Gadgetine is premium blog magazine theme that will also work well for a serious news portal. It has 3 columns, 8 news sections and a LOT banner spaces on the first page.
The theme is very friendly for affiliate marketers or just regular bloggers who wish to monetize their hobby. They will appreciate the ability to easily promote specific posts and create their own pages with no limitations (read landing pages). Carefully placed banner spaces will help to make that sale.
Theme has its own configuration page, so you wont have to edit any code files! Setup is very easy.
With built in thumbnail generator, you will have no problem creating great looking articles.
The theme also includes automatic picture resize script, that will save you hours of resizing those pictures from older version of your website.
You will also have a special page for your RSS feeds and many more great features.
Product page: http://themeforest.net/item/gadgetine-wordpress-theme-for-premium-magazine/132954