Recently, we wrote about Yahoo’s sporty blog overlord Jamie Mottram, who is currently bulking up the portal’s staff of full-time bloggers.
As part of that effort, sometime later this summer, Yahoo will launch a yet-to-be-named news blog, which has already begun hiring up a team of experienced writers and editors. Today, The Business Read More
Holly Bailey, a former White House Correspondent for Newsweek, is joining Yahoo news, reports The Business Insider’s Joe Pompeo.
According to TBI, Ms. Bailey will be the senior politics writer for Yahoo’s new politics/media blog, which is set to launch in earnest this summer.
Ms. Bailey is the latest in a growing Read More
On April 1, Gawker chief Nick Denton passed on some surprising news via Twitter. “Damn!” Mr. Denton wrote. “Gawker’s awesome John Cook is about to disappear into the maw of Yahoo. Someone else—WSJ?—should save him. We tried.” Shortly thereafter, he assured his followers this was no April Fool’s joke. Mr. Cook, the site’s investigations Read More