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jh-party-with-pugs-hdshtJames R. Hood, Editor & Publisher Jim Hood formerly headed Associated Press Broadcast News, directing coverage of major news events worldwide. He also served as Senior Vice President of United Press International and was the founder and editor of Zapnews, a newswire service for radio and television.  He is also the founder and editor emeritus of ConsumerAffairs, a news and information service for consumers.