Evening Report for August 19, 2014

* Developing: ISIS claims to have executed journalist James Foley (below). (nytimes.com)
foley* “Please be patient until we all have more information, and keep the Foleys in your thoughts and prayers.” (Find James Foley) | “The intelligence community is working as quickly as possible to determine [the video’s] authenticity.” (@BrettLoGiurato)
* Conde Nast sells Fairchild Media to Penske Media for around $100 million. (nytimes.com) | (wwd.com)
* Washington Post editorial page editor Fred Hiatt defends Farheed Zakaria. (talkingpointsmemo.com)
* A West Virginia TV station that refused to cover Ed Rabel‘s congressional campaign because of his attacks on local news changes its policy. (morgancountyusa.com)
waffle* Arianna Huffington: “I’m 64-years-old and I’ve never had Botox, fillers or plastic surgery.” (harpersbazaar.com)
* Atlanta Press Club asks: What are your favorite local stories from the last 50 years? One candidate: “Around the clock at Waffle House.” (atlantapressclub.org) | (Jason Travis photo)
* Leonard Maltin‘s 2015 Movie Guide will be his last. (deadline.com)
* Bring on the Facebook “satire” tag! (washingtonpost.com)



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