Milwaukee freelance journalist Geoffrey Davidian, 70, tells Romenesko readers: City of Milwaukee settled the federal civil rights case I filed after a cop broke my camera while I was recording several officers ticketing the victim after a squad car exited an alley and T-boned her car. When reporters and photogs have rights violated, they let … Read More
This week, Bloomberg is hiring a TV producer, while Fox News needs an associate producer for Money With Melissa Francis. Nickelodeon is seeking a senior director of press and communications, and MSNBC is on the hunt for a senior producer for Hardball With Chris Matthews. Show More Summary
As the Washington Free Beacon reported: “A Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia switched out patients’ prescribed medications with older drugs to cut costs, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel (OSC) announced in a letter to Congress...Show More Summary
The day's cable news TV ratings.
Media watcher Clay Shirky argues that instead of a gradual decline, print readership -- and as a result, print advertising -- could be headed for a cliff
Facebook's algorithm changes reinforce the fact that the site ultimately controls how news content is discovered and shared -- but publishers have no choice but to play ball
Outperforming Univision by 75% in time period
Google says YouTube ads are responsible for the company's lower recent ad pricing, and the mobile transition is no longer the drag it once was. Google reported earnings today, and it focused on YouTube's impact on the business. Google touted YouTube's ad growth, with more brands running campaigns and more people viewing ads instead of skipping them. Show More Summary
New York April 23, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the murder of a Libyan television journalist in the eastern city of Benghazi on Wednesday. Muftah al-Qatrani, 33, was shot dead in his office at Al-Anwar, the privately owned television production company he was director of, according to news reports....
Jamie Horowitz has been named President of Fox Sports National Networks, a newly-created position in a reorganized Fox Sports management team. Horowitz is a former ESPN executive who moved to NBC News last year with the intention of taking on the lead producing job at the “Today” show. Show More Summary
PBS | Current The team behind an episode of PBS’ “Finding Your Roots” that glossed over movie star Ben Affleck’s slave-owning ancestry has apologized. On Thursday, Executive Producers Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Dyllan McGee addressed...Show More Summary
Twitter launched automated ad buying for small- to medium-size businesses (SMBs) in Indonesia earlier this week after rolling out the service in other countries in recent months. But it's been three whole years since the San Francisco-based social media player debuted self-service ads in the U.S. Show More Summary
The 2015 ESPYs will not be airing on their longtime TV home of ESPN, but on sister network ABC. The ESPYs, with lead sponsor Capital One, will air live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET, Wednesday, July 15. Moving to ABC gives the awards—which recognize major sports achievements of the last year—a broader audience that is not uniquely sports-centric. Show More Summary
“Grey’s Anatomy” on THURSDAY, APRIL 30 will now be a two-hour episode from 8:00-10:01 p.m.
25-54 demographic (Live +SD) Total day: FNC: 218 | CNN: 134 | MSNBC: 63 | HLN: 83 Primetime: FNC: 322 | CNN: 171 | MSNBC: 105 | HLN: 90 4p: 5p: 6p: 7p: 8p: 9p: 10p: 11p: FNC Cavuto: 206 TheFive: 319 Baier: 282 Greta: 280 O’Reilly: 4Show More Summary
Back-to-back season premieres air Sunday, May 31st beginning at 9/8c
In an exclusive interview with NBC’s Stephanie Gosk, Dr. Mehmet Oz insists his syndicated show–criticized by a group of physicians for promoting unscientific “miracle” cures–is actually “not a medical show.” Portions of the interview...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, Al-Jazeera was forced off the air in India after the government demanded the Qatar-based news broadcaster be suspended for five days for broadcasting images of maps between 2013 and 2014 that did not display Pakistan-controlled Kashmir as separate territory....
GOP hopefuls for the White House are meeting with Republican Jewish activists in light of the disastrous Obama deal with Iran.