The quote is from Poplar Bluff (Missouri) city manager Heath Kaplan, and reported (behind a paywall) in today’s Daily American Republic. Sports editor Brian Rosener tells Romenesko readers: The reporter at the meeting was not Dave Silverberg. It was Donna Farley and it’s not not the first time Mr. Kaplan has called her out in … Read More
To the editor: I found it highly astonishing that, given the tone in which Brian O'Leary Bennett wrote his op-ed article on modernizing the state GOP, he has been a conservative Republican Party activist for nearly 40 years. ("California Republicans -- evolve or die," op-ed, Feb. 25)
Trust takes a lifetime to build to its fullest potential, but can explode in an instant. Ask Brian Williams. Williams' career reached its pinnacle in December 2004 when he was selected as the Managing Editor and Anchor for the NBC Nightly News program, a job he worked for 23 years to obtain. Show More Summary
In 2009, the satirical newspaper The Onion published a compilation entitled "Our Front Pages: 21 Years of Greatness, Virtue, and Moral Rectitude From America's Finest News Source." Editors chose, of all people, NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams for the task of writing a foreward.
The Bill O'Reilly dispute with Mother Jones just keeps getting more intense. For those not up to speed, the magazine's editor David Corn alleged on Thursday that the Fox News host had embellished his experiences as a CBS reporter covering wars in El Salvador and the Falkland Islands.
Suspended NBC “Nightly News” anchor and managing editor Brian Williams has resigned from the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation board of directors, according to a message on the foundation’s website. Williams had served the position since 2006. Williams steps down from the board a week into his six-month suspension from NBC News. Show More Summary
A daughter will always come to the defense of the man who raised her. As we reported earlier this month, NBC Nightly News' managing editor and anchor Brian Williams was suspended for six-months without pay for falsely claiming that he had been in a helicopter that had come under RPG fire while in Iraq in 2003. [ [...]
The Girls co-star and daughter of suspended NBC Nightly News managing editor and anchor Brian Williams broke the family silence during a Q&A with Seth Meyers on Wednesday night at New York’s 92nd St. Y, setting the Twittersphere ablaze...Show More Summary
To the editor: Once again, The Times has presented its readers with two articles on the front page that offer contrasting characteristics — this time in the delivery of the news itself. ("NBC's Brian Williams, in stunning fall from grace, gets six-month suspension," and "Jon Stewart, a...
While residents in New York and New England scramble to shovel themselves out of the latest snowstorm before the next one hits, a photo essay in the Bangor Daily News, curated by visual editor Brian Feulner, brings out the artistic side of snow-covered streets and parka-bundled Northerners. Show More Summary
Late last night NBC announced Brain Williams’ suspension without pay for 6 months from his job as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News. After he recanted a story from 2003, in which he claimed a helicopter he was riding in during the Iraq war was shot down, headlines about his journalistic and personal integrity have run rampant. […]
On Tuesday, Brian Williams was suspended for six months as anchor and managing editor of "NBC Nightly News." The network's announcement comes after Williams was forced to apologize and recant his story about being on board a helicopter forced down by RPG fire during the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Show More Summary
As we say goodbye to Brian Williams until July but more likely much longer than that, let's remember where Brian Williams was 10 days ago: - Anchor and managing editor of the #1 network newscast in the country - Owner of a $10 million dollar annual contract - Standing invitations from Letterman. Show More Summary
Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito will call for additional reductions in fines for small businesses in her State of the City address today. Brian Williams was suspended as managing editor and... To view the full story, click the title link.
After previously announcing on Saturday that he would step aside from his post as anchor of NBC Nightly News for 'the next several days,' NBC News today announced that Williams will be leaving his post as anchor and managing editor....
Brian Williams won't be back on the air at NBC for quite a while. The network said tonight it is suspending Williams as Nightly News anchor and managing editor for six months without pay for misleading the public about his experiences covering the Iraq war. NBC chief executive Steve Burke...
Brian Williams was suspended as managing editor and anchor of NBC Nightly News for six months, after disputed accounts of his reporting in Iraq in 2003 led him to retract and apologize for the... To view the full story, click the title link.
NBC says it is suspending Brian Williams as Nightly News anchor and managing editor for six months without pay for misleading the public about his experiences covering the Iraq War. Continue reading ? The post NBC suspends anchor Brian Williams for six months appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
NBC says it is suspending Brian Williams as "Nightly News" anchor and managing editor for six months without pay for misleading the public about his experiences covering the Iraq War. NBC chief executive Steve Burke said Tuesday that...Show More Summary
Whoa, whoa, whoa. NBC Nightly News' managing editor and anchor, Brian Williams recently admitted to, and then apologized for, falsely claiming that he had been in a helicopter that had come under RPG fire while in Iraq in 2003. Many wondered what kind of punishment (if any) would be meted out to Brian, and this response from [...]