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Mark Whitaker named Newsweek editor

NEW YORK -- Newsweek's managing editor, Mark Whitaker...weekly. Whitaker, a 21-year veteran at Newsweek, had been managing editor since 1996. His position will be filled by two of Newsweek's chief political editors, the magazine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/11/bus_244364.shtml
Business
'Newsweek' to eliminate print edition

...nation's conversation ? when Time and Newsweek would digest the events of the week...end of the year, the print edition of Newsweek will pass, too. Cause of death: The...World Report, and executive editor of Newsweek from 1986 to 1991.Where once readers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-18/newsweek-eliminate-print-e
Publisher of Kitty Kelley seeks damages from Newsweek

...biography of the Bush family has accused Newsweek of allegedly violating a prepublication...and whether the publisher would sue. Newsweek spokeswoman Rosanna Maietta said Thursday...Tuesday. A letter sent this week to Newsweek editor Mark Whitaker cited a signed confidentiality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/11/ent_428202.shtml
Things to Do
Store 'Newsweek' copies properly

Regarding Newsweek's rush to judgment in its attempt to...to cope with all available copies of Newsweek being flushed down the john by outraged Americans? That way, we could consign Newsweek to its much-deserved place with all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/23/let_454003.shtml
Letters
Newsweek columnist launching new PBS series

NEW YORK - Newsweek columnist Fareed Zakaria, a regular panelist on ABC's "This Week...Besides his TV work at ABC and now PBS, Zakaria writes a column for Newsweek and edits its international edition. He's a former managing editor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/24/tel_444702.shtml
Television
Trove of 1980s Madonna pop culture awaits auction

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Long before Newsweek called her a "tarted-up floozy," way before she married and had babies and adopted babies, and a lifetime before she opened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-01-30/trove-1980s-madonna-pop-cult
'Newsweek' ranks Davidson 75th best high school

Newsweek magazine ranked John S. Davidson Fine...Davidson Principal Vicky Addison said.Newsweek has named top high schools for more than...for the future.To start the process, Newsweek contacted administrators and counselors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-06-21/newsweek-ranks-davidson-7
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: BART ERHAMAN, in the final edition of Newsweek, which will come out this month, addresses several Christmas legends (some of which really are just legends) and challenges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-25/rants-raves
Business news

Post finds buyer for struggling 'Newsweek'NEW YORK --- Sidney Harman, the...Industries Inc., has agreed to buy Newsweek , ending a nearly half-century chapter...editor since 2006, will step down.Newsweek has been struggling to find a profitable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-08-02/business-news
Business
Honesty, truth take a beating in media

Newsweek's retraction of a story that it printed...and this includes freedom of the press. Newsweek will retract the story even if it knows...he/she probably will not be broken. Newsweek is being condemned by the White House...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/19/let_453622.shtml
Letters