Joe Pompeo

<em>Observer</em> names Alexandra Peers culture editor:

This will be her second stint at the weekly paper.

Bio: Joe Pompeo is a senior reporter at Capital, where he covers media. He was previously a reporter at Yahoo News, Business Insider and The New York Observer.

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Stephen Colbert gets all awkward with Morrissey

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Oct. 10, 2012

 
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DNAinfo, in bid to raise profile among local advertisers, starts ‘Small Business Insider’

"Small Business Insider," which launched today, is "a premium video series that highlights the city’s most innovative and unique neighborhood businesses," according to a press release.

Oct. 10, 2012

 
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Columbia Journalism dean Nicholas Lemann to step down

During his decade-long tenure, Lemann, who is also a staff writer at The New Yorker, steered the journalism school through the industry-wide transition to digital distribution by updating the curriculum and bringing in new faculty.

Oct. 10, 2012

 
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At today’s ‘New York Times’ staff walkout

How much longer before the two sides reach an agreement? "There's no reason it can't be settled by Friday," said Walter Baranger, a union member who was fielding questions from the press during an action outside the Times Company's Eigth Avenue headquarters Monday afternoon. "I don't think it's likely," added Baranger, whose title at the paper is assistant to the editor of The New York Times. "But I'd love that. We'd all love that."

Oct. 8, 2012

 
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Latest move to shake up CNN: A new documentary division

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Oct. 8, 2012

 
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Piers Morgan is ‘the leper with the most fingers’ at CNN

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Oct. 5, 2012

 
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‘Post’ editors called to Garrison country club for day-long digital teach-in

One source said various Wall Street Journal editors were on-hand to assist in the teaching session. Others confirmed that Alan Murray, the Journal's deputy managing editor and executive online editor, was one of them. (The Journal, like the Post and Fox News, is owned by News Corp.)

Oct. 5, 2012

 
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A tour of Gay Talese’s underground bunker

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Oct. 2, 2012

 
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‘WSJ’ to produce new luxury real-estate porn section called ‘Mansion’

"Mansion" brings a glitzy international edge to The Journal's existing real estate pages, which tend to emphasize explaining the numbers behind both residential and commercial transactions nationwide, though "Friday Journal" did include some luxury coverage.

Oct. 2, 2012

 
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A year later, another letter from the press to the NYPD, complaining of harassment at Occupy Wall Street

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Oct. 1, 2012