CQ Weekly names Mike Magner as managing editor

Congressional Quarterly (CQ) Weekly has hired Mike Magner to serve as its new managing editor. Magner joins the CQ staff after working in the same capacity for rival publication National Journal Daily. Mike Magner Congressional Quarterly (CQ) Weekly (202) 650-6500 www.cq.com

Chris Moody joins CNN’s Washington Digital Team

Chris Moody is joining CNN’s Washington, D.C., bureau as a senior digital correspondent on Oct. 27. Most recently, he worked for Yahoo! News as a reporter. Prior to that, he was a Congressional reporter at the Daily Caller and manager of new media at The Cato Institute, a D.C. think tank. Chris Moody Cable News Network [...]

Dave McKinney exits Chicago Sun-Times

Dave McKinney is leaving his post as the Springfield bureau chief for the Chicago Sun-Times. He had worked for the paper for 19 years. Chicago Sun-Times (217) 753-2986 www.suntimes.com

Metro Pulse folds

E.W. Scripps has shut down Metro Pulse, laying off all staff. The alternative weekly’s content will move to the entertainment section of the Knoxville News-Sentinel. The paper was launched in 1991 and acquired by Scripps in 2007. Metro Pulse www.metropulse.com

Tyler McCall moves up at Fashionista

Tyler McCall has been named as associate editor at Fashionista. She was promoted to assistant editor in January from her role as an editorial assistant, a position she’d held since November 2012. Tyler McCall Fashionista (212) 334-1871 tips(at)fashionista.com http://fashionista.com