It's the question on every BBC2 Newsnight staffer’s lips. How much will their new editor Ian Katz earn? Peter Rippon, Katz’s predecessor, was on about £150,000 a year. As Guardian deputy editor, Katz’s salary would have probably been higher than that but it is thought the BBC might find it hard to justify as Katz has never been in charge of a major broadcast news programme...
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There is nothing worse than sitting on a plane uncomfortable. And if you’re like the majority of America and can’t afford first class, there is nothing worse than being uncomfortable in a plane and being stuck...
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"Eww!" "That's kind of cool!" "Disturbing!" If I told you that I overheard these comments while sitting in a high school classroom, you probably wouldn't guess that the students were reacting to a time-lapse video of a seed germinating. And, no, this was not in a science class. At Essex Street Academy on the Lower East Side, math teacher Sara Katz teaches the sole elective...
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News of Assemblyman Steve Katz' ticket for pot possession by a trooper in the Albany County town of Coeymans spread quickly through social media channels Thursday-as did past coverage of various events in his past. Take a look back at some of Katz' ups and downs that have come to light since he took office in 2011, as well as more information on Katz' Thursday ticket for pot...
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Submitted for your approval, a new TV reality show called 'Katz Scratch Fever.' It can't miss.
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Assemblyman Steve Katz, R-Yorktown, has declined to answer questions about his marijuana possession charge March 14, and today at a news conference said it was "unprofessional" to be asked about it. Katz was among Assembly Republicans who held a news conference at the Capitol today to push for the restoration of $90 million in cuts to the state's Office of People With...
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Lou Arkoff, Jeff Katz and Hal Sadoff are joining forces to revive such titles as "Girls in Prison" and "She-Creature."
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ASHEVILLE -- The President has spoken: Joe the Plummer is out as America's working-class ambassador and Jeff the Machinist is in.
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Hats off to Ian Katz, Guardian deputy editor, who has landed the poisoned chalice that is the editorship of BBC2’s Newsnight. He succeeds Peter Rippon, forced out after a report into Jimmy Savile was dropped on his watch. It means Katz forms one half of a formidable power couple - his wife is Mumsnet co-founder Justine Roberts - and he must be the only Newsnight editor to...
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The Rev. Floyd Flake has reaffirmed his endorsement of former City Councilwoman Melinda Katz for Queens Borough President after one of her rivals repeatedly questioned his earlier statements. The Daily News first reported Monday that the influential Queens pastor and former congressman had thrown his support behind Katz.
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