The Atlantic adds health editor

Health reporter Julie Beck has been named health editor at The Atlantic. She has also previously served as an assistant editor at InsideCounsel magazine, as a freelance editor for Forbes Travel Guide, and as a contributing writer at Popular Science. Julie Beck The Atlantic (202) 266-6000 jbeck(at)theatlantic.com www.theatlantic.com

Magee departs Fox News Radio

Kevin Magee has announced that he is leaving his post as executive vice president of Fox News Radio and Fox Business Network. He had worked with Fox since 2001 and was named executive vice president of Fox News Radio in 2005 and Fox Business Network in 2007. Before joining Fox, he worked on CNBC’s “The [...]

WTEV and WAWS add new evening anchor team

Tenikka Smith and John Bachman are joining WTEV-TV and WAWS-TV in September as anchors of the 5, 5:30, 6, 10, 10:30 and 11 p.m. newscasts. Smith comes on board from WAXN-TV (independent) and WSOC-TV (ABC) in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she serves as a morning anchor and reporter. She previously reported for WPTY (ABC) and [...]

Texas’ Madisonville Meteor names editor and publisher

Tony Farkas has been named editor and publisher of the Madisonville Meteor, where he previously served as managing editor. He replaces Dan Kleiner, who has moved to the Elgin Courier in Elgin, Texas. Before joining the Meteor, Farkas was editor and general manager of the Shuyler Sun in Shuyler, Nebraska. He has also worked for [...]

Rachel Smolkin has joined CNN

Rachel Smolkin will join CNN Digital as the new executive editor of politics, taking charge of CNNPolitics.com beginning at the end of August. She comes from POLITICO magazine, where she served as the managing editor of news. She has also served as an assignment editor for the White House and legal affairs teams for USA [...]