President Obama’s IRS isn’t the only federal agency trying to police conservatives in American politics. Fresh off its abandoned plan to inject progressive commissars into the nation’s newsrooms, theFederal Communications Commission is...Show More Summary
She has it all- brains and beauty- and Olivia Munn brings a certain level of authenticity to her financial reporter role on “The Newsroom.” The “Attack of the Show” starlet put in a ton of research for the gig, and as it turns out she’s...Show More Summary
The end of "The Newsroom" is near. HBO renewed "The Newsroom" for a third and final season, and John Gallagher Jr., who plays Jim in the series, shared his thoughts on the ending while speaking with HuffPost Live at SXSW. While "TheShow More Summary
Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network is bringing us Linsdsay Lohan as we’ve never seen her before in a “docu-series” directed by Amy Rice (a onetime writer for Aaron Sorkin’s The Newsroom and the director of By the People: The Election of Barack...Show More Summary
Tomorrow MediabistoTV debuts its newest show called, “What’s Your Show?” where we take our cameras into cable and broadcast newsrooms and talk to the anchors and producers to find out what it takes to put their show together each day. Show More Summary
Business Insider is looking for a Graphic Design Intern to assist the newsroom's graphic designer. Projects would range from basic Photoshop requests to more creative assignments such as maps, charts and infographics. As an intern here, you'll gain valuable experience collaborating with journalists in a fast-paced and fun work environment. Show More Summary
TweetHey look, it’s “Girly-Girl“ Sarah Hashim-Waris reading the news from the (an?) LA Times newsroom: This kind of short snippet is cheesy, and yet not cheesy. Anyway, it’s surprising to see this from the LAT
As India is set to hold elections next month, journalists covering Narendra Modi, India's right-wing prime ministerial candidate, are reportedly coming under increased pressure online and in the newsroom for shedding critical light on him. Given these developments, free and independent reporting of the campaign is in doubt--as is...
I’m still waiting for the Tampa Bay Times to respond to my inquiry, too. Tampa Bay Times plans buyouts in advance of job reductions (poynter.org) Earlier: Poynter’s Tampa Bay Times to cut 10% of newsroom staff, says report (jimromenesko.com)
Boston Globe editor Brian McGrory made a series of announcements earlier today about changes and appointments inside the Globe newsroom. His memo is online at Poynter. The most important news is that the Globe’s digital paywall is being lowered to allow access to 10 free articles a month before non-subscribers are asked to pay. The […]
This farewell note went out to the Los Angeles Times newsroom today from former staff writer Sam Quinones. He's off to freelance and write books, most immediately about America's new upper middle class heroin epidemic.
A look at the (new) local newsroom from CJR:One reason the record can devote itself entirely to local news is because its parent company operates something called Thunderdome. In 2012, Digital First opened a newsroom on the 25th floor...Show More Summary
Dan Bauman, a Webster University student and KMOV-TV news intern, tells Romenesko readers: The Pope’s F-Bomb mishap made me think of this “Overheard in the Newsroom” quote. One down, one to go. 2011: You can start a story with a quote when the Pope drops an F bomb (overheardinthenewsroom.com) 2014: The Pope lets … Read More
BuzzFeed, as much as any newsroom, is the antithesis of traditional. A neon sign celebrates the Hot List, BuzzFeed's signature form. The receptionist hands new employees swag--a sweatshirt and a canvas bag decorated with a classic BuzzFeed...Show More Summary
Co-workers this weekend are remembering CNN Digital reporter Lateef Mungin, who passed away Friday after suffering a seizure in the network’s Atlanta newsroom earlier last week. Mungin was 41, and is survived by his wife and two young daughters. A California native and former Atlanta Journal-Constitution reporter, Mungin joined CNN in 2008. Show More Summary
Yesterday afternoon, Pando published a report by Mark Ames showing that eBay founder Pierre Omidyar invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in Ukrainian opposition groups involved in the overthrow of the country’s government. EvenShow More Summary
A dispute over Israel at The New Republic has spilled out of the newsroom and into the public realm, leading to questions over the magazine’s new editorial stance.
It was called the Critical Needs Study. It was voluntary. But, it would put the FCC in the newsrooms of stations it licenses. And it created an uproar over government intrusion on the First Amendment. So now the FCC is backing down. Saying the proposed newsroom study is dead on arrival. But not everyone is […]
The FCC officially canceled a survey of how communities get their news in the face of ongoing criticism.