Liberal news site The Huffington Post may just have expanded into eco-news, but the downtown New York-based company isn't stopping there: Local news sites are on the way, starting with a Chicago edition. And it will be raising more venture money to fund the expansion.
Huffington Post co-founder and namesake Arianna Huffington made the announcement at a conference hosted by the U.K.'s Guardian newspaper, which published a story Thursday. A Huffington Post representative confirmed the news to CNET News.com later that day.
The company is not yet announcing any partnerships with local news outlets, and according … Read more