Former NPR content officer will work with Times heir A.G. Sulzberger and current masthead digital editor Ian Fisher
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.
She succeeds John Homans as executive editor.
The forthcoming website and television show helmed by Game Change co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann is scheduled to debut on Oct. 6.
Throughout the weekend the encomiums for the late author and editor kept coming.
The department will include the dining section and the new NYT Cooking site.
One idea for a new product: A shorter, less expensive version of the print newspaper.
During the second quarter, the Times signed up 32,000 additional subscribers between all three of these products and the standard all-access digital plans combined. It did not break out numbers for the individual offerings.
The total number of people paying to read the Times on web browsers and mobile devices is now around 831,000, up from 799,000 as of the end of the first quarter.
Young Dylan Howard wants to return a notorious tabloid to respectability ... almost.