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18 min ago | The Miami Herald

When journalism is too good to be true

When a Gallup poll this summer showed that 80 percent of Americans have little faith in the news media, there was a good deal of consternation in U.S. newsrooms.

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Related Topix: Public Relations

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Blackpool Citizen

BBC and police face Cliff grilling

Sir Cliff Richard has been interviewed under caution by police, but not arrested or charged, over a sex crime allegation The director general of the BBC and chief constable of South Yorkshire Police will be questioned by MPs today over the handling of the search of Sir Cliff Richard's home.

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Related Topix: Cliff Richard, Pop/Rock

Scotsman.com

BBC to face strike action in row over job cuts

Members of the National Union of Journalists backed industrial action by almost three to one, with 86 per cent also supporting action short of a strike.

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SiliconValley.com

Wine: Vinography's Alder Yarrow pens first book

Alder Yarrow is widely regarded as the original and most influential wine blogger on the Internet.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Blog News

Daily Times

Putin's - statehood' gambit raises stakes in east Ukraine : September 02, 2014,

MOSCOW: A shift in President Vladimir Putin's language on the conflict in eastern Ukraine reflects a transformation in the situation on the battlefield and sounds a warning to Kiev to negotiate sooner rather than later.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine

Weekday Magazine

Iranian Women's Monthly Under Pressure From Hard-Liners

A newly launched women's monthly run by a prominent female editor has irked Iranian hard-liners, who have accused her of promoting "obsolete" feminist views and ideas that are un-Islamic.

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Related Topix: Middle East, Iran, World News

SFGate

Why The Obama Administration Wants This Journalist In Jail

President Barack Obama came into office in 2009 promising a new era of unprecedented transparency in his administration.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, George Bush, Iran, World News, Middle East

Salon

Why we're living in the golden age of investigative journalism

In our world, the news about the news is often grim. Newspapers are shrinking , folding up , or being cut loose by their parent companies.

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Bizcommunity

TEAMtalk media provides opportunities in sports journalism

A career in sport is often thought of as on the pitch, but sports media is a prime space for young sports enthusiasts to channel their passion and earn a decent income to boot.

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Related Topix: South Africa, Africa, World News

Sun Aug 31, 2014

KRCR

15 funniest travel books ever

As every traveler knows, a good sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture.

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Related Topix: Gulp, Books, Oceania, Kiribati, World News, Travel

Harwich and Manningtree Standard

a Retired journalist who has travelled the world writing has published her first novel.

Penny Destro, of Main Road, Great Oakley, has had success with short-stories, been a magazine editor, and worked as a newspaper journalist.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Inside Israel, 7:01 PMItamar Loses Libel Suit against Haaretz Journalist

Speaking on TV Channel 1 news interview show Politika in 2012, Livneh said that her impression of Itamar is that of "a settlement populated by particularly violent people," and claimed, "Someone there commits murder roughly once every two years."

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KSTP

Feinstein: Obama May be Too Cautious with Militants

Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein says President Barack Obama may be too cautious in his approach to dealing with Islamic State militants.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama

Post-gazette.com

Eyewitness 1864: Editors assail Lincoln for his re-election bid

When the president-elect passed through Pittsburgh on Valentine's Day 1861, the closest thing to a compliment Barr could manage was to write that Lincoln was not "as ugly in the face as he has been represented."

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Yahoo!

Ukraine says Russian tanks flatten town; EU to threaten more sanctions

Ukraine said Russian tanks had flattened a small border town and pro-Russian rebels had made fresh gains in its east, as EU leaders signalled on Saturday they would threaten more sanctions against Moscow over the crisis.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin

Truthdig

Journalist Who Worked With Anonymous Pleads Guilty

Hacktivist journalist Barret Brown pled guilty to three charges stemming from his reporting on a high-profile hack by the group Anonymous and his longstanding conflict with the FBI.

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Related Topix: Anonymous, Pop/Rock, US News, Liberal Political News

DNA India

US to push for coalition to fight 'cancer' of Islamic State - John Kerry

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States will use a NATO summit next week to push for a coalition of countries to beat back incursions in Syria and Iraq by Islamic State militants who are destabilizing the region and beyond.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News, US News

Daily Times

Russian politician attacked in northwestern Pskov city : August 30, 2014,

MOSCOW A Russian politician said on Saturday that he had been badly beaten after publicising the mysterious funerals of two soldiers who may have died while fighting in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News

The Town Talk

Press freedom under fire in Ferguson - ColumnPress freedom under fire ...

Press freedom under fire in Ferguson - Column Police, media need to find ways to work together, especially in times of crisis Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/opinion/2014/08/30/press-freedom-fire-ferguson-column/14793325/ Journalists in Ferguson, Missouri don't face as many risks as our colleagues in Syria, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Opinion

South China Morning Post

China orders journalists to 'master Marxist news values' as party tightens grip on media

Journalists raise hands to ask questions in a discussion of deputies to the 12th National People's Congress in Beijing.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Xi Jinping

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