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Jade Walker
Works at The Huffington Post
Attended University of Miami
Lives in Hinsdale, NH
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa State University scientist who altered blood samples to make it appear he had achieved a breakthrough toward a potential vaccine against HIV was sentenced Wednesday to more than 4…
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More than 1,000 participants in a mud race in France were sickened after they ingested fecal matter that was mixed in with the mud and dirt.
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In some states, people have been leaving plastic baggies filled with Ku Klux Klan fliers and candy. NPR's Scott Simon considers what it means to sugarcoat hatred in the wake of Charleston shootings.
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SPOW Elects New President
Maureen O'Donnell , award-winning obituary reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times, has been elected president of the Society of Professional Obituary Writers (SPOW). SPOW is a professional organization for folks who write about the dead for a living. Since 2007...
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The Supreme Court ruled Monday against the Obama administration’s attempt to limit power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants, but it may only be a temporary setback for regulators.
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  • The Huffington Post
    Overnight Editor, 2011 - present
  • Night Owl News
    Overnight Editor, 2011 - 2011
  • Yahoo! News
    Overnight Editor, 2007 - 2011
  • Associated Press
    Overnight Editor, 2005 - 2007
  • The New York Times
    Overnight Editor, 2000 - 2005
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Hinsdale, NH
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New York, NY
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Jade Walker is a veteran journalist with more than 20 years of experience covering international/national affairs, crime, the publishing industry, new media and obituaries.

Ms. Walker is the overnight editor of The Huffington Post, and the former overnight editor of The New York Times, The Associated PressYahoo! News and Night Owl News. In her "spare time," she writes obits for The Blog of Death, produces The Written Word quote service and blogs for the Obituary Forum, Hooked From The First Page and Afterthoughts.

Privately, Walker enjoys writing, dreaming, cooking/baking, visiting cemeteries, going on book buying sprees, watching movies, travel, moonbathing and seeking immortality. She currently resides in a 100-year-old house in New Hampshire with her husband, Marcus Weir, seven cats and a dog.

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  • University of Miami
    Journalism and Criminal Justice, 1991 - 1995
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