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3 hrs ago | 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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6 hrs ago | 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

Journalgazette.net

Journalism's risks have never been more intense

Our friend Gary Pruitt, the president of the Associated Press, was on a recent Sunday news show and made a few points that in this day of anti-media sentiment are worth noting.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Raw Story

Female journos fight back as Kirsten Gillibrand is derided over Senate sex harassment claims

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said this week that she has been the subject of many instances of sexual harassment and unwelcome, gendered critiques of her weight and appearance by Senate colleagues.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Morning Joe, Entertainment, Television

Israellycool

Lethal Journalism, The Movie

An Aussie immigrant to Israel, Aussie Dave is founder and managing editor of Israellycool, one of the world's most popular pro-Israel blogs He is a happy family man, and a lover of steak, Australian sports and girlie drinks

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River Front Times

Ferguson Cop Who Arrested Journalists Named in $40 Million Police Brutality Lawsuit

That's the sum of the charges listed in a 28-page federal lawsuit filed yesterday against St. Louis County and Ferguson law-enforcement officials.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, Clayton, MO

Las Cruces Sun-News

UNM to use grant to help student journalists

ALBUQUERQUE >> University of New Mexico will use a $35,000 grant to help student journalists get their work published and read throughout the state.

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Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, University of New Mexico

CNN

Watch Friday's show

This Friday, we're all about explanation. Why is the U.S. deeply concerned about a terrorist group in another hemisphere? How does the popularity of Russia's president at home contrast with his popularity abroad? What's different about a new ceasefire in the Middle East, and what kind of technology could change the park bench as we know it? We've ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News

Truthdig

The Fall and Rise 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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Related Topix: Columbia University, US News, Liberal Political News

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