Stories tagged: press
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
Facebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in news initiatives, with a focus on local news partnerships and other programs.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
Newspapers across the country, including The Spokesman-Review, pushed back against President Donald Trump’s attacks on “fake news” Thursday with a coordinated series of editorials speaking up for a free and …
Wed., June 27, 2018, 12:01 p.m.
President Donald Trump is expected to name former Fox News executive Bill Shine as director of White House press and communications.
Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
For months now, Elon Musk, the billionaire inventor trying to colonize Mars, tunnel under Los Angeles and make electric vehicles mainstream, has been seemingly preoccupied with another obsession: the media.
Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:24 a.m.
Thailand’s prime minister evaded journalists’ questions on Monday by bringing out a life-sized cardboard cutout of himself and telling the reporters to quiz it instead of him.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
Television reporters covering the Capitol were told Tuesday to stop filming interviews in Senate hallways, a dramatic break with tradition as lawmakers face pressure to respond to journalists’ inquiries about …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
A national coalition of press groups is asking a congressional ethics panel to consider disciplinary measures against Montana’s newly elected congressman, who is charged with throwing a reporter to the …
Tue., April 25, 2017, 12:54 p.m.
Breitbart News Network, a conservative media organization once headed by Stephen K. Bannon, a top adviser to President Donald Trump, isn’t qualified to hold a congressional press pass.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 12:16 p.m.
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 …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017
Trump’s childish and petulant manner, meanwhile, further reinforces long-held concerns that this man can’t be trusted to lead a dog-and-pony act, much less the nation.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016
How long before Donald Trump’s words convince some off-balanced Second Amendment ‘patriot’ to take out a ‘crooked’ media person, fully expecting to be applauded by the president-elect?
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 …