortutay Can Biden save democracy one US factory job at a time?, by Josh Boak CNN America’s national debt has now surpassed $31 trillion, by […]

FT’s Sifted promotes Bailey to head of content

Steph Bailey has been appointed head of content at Sifted, a Financial Times-backed publication covering European startups. Recently, Bailey served as a content editor. She joined Sifted in April 2021 as a freelancer and became part of the staff full-time as a writer in September 2021. She also freelanced for The i Paper and BBC News. […]

Washington Post hires Insider’s DeChalus to cover Congress

Camila DeChalus will join The Washington Post as a congressional reporter. DeChalus begins on Oct. 10. Recently, she was a senior D.C. politics reporter at Insider, where she covered national politics, campaigns, and Congress. Before that, she was a homeland security and immigration reporter at CQ Roll Call. She reported on breaking news, politics, business, and […]

Financial Times appoints Miller Ukraine correspondent

Christopher Miller has joined the Financial Times as Ukraine correspondent. Recently, Miller was a world and national security reporter at Politico. Miller spent years working as a foreign correspondent reporting from Ukraine and around Eastern Europe. Previously, he reported for BuzzFeed News and served as Ukraine correspondent at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, based in Kyiv. […]

Vaswani joins DealStreetAsia to cover private equity

DealStreetAsia has hired Simran Vaswani as a reporter to cover private equity across Asia, based in Hong Kong. Recently, Vaswani was an intern at Bloomberg. Before that, she interned at Forbes and CNN, where she assisted the news gathering desk with international news stories for digital and TV and covered breaking and developing news. Vaswani […]

Khalili departs TechRadar Pro for Wired

Joel Khalili will join Wired to cover cryptocurrency, web3 and financial technology. Khalili begins on Oct. 18. Recently, he was a news and features editor at TechRadar Pro, where he covered cybersecurity, data privacy, cloud, artificial intelligence, blockchain, internet infrastructure, 5G, data storage and computing. Before that, he was a staff writer at TechRadar Pro […]

Sharma joins The Athletic as an associate editor

Ambika Sharma has joined The Athletic as an associate editor, NHL. Recently, Sharma was a content editor for Backdesk at The Globe and Mail. She was a radio digital production assistant at CBC/Radio-Canada and worked freelance for The Hockey News, where she also interned. She was a fact checker for the Ryerson Review of Journalism […]

Houston Chronicle appoints Ray-Hart projects and innovation editor

Jordan Ray-Hart, an engagement editor at The Houston Chronicle, has taken over the role of projects and innovation editor. Ray-Hart joined the Chronicle in 2018 as a web producer. Before that, he was at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, where he worked as an audience growth editor and regional growth producer. He was a web producer […]

Philly Inquirer hires Bloch as a national reporter

Emily Bloch has joined The Philadelphia Inquirer as a national reporter with a focus on youth, internet and local culture. Recently, Bloch was an education reporter at the Florida Times-Union. She is a contributor at Teen Vogue, where she covers news and politics. She was an associate editor at Flamingo, Florida’s statewide lifestyle magazine and […]