| Oct 3, 2011
The Morning Fix is a roundup of news headlines....
| Oct 28, 2011
A memo to the newsroom from Assistant Managing Editor Sallie Hofmeister and Arts & Entertainment Editor Craig Turner: Jim Rainey is taking on a new assignment, applying his formidable reporting, analytical and writing skills to the beat that he has......
| Oct 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Twitter reported that average monthly active users on the social-media service increased by about 13 million during the third quarter of 2014, to stand at 284 million worldwide -- an increase of 23% year-over-year -- and met financial analysts' targets....
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Vivian Schiller, head of Twitter news and journalism partnerships, announced Wednesday via her Twitter account that she was stepping down.
Her tweets indicate that new Twitter VP of global media, Katie Jacobs Stanton, will absorb her responsibilities....
| Mar 10, 2011
— Vivian Schiller's resignation as president and chief executive of National Public Radio comes at a perilous time for the public broadcaster, as Republicans in Congress press ahead with plans to slice its federal lifeline.
Schiller's exit on...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 1:45 AM
| Aug 19, 2013
| 11:28 AM
National Public Radio Chief Executive Gary Knell is stepping down in the fall to become president and chief executive officer of the National Geographic Society.
Knell leaves NPR after less than two years on the job. In a statement to staffers, he...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:45 AM
After the coffee. Before finding a way to check out Al Jazeera America.
The Skinny: I want to watch Al Jazeera America but alas am a Time Warner Cable subscriber and it doesn't have a deal to carry the news channel, which launches today. I need to get a...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:03 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter’s relationship with the news industry is already -- shall we say -- a feather in its cap. Now it has hired Vivian Schiller to a newly created position as head of news partnerships.
Schiller, a veteran of NPR and the New...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:17 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has set the price range of its hotly anticipated initial public offering between $17 and $20 a share, with hopes of raising as much as $1.4 billion.
At $20 a share, Twitter would be valued at about $11 billion. That...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:39 AM
After the coffee. Before riding a shopping cart to work.
The Skinny: "Ender's Game" looks like it's pulling in some decent early reviews. Hope it's good; the novel is still a favorite of mine. Today's stories include a look at the weekend box office,...