"The masthead and I concluded there is no longer an economic reason for a separate section," executive editor Dean Baquet told staff
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.
The co-founder of Vox Media's technology site, The Verge, Topolsky will begin working at Bloomberg Media Group on August 4 as editor of Bloomberg Digital and chief digital content officer.
A spokesperson characterizes the criticism, screaming from the front page of the Observer, as partisan.
Fortune named a new editor today in the first major masthead handoffs since its parent company, Time Inc., began trading as a standalone magazine publisher.
Emotions ran high over the weekend as it emerged that longtime photographer David Handschuh was let go
The downsizing had been rumored for more than a month.
"I look back on it with a lot of pride because I had a wonderful career at The New York Times, and I loved being a reporter and editor there," Abramson told hosts Pat Kiernan and Rita Cosby during their afternoon radio show on 77 WABC.
Store is a veteran of big media agencies like M.E.C. Global and Starcom but hasn't run a news organization before.
New venture is a civic-minded digital news outlet
Rising star seen as likely heir to the publisher's role that his father will vacate in the coming years.