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Colin McMahon
Editor, National Content
My Role

National Content Editor for Tribune Co.’s Media on Demand, overseeing national, foreign and non-local business news, features and consumer coverage for the Chicago Tribune and six other Tribune Co. newspapers.

My Biography

A longtime foreign correspondent with postings in Baghdad, Buenos Aires, Moscow and Mexico City, McMahon has covered armed conflicts, economic turmoil, political upheavals and human drama on five continents. He also served as Foreign Editor, running the Tribune’s coverage of war and occupation in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Before becoming a foreign correspondent, McMahon covered national politics and crime in Chicago. He joined the Tribune in 1987 as a copy editor after having been a reporter and editor at the Dayton Journal Herald and two other Ohio newspapers. He is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University and a native of Cleveland.
My Interests

International affairs. National politics. Food and nutrition. Child psychology. Music. Movies. Cleveland Indians baseball.