U.S. News & World Report

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U.S. News & World Report (USNWR) is an American media company publishing news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis. It was launched in 1948 as the merger of domestic-focused weekly newspaper U.S. News and international-focused weekly magazine World Report. In 1995, the company launched 'usnews.com' and in 2010, the magazine ceased printing.[3][4]

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U.S. News & World Report
Founded1948; 75 years ago (1948) (merger of United States News [1933] and World Report [1946])
Key people
  • Eric Gertler
  • Bill Holiber
  • Kimberly Castro
OwnerU.S. News & World Report, L.P. (Mortimer Zuckerman)
Websitewww.usnews.com Edit this at Wikidata

The company's rankings of American colleges and universities are popular with the general public[5] and influence application patterns.[6]