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Newsweek to bring print edition back from the dead
December 4th, 2013
01:52 PM ET

Newsweek to bring print edition back from the dead

By Brian Stelter, CNN

Newsweek's new owners think they can succeed at something its previous owners failed at: printing a weekly magazine in the United States.

IBT Media, the obscure media company that bought Newsweek in August, said Tuesday that it intends to revive the magazine's print edition early next year, possibly as soon as January.

The announcement is a remarkable twist in Newsweek's evolution, coming less than a year after its previous owner, IAC, stopped printing the magazine. The brand was basically left for dead - but now the cover of IAC's final edition, with the phrase "#LastPrintIssue" rendered as a Twitter hashtag, seems decidedly premature.

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