In the nine years since its founding, ProPublica has established a sterling reputation and racked up awards for its deeply-reported investigative pieces. Yesterday, the nonprofit newsroom announced the next phase in its evolution: the upcoming launch of an Illinois unit, focusing on stories in Chicago and around the state. Show More Summary
Like many others, Good Girls Revolt star Genevieve Angelson was blindsided last week when Amazon unceremoniously pulled the plug on the Mad Men–esque '60s newsroom drama shortly into its first season. "It doesn't make any sense," Angelson, who starred on the show as aspiring reporter Patti, said on Monday at Equality Now's ... More »
he post-election media merry-go-round is upon us. Every four years, as outlets take stock of their newsrooms and draft their strategies for covering the new administration, they also cast a wandering eye around the industry, snapping up talents who have distinguished themselves over the course of the campaign. Show More Summary
'The West Wing' and "The Newsroom' creator will get the WGAW's Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for his achievement in television writing. read more
For the last several days, the aroma of freshly baked cookies has been wafting out of the Test Kitchen into the newsroom. It’s cookie time again at the Food section. This year, over 100 entries were submitted in our sixth Los Angeles Times Holiday Cookie Bake-Off, and almost 20,000 votes were cast...
On Tuesday afternoon, CNN Newsroom and The Situation Room both ran reports highlighting liberal groups that went public with a letter attacking National Security Advisor-designate, retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn for havingShow More Summary
The much-lauded investigative newsroom ProPublica, a pioneer in the realm of non-profit journalism, has announced it is expanding to Illinois in the new year. [ more › ]
On Monday's CNN Newsroom, The Daily Beast's Dean Obeidallah bewailed the apparent power of "fake news," particularly after the Sunday shooting at a Washington, D.C. restaurant at the center of the "Pizzagate" issue. Obeidallah proposed...Show More Summary
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TheRoot.com's Jason Johnson unleashed on Donald Trump on Friday's CNN Newsroom, after the President-Elect called for unity at his Thursday rally in Ohio: "I don't believe anything that Donald Trump says about unity. I can see that from the administration that he's picked. Show More Summary
In a heated discussion on CNN Newsroom Saturday, commentator Symone Sanders battled Republican operative Betsy McCaughey when McCaughey tried to whitewash the Donald Trump 2016 campaign’s use of racial prejudice as an engine to drive votes. The talk initially centered around the blowup...
Throughout the 2016 election, newsrooms struggled with the appropriate way to define “alt-right”—the fringe right-wing movement that helped propel Donald Trump to the presidency. Now, as news organizations adjust to a future with President Trump, the New York Times standards editor is issuing...
Amazon has quelled the Good Girls Revolt: Barely a month after its launch, the streaming network has canceled Dana Calvo’s period drama about a group of female journalists battling newsroom sexism at a 1969 newsmagazine, a source with knowledge of the decision tells Vulture. It’s a swift and somewhat stunning decision ... More »
On Thursday's CNN Newsroom, Carol Costello hyped the possible impact to taxpayers for President-Elect Donald Trump's role in getting Carrier to stay in Indiana: "Donald Trump delivering on his vow to save Carrier jobs, and his economic...Show More Summary
Does Facebook need to clean up its act? Can newsrooms overcome the longstanding culture clash between tech and editorial? And what about coverage of those Trump tweets? We discuss all that and more on The Kicker, where I'm joined this week by CJR Tow Editor Nausicaa Renner and special guest Emily Bell, director of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism. Subscribe...
On Wednesday's CNN Newsroom, host Brianna Keilar devoted a full segment to a college student in Michigan who will be an elector for Donald Trump when the Electoral College meets, and gave attention to his experience of receiving death threats from some who want him to change his vote. Show More Summary
On Tuesday afternoon, CNN Newsroom expressed discomfort and promptly went into spin mode for Planned Parenthood as host Brooke Baldwin and two panelists shouted down Trump supporter Steve Cortes for alluding to the Planned Parenthood...Show More Summary
Carol Costello broke the news during CNN Newsroom at 10:13 a.m. ET.
It's a girl! Alison Pill, known for her role on HBO's The Newsroom, is the proud mother of her first child. Pill, 30, made the announcement on Friday via a sweet Instagram shot of her happy family, including actor-husband Joshua Leonard, 41, and newborn Wilder Grace Leonard, who was born just days before Thanksgiving, on Nov. Show More Summary
The Telegraph in the UK has been implementing and experimenting with innovative tools, ranging from interactive embeds to a robot live-blogger, to boost engagement, efficiency and creativity in the newsroom. Read more...