Newsweek hires Brar as China news reporter

Aadil Brar will join Newsweek as a China news reporter based in Taipei. Since January 2023, he has been a visiting scholar at National Chengchi University in Taiwan. Brar also freelanced and was a digital journalist/China editor at BBC News. Brar has a B.A. from the University of British Columbia and an MSc. from SOAS […]

Virginia journalist Alblas departs Daily Progress

Richard Alblas, a special sections editor at The Daily Progress, a newspaper in Charlottesville, Va., is set to depart. He wrote on X/Twitter: “After seven years and five months, this week will be my last at The Daily Progress. I’m very excited about what’s next (more to come on that later), but can’t help but […]

ABC’s Gearin to depart after 30 years

Mary Gearin, presenter and senior reporter at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), is set to depart. She wrote on X/Twitter: “This Saturday night’s ABC News bulletin will be my last. After 30 years on and off at the ABC, I’m calling time. Like many people, I’ve been looking at life in a new way since […]

Post-Gazette copy editor Moss departs

Jon Moss, a copy editor and reporter at The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, has left. The Pittsburgh Union Progress, the publication of the striking workers at the Post-Gazette, wrote on X/Twitter: “With love and the highest regards, the PUP staff says goodbye to co-editor Jon Moss as he, alas, leaves Pittsburgh for Syracuse.” Moss joined in June […]

Scripps News appoints Nguyen anchor

Chris Nguyen has joined Scripps News as an anchor. Commenting on his new role, he said: “I’m humbled by the opportunity to continue my career with such a bold and forward-thinking news organization. It’s a privilege to serve as a journalist, and I’m committed to earning the trust of our viewers as I embark on […]

Washington Post tapes Bogage to be Congress economics correspondent

Washington Post business reporter Jacob Bogage is now the paper’s Congressional economics correspondent, covering how the economy is regulated. He has been writing about business and technology for The Post, where he’s worked since 2015. He’s previously covered the automotive and manufacturing industries and wrote for the Sports section. He has previously reported for the Columbia Missourian, […]

Mahal departs Business Insider for the AP

  Pavan Mahal, an audience editor at Business Insider, has left to join The Associated Press as digital manager for curation and engagement. Mahal joined Insider in June 2019 as a social media fellow. She also served as an associate distribution producer and distribution producer. She also curated the homepage for,, and the […]

WSJ Washington biz editor Corrigan departing

John Corrigan, who has been the Washington business editor for The Wall Street Journal since 2018, is leaving the paper. Corrigan is moving to the Los Angeles area to work on a book project. Corrigan was the Journal’s China business editor from 2016 to 2018.  He was part of the team that produced its China […]

Nover departing Quartz for Slate

Quartz tech reporter Scott Nover is leaving the website to cover media and technology for Slate. He has been at Quartz since May 2021. Previously, Nover was a platforms reporter at Adweek. He was also a freelance magazine writer at The Washington Post. He has also worked as an editorial fellow, AtlanticLIVE and a freelance reporter at The Atlantic. […]

Houston Chronicle appoints Scott editor

The Houston Chronicle has appointed Kelly Ann Scott editor. She will begin on Oct. 23. Commenting on her new role, she said: “I’m honored to be joining this talented team of journalists at the Houston Chronicle. I can’t wait to build on their legacy of deep, meaningful journalism and to innovate toward our future. “This is […]