New polling from the nonpartisan Pew Research Center found that 62 percent of Americans viewed the Republican Party as favoring the rich, compared to 26 percent who see Republicans as favoring the middle class, and 2 percent who see them as favoring the poor. Show More Summary
Police officers used tear gas against residents of the Greek island of Kos, who protest against proposed establishment of a screening center for refugees in their locality, according to local media.
The Japanese government has established a special center to collect data on the eruption of Japan’s Sakurajima volcano that occurred earlier in the day, local media reported Friday.
More than 90 percent of American adults followed the 2016 presidential election in some medium or another last week, according to a report released today by the Pew Research Center. Among survey respondents who said they had learned about the election, 24 percent said cable news was the most helpful way for them to follow...
On one day each year when the calendar rings up as national signing day, the fax machine becomes the center of the universe for college football fans, players, staff members, coaches and even media members. Such was the case once again...Show More Summary
Mayo Clinic team members are raising their hands to raise awareness on World Cancer Day. The goal of the "Talking Hands" social media project is to create a global conversation about cancer education and research. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Jeff Olsen shows you a few ways the Mayo Clinic Cancer Education Program supports these initiatives every […]
"The first Super Bowl was always our holy grail of lost sports programs," a curator at the Paley Center for Media tells the New York Times. Well, it's not lost anymore, having been found by Troy Haupt in the attic of his childhood home in North Carolina. The only recording...
Media Matters and a coalition of activists, leaders, and advocates are calling on the media to stop enabling the attacks of the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) against Planned Parenthood and legal access to abortion and reproductive health care. Show More Summary
Frank and Martin discuss the opening of the First Hill Streetcar, a rail tunnel for Ballard, the upcoming U-Link meetup, and whether the proposed Renton Transit Center is a good idea. https://media.blubrry.com/seattletransitblog/s3.amazonaws.com/stb-wp/wp-content/podcasts/STB_podcast_9.mp3
It’s the worst and most obvious political snow job in history. The media uses Donald Trump for ratings. Donald Trump uses the media to keep himself front and center in the Republican field, and as an object of two minutes’ hate for his crowd. Show More Summary
Peyton Manning answers all sorts of questions at the Super Bowl Opening Night media day held at SAP Center on Monday evening (February 1) in San Jose, Calif. The 39-year-old star quarterback of the Denver Broncos was most asked about the possibility of his retirement after Super Bowl 50. “I don’t know the answer to [...]
Reporters were guided by police escort from San Francisco down to the media center in San Jose yesterday and, according to the San Jose Mercury-News the escorts will continue during the week. While the reporters tweeted about how awesome their escorts were (yes, really, they did), it got me wondering who’s paying for all this. All of San Francisco, as it turns out. Read more...
Last October, Jay Z was photographed exiting Samsung’s Silicon Valley offices, where he’d reportedly taken a meeting with Daren Tsui, the vice president of music at Samsung Media Solutions Center. That bit of news led to speculation that Jay was in talks with Samsung to sell his newly acquired streaming service, Tidal, to the South […]
Russia is preparing to conduct an official military inspection in Turkey, Sergei Ryzhkov, head of Russia’s National Nuclear Risk Reduction Center, told the media.
All NFL players are trying to get that ring, but at Monday’s Super Bowl Opening Night, Aqib Talib was all about the bling. The Denver Broncos cornerback showed off an $80,000 watch during the media extravaganza at SAP Center in San Jose. Aqib Talib's Rolex watch, which he called an "$80,000 Rolley" https://t.co/r0n5xzoo79 pic.twitter.com/oCWKm7o4Xw — Mike Sando, […]
Puppets, dancing leprechauns and hundreds of reporters searching for soundbites. Welcome to the Super Bowl opening night. Monday's event in the SAP Center in San Jose was the inaugural Super Bowl opening night, a prime-time version of the traditional Tuesday media day. Show More Summary
There were thousands of media members at the SAP Center in San Jose on Monday night, but there's no doubt that Austin Denton was the cream of the crop. The 14-year-old drew plenty of rave reviews for his interview of Denver Broncos quarterback...Show More Summary
After last year's Oscars, Zendaya was the center of a media frenzy for calling out Giuliana Rancic's "ignorant" comments about her dreadlocks! So it's no surprise the Disney darling is weighing in on this year's #OscarsSoWhite controversy, noting the lack of minority representation in this year's nominees "feels like a step backwards." Photo: Zendaya Announced As The [...]
Seven Bucks Productions, co-founded by Dwayne Johnson and Dany Garcia, is partnering with Mr. Olympia, LLC, a division of American Media Inc. (AMI), to bring bodybuilding center stage. The production… READ ON
This story is from the Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative media organization in Washington, D.C. Read more of its investigations on the influence of money in politics or follow it on Twitter. More than...Show More Summary