Why Arianna Huffington is leaving the Huffington Post

August 11, 2016 4:41 PM

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Arianna Huffington, the former conservative commentator who co-founded and built the Huffington Post into one of the Web’s most prominent liberal media giants, said Thursday she will step down to focus on a new health-and-wellness start-up.

Saying on Twitter she thought “HuffPost would be my last act,” Huffington, 66, said she would instead focus on new venture, Thrive Global, a yet-to-launch start-up focused on “ending the collective delusion that burnout is a necessary price for success.”

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