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The New York Times Magazine has named Sasha Weiss as its new culture editor. In this role she will oversee coverage of film, television, books, fine arts, theater and music. Weiss served as the story editor for the magazine since 2014. Prior to that she was the literary editor for The New Yorker.
Thomas Moore has departed the Las Vegas Sun and will be pursuing freelance opportunities. The gaming industry reporter had been with the outlet since 2016, and was a digital producer for the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
The Washington Post welcomes Max Boot as an opinion columnist. He will be covering national security, American government and foreign affairs. Author of three books on military history, Boot is also a contributing editor for The Weekly Standard.
Jennifer Meckles has decamped from KSDK-TV to join KUSA-TV in Denver. Meckles joined the NBC affiliate in St. Louis in 2014, after serving as weekend anchor and reporter for WBIR-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee.