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    Tribune Media CEO Peter Liguori to step down

    Tribune Media CEO Peter Liguori is leaving Tribune Media after three years leading the TV news and entertainment company.

    Liguori, who will step down in March, said in a statement his decision to exit the company that needed "a new leader" to navigate the broadcast-centric corporation.

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    Facebook names Campbell Brown head of news partnerships

    Facebook's new head of news partnerships will be Campbell Brown, the founding editor in chief of a nonprofit educational news site.

    Brown, who was previously a journalist for CNN and NBC News, will be "working directly with (Facebook's) partners to help them understand how Facebook can expand the reach of their journalism, and contribute value to their businesses," she wrote on Facebook Friday.

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    Megyn Kelly will leave Fox News for NBC

    Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News for NBC News, bringing an end to one of the most protracted and public contract negotiations for a television news personality in years.

    The "Kelly File" host is getting a three-part deal at NBC News: She will host a new one-hour daytime program, anchor a new Sunday evening news magazine show and contribute to NBC's breaking, political and special events coverage, according to an announcement published by NBC.

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    BuzzFeed News hires 'FOIA terrorist' Jason Leopold from Vice News

    BuzzFeed's legal team has helped reporters pry more than 70,000 pages of documents from government agencies with FOIA requests.

    That number is about to increase in a big way. On Tuesday, BuzzFeed News announced the hiring of investigative journalist Jason Leopold, who has made a living — and eked out tons of scoops — by deluging the federal government with Freedom of Information Act requests.

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    Politico severs ties with writer after vulgar Trump tweet

    Politico has terminated its contract with magazine writer Julia Ioffe after she sent a tweet that referenced a possible incestuous relationship between President-elect Donald Trump and his daughter, Ivanka.

    In a note to Politico staff Wednesday, Editor-in-Chief John Harris and Editor Carrie Budoff Brown said Ioffe violated guidelines against displaying "gratuitous opinion" on social media.

 
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