Stories tagged: New York Times
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017
Sullivan: Bannon’s turn for ‘fake news’ hypocrisy
If the mainstream news media is the Trump administration’s archenemy, you’d think these fraught-with-significance appearances would go to friendly media outposts.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Judge rejects Sarah Palin lawsuit against the New York Times
A federal judge on Tuesday tossed out a defamation lawsuit by Sarah Palin against The New York Times, saying the former Alaska governor failed to show the newspaper knew it …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
Pence denies report of 2020 presidential ambitions
Vice President Mike Pence denied Sunday that he is considering running for president in 2020, issuing a statement that demonstrated how sensitive the White House is to any suggestion that …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 11:07 a.m.
Among the job cuts at the New York Times, the public editor
The New York Times is ditching the public editor position, created in 2003 as the paper sought to restore its credibility with readers after a plagiarism scandal.
UPDATED: Sat., May 20, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Report: China cripples CIA operations, kills informants
The Chinese government “systematically dismantled” CIA spying operations in China starting in late 2010 and killed or imprisoned at least a dozen CIA sources over the next two years, The …
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation
The White House is disputing a report that President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to shut down an investigation into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 12:16 p.m.
White House blocks CNN, New York Times from press briefing
Anyone wondering when – or if – CNN would stop breaking into regular programming to show the daily media briefing by White House press secretary Sean Spicer now has an …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 9:47 a.m.
New York Times offers free Spotify service to boost subscribers
New York Times Co., looking for ways to persuade readers to pay for news, is working with Spotify to give new digital subscribers to the newspaper free access to the …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 1:36 p.m.
Huffington Post names founder Arianna Huffington’s successor
The Huffington Post has tapped New York Times editor Lydia Polgreen to succeed founder Arianna Huffington as its editor-in-chief.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
Trump calls New York Times ‘not nice’ and cancels planned meeting
President-elect Donald Trump said Tuesday morning on Twitter that a planned meeting with the New York Times had been canceled “when the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 11:57 a.m.
Sorry Trump, NY Times says subscriptions rose since election
The New York Times pushed back against President-elect Donald Trump, saying Thursday that its paid subscriptions have jumped since the election, despite what Trump has said on Twitter.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 8:09 p.m.
New York Times endorses Clinton for president
The New York Times endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, saying the Democrat’s “record of service and a raft of pragmatic ideas” represent the best choice to tackle the challenges the …
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 5:11 p.m.
FBI probing cyber breach of New York Times journalists
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 …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 9:03 p.m.
Bill Cunningham, NY Times fashion photographer, dies at 87
Bill Cunningham, a longtime fashion photographer for the New York Times known for taking pictures of everyday people on the streets of New York, has died. He was 87.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 12:38 p.m.
NFL demands retraction of New York Times concussion story
The NFL has demanded The New York Times retract a story that called the league’s concussion research flawed and likened the NFL’s handling of head trauma to the tobacco industry’s …
Wed., March 23, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Starbucks to offer prepaid cards to boost rewards program
Starbucks says it will introduce a prepaid card by the end of the year that lets people earn points for its rewards program.
Mon., Jan. 26, 2015, 2:30 p.m.
Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to reporter
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A former CIA officer was convicted Monday of leaking classified details of an operation to thwart Iran’s nuclear ambitions to a New York Times reporter.
Sun., Aug. 11, 2013
Huckleberries: To Times travel writer, nowhere is a state of mine
New York Times travel writer Rachel Levin has officially pinpointed the “middle of nowhere” to be in central Idaho (despite those of you who thought it was in the greater …
Sun., Dec. 23, 2012
Book Notes: Times’ critic praises Lynch
Longtime New York Times critic Janet Maslin has included a novel by a former Spokesman-Review reporter on her list of 10 favorite books of 2012. And no, it was not …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2012
New Yorker uses Idaho as model for pragmatism
It isn’t often that a New York Times opinion columnist holds Idaho up as a model of how to do things. But bicycle enthusiast Randy Cohen did that recently. Cohen, …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2011
Huckleberries: ‘President Otter’ has a nice ring to it
Count New York Times columnist Gail Collins among those who were disappointed when New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and ex-Alaska Gov. (and Sandpoint native) Sarah Palin decided not to run …
Sun., June 26, 2011
Spotlight: Story of ‘REMIX’ a happy one, so far
For nine months, Spokane Public Radio’s third channel – KPBZ-FM (90.3) – has been considered somewhat of an experiment. Now General Manager Dick Kunkel is just about ready to declare …
Sat., May 7, 2011
The blessing of living in an uninteresting place
Spokane is the nation’s sixth-safest metropolitan area. It says so right there in last Sunday’s New York Times. The Times put together a map of the U.S. showing the riskiest …
Wed., April 28, 2010
Harvard scholarship winner to speak
A young woman who rose from teenage homelessness to a Harvard scholarship will speak at the annual Women Helping Women Fund lunch on May 10.
Sun., March 7, 2010
NY Times skewers tea partiers
Charlie Brown never seemed to learn that Lucy always yanked the football before he tried to kick it. And Idaho conservatives never learn that they aren’t going to catch a …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2009
New York Times debuts front-page ads
NEW YORK – The New York Times, facing falling ad revenue like other newspapers, on Monday became the latest paper to run graphical advertising on its front page. The Times …