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4:20 PM ET, January 6, 2012

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Kara Swisher / AllThingsD:
Dow Jones Digital Departure: WSJ.com Head to Atlantic Media for New Project  —  According to sources close to the situation, Dow Jones is losing its top online editor.  —  Kevin Delaney, managing editor of The Journal Online — or WSJ.com, as it is better known — is taking a job at the Atlantic Media Company, sources said.
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Jeff Bercovici / Mixed Media:
Atlantic Media Launching Global Business Site  —  Atlantic Media's stop-and-start plans to launch a new digital brand centered on business news are once again moving ahead.  The company has begun hiring in preparation for a mid-2012 launch.  The site doesn't yet have a name, but …
Steve Myers / Poynter:
How Google beat AP with Iowa caucus results (and why it matters)  —  WNYC's John Keefe decided to use Google's election results for his map tracking the results of Iowa's GOP caucus for three reasons:  — Google's data were easier to deal with than the files provided by the Associated Press.
Jason Del Rey / AdAge:
Contently Raises $2 Million to Play Matchmaker for Journalists and Brands  —  Series A Led By Groupon Founders' Investment Firm  —  Contently, a New York City-based startup that runs an online marketplace for freelance writing and editing work, has closed a $2 million Series A round led by Lightbank.
Discussion: Betabeat and Business Insider
Lisa O'Carroll / Guardian:
Rebekah Brooks's former PA arrested  —  Woman arrested by detectives on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice understood to be Cheryl Carter  —  The long-serving personal assistant to former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks is understood to have been arrested …
Ben Sisario / Media Decoder:
New Lawsuit Means All Major Labels Are Suing Grooveshark  —  Grooveshark, a popular digital music service that is being sued for copyright infringement by three of the four major record companies, now has problems with the one big label that it has a licensing deal with.
Robert Andrews / paidContent:
Lovefilm Adding More ITV, BBC Worldwide Archive TV  —  Amazon's Lovefilm is extending existing deals with ITV (LSE: ITV) and BBC Worldwide to gain a larger catalogue of their shows for online streaming, as it begins to defend against Netflix's imminent UK arrival.
Julie Moos / Poynter:
ECU journalism profs support fired student newspaper adviser  —  East Carolina University journalism professor Cindy Elmore is standing by her former colleague, Paul Isom, who was fired this week after serving as an adviser for three years to the student newspaper.
Peter Kafka / AllThingsD:
Warner Brothers Will Make Netflix, Redbox, Blockbuster Wait Longer for New Movies  —  Want to watch a new movie just out on DVD from Warner Brothers?  You're going to have to buy it, or wait even longer to get it from Netflix or other disc renters.  —  A new deal between Time Warner's movie studio …
Mark Sweney / Guardian:
RTL to exit Greek TV market  —  Former owner of Channel 5 to sell controlling stake in local subsidiary Alpha Media Group  —  RTL, the former owner of Channel 5, is to exit the beleaguered Greek TV market selling the controlling stake in its local subsidiary Alpha Media Group.
Discussion: Media News
Lucas Shaw / The Wrap:
Dick Cheney's Daughter Liz Joins Fox News  —  So it isn't just NBC making a run on political daughters.  —  Fox News has hired Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, as a contributor for the 2012 election cycle.  —  Cheney is a former State Department official under …
Jason Del Rey / AdAge:
AOL Strikes Ad-Sales Deal With Bonnier's Parenting Group to Deliver More Moms to Advertisers  —  Companies to Share Revenue From Combined Campaigns  —  In a new type of partnership with a publisher, AOL has formed an ad-sales alliance with Bonnier's Parenting Group to help sell reserved ad inventory …
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Tom Schoenberg / Bloomberg:
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Mimi Turner / Hollywood Reporter:
Elisabeth Murdoch's Shine Acquires U.K. Shortform Video Producer ChannelFlip
Discussion: Televisual, paidContent and Guardian
Robert Andrews / paidContent:
Future Launching TechRadar State-Side To Turn U.S. Fortunes
Discussion: Future PLC and MinOnline
Joe Pompeo / Capital New York:
Kevin Convey, ousted “News” editor, in newsroom farewell; he was “blindsided,” even though …
Discussion: Digital Spy, Guardian and New York Post
Mark Sweney / paidContent:
BBC World Service To Run Ads On Some Websites And Radio Stations
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