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New York Post police bureau chief Jamie Schram is moving back to News Corp headquarters as an investigative reporter focused on national and local police stories, a newsroom source told the Observer .
Earlier this week, the newly minted parody site Clickhole posted an article entitled "Why Your Mother And I Are Getting Divorced As Explained By Orange Is The New Black GIFs."
The new website from UK newspaper The Independent has "curiosity gap" headlines , clicky YouTube videos and listicles .
Last week a scandal in Washington media circles led to the sacking of a prominent writer and has set off a debate about the nature of plagiarism in the internet-driven world of journalism.
Maybe you haven't heard of or seen hyper mixed media website BuzzFeed in its entirety, but if you use Twitter and/or Facebook, then you may have seen bits and pieces of it.
The media war between Israel and Hamas is a disproportionately unequal one. It's unequal because Israel must maintain its credibility, while Hamas and its media allies never worry about their credibility.
Argentina's government said Monday that it will make another effort to reach a deal with U.S. creditors ahead of a deadline that risks sending the country into its second default in 13 years.
The results of BuzzFeed's internal review are back and they aren't pretty. In a post entitled "An Apology to Our Readers" , BuzzFeed's Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith disclosed that after reviewing 500 posts from one of BuzzFeed's leading reporters, Benny Johnson, Smith and others discovered "41 instances of sentences or phrases copied word for word from ... (more)
BuzzFeed fired Benny Johnson for plagiarism : "After carefully reviewing more than 500 of Benny's posts, we have found 41 instances of sentences or phrases copied word for word from other sites," BuzzFeed EIC Ben Smith wrote Friday night.
Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber arrives for amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS 2014 event in Antibes during the 67th Cannes Film Festival in this file photo from May 22, 2014.
What's better than a great sale at your favorite store? Knowing just when that sale will start.
I know. You don't read TMZ and you don't care about some cheap celebrity gossip rag.
Earlier this week, BuzzFeed gleaned some fun facts about the Hudson River bridges and tunnels from a Port Authority data dump on the number of eastbound automobiles, buses, and trucks.
TheNational Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association names three to Hall of Fame : "Tracy Baim, Windy City Media publisher, editor, author, historian and filmmaker; Lisa Keen, often considered the dean of America's gay political reporting; and Donna Cartwright, veteran copy editor at The New York Times and longtime transgender, LGBT and labor ... (more)
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