I already replied to this topic this morning, but unfortunately due to a database meltdown the reply was lost. We are actually running a 15h old backup of the site. Sorry for the inconvenience!
Here is the essence of what I wrote this morning:
Currently you are not able to do this, but I know how important it is for news websites.(the joomla magazine needs that as well) It is in on our todo list and I'll do my best to have it in the next release. (somewhere in April)