June 17, 2008

U.S. News Media Group Expands Distribution Channel to Include Amazon Kindle

WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News Media Group, one of the nation's leading sources of news analysis and service journalism, recently launched a content delivery program for Amazon Kindle. Through this new distribution channel, U.S.News & World Report readers can subscribe to and purchase individual issues of the magazine electronically, and receive the digital content as the print copy hits newsstands.

"Providing our content on Amazon Kindle makes it easier for readers to get accurate, timely, and accessible information how and when they want it," said Brian Kelly, editor of U.S.News & World Report. "This is a great new delivery platform that showcases what magazines do well."

U.S.News & World Report is currently one of 16 magazines offered through Amazon Kindle at http://www.amazon.com/U-S-News-World-Report/dp/B00191VCOC.

About the U.S. News Media Group

The U.S. News Media Group is a multi-platform digital publisher of news and analysis, which includes U.S. News & World Report magazine, http://www.usnews.com/, and http://www.rankingsandreviews.com/. Focusing on Health, Money & Business, Education, and Public Service/Opinion, the U.S. News Media Group has earned a reputation as the leading provider of service news and information that improves the quality of life of its readers. The U.S. News Media Group's signature franchises include its News You Can Use(R) brand of journalism and its "America's Best" series of consumer guides that include rankings of colleges, graduate schools, hospitals, health plans, and more.

U.S. News Media Group

CONTACT: Media Contact: Liz Putze, U.S.News & World Report,[email protected]

Web site: http://www.usnews.com/