07 Mar '11, 11pm

Huff Post closes deal to join AOL

WASHINGTON - THE Huffington Post officially joined AOL on Monday, celebrating with the announcement that it had nabbed reporters from The New York Times, Yahoo!, and even Rupert Murdoch's new iPad newspaper The Daily. The latest hires at the fast-growing news and opinion website were unveiled as AOL's US$315 million (S$398.8 million) acquisition of The Huffington Post formally closed. 'One of the Huffington Post Media Group's main goals is to deliver engaging and high-impact journalism, and these hires are an exciting addition to our reporting team,' The Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington said. 'These new hires, which are only the beginning, demonstrate our commitment to great journalism,' AOL chairman and chief executive Tim Armstrong said in a statement. The latest hires boost The Huffington's Post staff to around 150 reporters and editors. With the closing of th...

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