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A pro-government tabloid in Serbia is attacking two news organizations that conducted an embarrassing investigation into a major government contract, Balkan Insight reports .
Interpol says the killing of an American journalist kidnapped in Syria shows the need for a coordinated international effort against the stream of foreign fighters joining extremists in the Middle East.
When freelance journalist Steven Sotloff disappeared during a reporting trip to Syria in August 2013, his family kept the news a secret.
The BBC's director general Tony Hall defended the broadcaster's handling of the police search at the home of Sir Cliff Richard Director general Tony Hall said BBC journalists "acted appropriately" in their coverage of the police raid on Sir Cliff Richard's flat following sexual assault allegations.
Bumper pay packets handed out to BBC executives have caused "massive damage" to the corporation, according to its Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen.
The captors of American journalist James Foley originally demanded a ransom of 100 million euros , the chief executive of a news website he worked for told The Wall Street Journal.
James Foley was remembered on Wednesday as a journalist who was passionate, persistent, big-hearted, always pushing closer to the story.
Dominating the cover of its print edition Wednesday, accompanied by the headline SAVAGES, was a truly disturbing picture of freelance photojournalist James Wright Foley just before his beheading, with his executioner's knife at his throat.
Police have confirmed that a body found in a field in eastern Ontario is that of a journalist who went missing earlier this week.
Afghanistan ordered a New York Times journalist Wednesday to leave the country in 24 hours and barred him from returning over a story he wrote saying that a group of officials were considering seizing power because of the impasse over who won its recent presidential election, the attorney general's office said in a statement.
Twitter and some other social media outlets are trying to block the spread of gruesome images of the beheading of journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants, while a movement to deny his killers publicity is also gaining momentum.
This undated file still image from video released April 7, 2011, by GlobalPost, shows James Foley of Rochester, N.H., a freelance contributor for GlobalPost, in Benghazi, Libya.
The Committee to Protect Journalists condemned Nery Soto Torres' killing and urged authorities to launch a full investigation and punish those responsible.
A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of American journalist James Foley, who disappeared in November 2012 in Syria.
Media reports allege that ISIS beheaded Foley in a violent and graphic YouTube video called "A Message to #America ."
Getty Images photographer Scott Olson is arrested by a highway patrol officer during a protest for the shooting death of Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Missouri August 18, 2014.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 02:32 am
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