Newsfeed Update: 02.01.13
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Manhattan Newspaper Group Sold (FishbowlNY)
Manhattan Media's Manhattan Newspaper Group is being sold to Straus News, a company that already publishes nine local weekly papers in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Washington Post Co. Explores the Sale of Its Downtown Headquarters (The Washington Post)
Executives from The Washington Post Co. are considering relocating the company from its 63-year-old headquarters in downtown Washington, exploring the sale of the building that saw the Post evolve into one of the country’s top newspapers.
157,000 Jobs Added in January; Unemployment Rate Up to 7.9 percent (New York Post)
US employers added 157,000 jobs in January, and hiring was much stronger at the end of 2012 than previously thought, providing reassurance that the job market held steady even as economic growth stalled.