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CNN cancels Eliot Spitzer show
CNN/Cable News Network (@CNN ) pulled the plug on In the Arena , the ensemble format show hosted by Eliot Spitzer . Following its cancellation, several weekday programs will shift time slots beginning August 8: The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer will run from 4pm to 6pm ET; John King, USA will air at 6pm ET; Erin Burnett ‘s yet-to-be-titled show will broadcast at 7pm ET; Anderson Cooper 360 (@ac360 ) will air at 8pm ET and rebroadcast at 10pm ET; and Piers Morgan Tonight ( @PiersTonight ) will broadcast at 9pm ET. To find out more, contact 404-827-1500.
HuffPo UK debuts
The Huffington Post launched an international edition of its news and current affairs website: The Huffington Post UK . Based in London, the outlet offers breaking news, blogging and media commentary of interest to UK readers. Topics discussed include politics, business, entertainment, sports, religion, food, health, literature and technology. The site is led by editor in chief Carla Buzasi . The Huffington Post UK is available on Twitter at @HuffPostUK. To find out more, contact +44 (207) 092 2000.
WaPo announces staff changes
The Washington Post ( @washingtonpost ) named Claudia Townsend editor for health, science and environment on the national desk. She most recently served as the director of newsroom operations and has been on staff since 1981. Also at the paper, Dan Balz (@danbalz) was promoted from chief political writer to chief correspondent. He has worked for the publication since 1978 and previously held positions such as national editor, political editor and Southwest correspondent. To learn more, contact 202-334-6000.
New hire at People Style Watch
People Style Watch brought on Christa Lee as an editorial assistant. She most recently worked as a freelance beauty assistant for Glamour. Lee’s hiring comes on the heels of other staff changes at the title, as previously reported by the Navigator. People Style Watch can be followed on Twitter at @StyleWatchMag. Contact 212-522-7700 for additional details.
The Advocate appoints exec editor
Diane Anderson-Minshall was named executive editor of The Advocate. She previously served as editor in chief of Curve. Other outlets she has contributed to include People, The New York Times, USA Today and E! Online. The Advocate is available on Twitter at @TheAdvocateMag . Contact 310-943-5858 to learn more.
Cohen lands at Conde Nast Traveler
Billie Cohen will start as website editor for Conde Nast Traveler on July 11. She recently left Time Out New York, where she was the deputy features editor. Prior to that, she was a contributing columnist for The New York Times. To learn more, call 212-286-2860.
Dow Jones editor moves to LA Times
Joe Bel Bruno will join the Los Angeles Times as financial markets editor on July 11. He will be based in New York bureau until August, when he will relocate to Los Angeles. Bel Bruno most recently served as a news editor for the U.S. stock market team at Dow Jones Newswires . He also previously worked for the Associated Press . The Los Angeles Times is available on Twitter at @latimes and Bel Bruno can be followed at @joebelbruno . Contact 212-448-2839 for further information.
Changes at WSJ
Bryan Gruley, Chicago bureau chief for The Wall Street Journal, is set to leave the paper in early fall. He has been with the Journal since September 1995, working in both the Washington, D.C. and Chicago offices. He will be replaced by Jason Dean, current deputy bureau chief at the Beijing bureau. Additionally, North American mining, steel and aluminum reporter Robert Guy Matthews has left the paper. He reported from the Pittsburgh bureau. For more information, call 212-416-2000.
Tech correspondent returns to National Journal
National Journal welcomed back Sara Jerome as a staff correspondent covering technology policy. Most recently, she was a technology policy reporter at The Hill and blogged for Hillicon Valley. She served her first stint at National Journal as a reporter and wrote for the Tech Daily Dose blog. Jerome can be followed on Twitter at @sarmje. Contact 202-739-8400 for further information.
New publisher at Mashable
Sharon Feder has been promoted from managing editor to publisher at Mashable . While at the blog, she has also worked as a features editor and assistant editor. Follow Mashable on Twitter at @mashable and Feder at @sharonfeder . For further information, visit www.mashable.com.
Editor promoted at Health
Frances Largeman-Roth was upped to food and nutrition director at Health. She previously served as senior food and nutrition editor since February 2007. Prior to joining the publication in April 2004, she was the managing editor for FoodFit.com. Health is available on Twitter at @goodhealth and Largeman-Roth can be followed at @feedthebelly. Contact 212-522-9400 for additional details.
Stacey named deputy editor at Shape
Michelle Stacey has been named deputy editor at Shape. She was previously acting executive editor for Whole Living. Prior to that, she was deputy editor and editor at large for Cosmopolitan. Stacey replaces Janet Lee. Follow Stacey on Twitter at @MichelleStacey2 and Shape at @Shape_Magazine. To learn more, call 212-545-4800.
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