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CNN Digital Editor-in-Chief Meredith Artley to Depart

Artley, whose contract was said to be coming up, announced her decision to staff Friday.

Midterm Mayhem: Washingtonians to Watch in Fall 2022

Exiting White House Press Secretary (and incoming MSNBC talent) Jen Psaki isn’t the only D.C.-based media player who’ll have a big platform during the coming election.

Longtime NBC News Correspondent Pete Williams Leaving This Summer

Williams has covered the Supreme Court and Department of Justice for nearly 30 years.

U.S. Journalists in Ukraine: “How Do I Make People Care?”

Members of the media reflect on their tours of duty on the frontlines and what it has been like to cover the Russia-Ukraine conflict (so far).

Chris Wallace to Host Sunday Primetime Show for CNN and HBO Max as Chris Licht Previews Rebooted News Network

CNN will also be getting a "reimagined" morning show later this year.

Bob Iger Joins Fast Delivery Firm Gopuff as an Adviser and Investor

Iger joins Selena Gomez as an investor in the company, which has leaned into the creator and influencer economy in recent months.

Paramount’s Upfront Plans: Broadcast, a Streaming Shift and “Super Franchises”

“There is definitely a shift [in ad spend] from linear [to streaming]," Paramount ad sales chief Jo Ann Ross says.

Agency Dealmaking for Journalists Goes Into Overdrive

The business of agents turning anchors into A-listers is being boosted by growth in social media and the rise of digital media and podcasts.

AMC Networks Hires Len Fogge as President of Marketing, Gives Miquel Penella International Oversight

Both men will report to AMC Networks interim CEO Matt Blank.

TelevisaUnivision Bets on Streaming … and Linear TV, in Upfront Push

The company highlighted the ViX+ streaming service, but also celebrated its linear TV offering.

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Acquires $2.6B Stake in Paramount Global

Paramount joins Apple, Amazon and Charter Communications in Buffett's list of entertainment-related holdings.

NBCUniversal Execs Take Aim at Netflix’s Advertising Pivot in Upfront Pitch

"At those companies, advertising could seem like an afterthought… or even worse, a new idea for a revenue stream," NBCU ad sales chief Linda Yaccarino said on stage at Radio City Music Hall Monday.