Derek Mead, previously Editor-in-Chief of Motherboard, was named Executive Editor for Vice Media's global editorial operations.
 
Dr. Richard D. “Rick” Knabb, Director of the National Hurricane Center since June 2012, is leaving the agency to become an on-air Hurricane Expert at The Weather Channel.
 
Joanne Lipman was named Editor-in-Chief of USA Today.
 
American Media, Inc., a publisher of celebrity journalism and health and fitness magazines in the United States, announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Us Weekly from Wenner Media.  
 
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