Stories tagged: journalism
Thu., March 23, 2017, 7:55 a.m.
ABC News says three of its Twitter accounts were hacked Thursday morning and sent out profanity-filled tweets to its millions of followers.
Mon., March 20, 2017
What does it say about that network, about Trump, about how upside down our world has become, when being pro-truth is decoded as being anti-Trump?
Sun., March 19, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Author-columnist Jimmy Breslin, the Pulitzer Prize-winning chronicler of wise guys and underdogs who became the brash embodiment of the old-time, street smart New Yorker, died Sunday. He was 88.
UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017, 7:39 p.m.
An attacker shot a journalist to death Sunday in the Mexican state of Veracruz, adding to the toll in a region plagued by drug gang violence and allegations of government …
Sun., March 19, 2017
Whatever the future holds, we know this: Our system of government simply can’t survive without a free, independent and courageous press.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 4:49 p.m.
Don’t believe everything you read on Facebook. The Silicon Valley tech firm has started rolling out a new warning label for news stories that are “disputed” by a third-party fact …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Columnist Doug Clark imagines what a robotic version of himself might be like.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
For 18 years, Uzbek newspaper editor Muhammad Bekjanov barely survived behind bars, held captive by an authoritarian government that tortured him for writing pro-democracy articles. His family now lives in …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 12:29 a.m.
Those of us who love newspapers and the history of newspapers, have almost certainly seen the 1948 cover of the Chicago Tribune. You know the one.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
U.S. District Judge Anna Brown will hear oral arguments Friday on the government’s attempt to compel a reporter to testify in the second trial for the occupation of a national …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
How journalists fare in a world of fake news.
Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 4:45 a.m.
Sue Lani Madsen: We all have to rely on media to keep us informed, even if this is a season when trust in the news media is at an all-time …
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 8:35 a.m.
Journalist Clare Hollingworth, who broke news of WW II and defied gender barriers as war correspondent, dies in Hong Kong at 105
HONG KONG – Clare Hollingworth, a British war correspondent who was the first to report the Nazi invasion of Poland that marked the beginning of World War II, died in …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016
It seems to me, in this season of thanksgiving, that the best way to end that year is to thank my reporter colleagues for all they do to inform a …
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016
Distrust of legitimate journalism is no joking matter. What happens to democracy when an uninformed, misinformed, or dis-informed populace tries to make sound decisions? The simple and terrible answer is, …
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 11:40 a.m.
Gwen Ifill, the veteran journalist and co-anchor of PBS’ “NewsHour” with Judy Woodruff, died on Monday of cancer, the network said.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 5:45 a.m.
100 years ago in Montana: Woman newspaper reporter “incited” by editor to shoot and kill another man
Shooting by woman reporter on the street in Thompson Falls said motivated by intra-party GOP feud.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 5:11 p.m.
The FBI is investigating cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said …
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Famous mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart interviewed about interviewing
From our archives, 100 years ago Acclaimed mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart was in Spokane, and was interviewed by a Spokane Daily Chronicle reporter on the subject of – being …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 3:56 p.m.
An Egyptian court Saturday sentenced six people, including two Al-Jazeera employees, to death for allegedly passing documents related to national security to Qatar and the Doha-based TV network during the …
Wed., May 11, 2016, 1:44 p.m.
NEW YORK – CBS News veteran Morley Safer, who’s been a correspondent on “60 Minutes” for all but two of the show’s 48 seasons, is retiring. The network said Wednesday …
Sat., May 7, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Three Spanish journalists who went missing while working in Syria in July have been freed from captivity, the Spanish government said Saturday.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 12:37 p.m.
Longtime news broadcaster Randy Shaw, who retired from KREM 2 news last year after 33 years on the air in Spokane, has been diagnosed with cancer. Treatment has forced Randy …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 3 p.m.
A major regional newspaper that has survived dictatorship and hyperinflation during its 82-year run is printing its last edition as imported newsprint grows scarce in Venezuela’s crashing economy.
Wed., Dec. 23, 2015, 12:27 p.m.
LAS VEGAS (AP) – When several reporters for the main newspaper in Las Vegas were taken off their beats and assigned to investigate three judges, the decision seemed strange because …
Wed., March 25, 2015
There’s an old journalism cliché about the primacy of bad news: We cover crashes, not landings. The logic of this has always seemed sound to me. Crashes are unusual; landings …
Thu., Jan. 15, 2015
It’s not news that free speech can offend. But in the wake of the recent killings by Islamist extremists at a satirical magazine in Paris, editors around the world have …
Wed., Nov. 26, 2014
Did some local reporters bite too hard on a heartwarming do-gooder story last week, when telling the tale of an anonymous man handing out cash in Spokane? Or did they …
Sun., July 13, 2014
During a quarter century-plus of living in Spokane, I regularly had to explain to friends and relatives elsewhere that it was not a suburb of Seattle and thus did not …
Fri., April 11, 2014
Journalism is not a crime. This is the rallying cry in demanding the release of four Al-Jazeera journalists imprisoned in Egypt. Three of them – Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and …