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Tue., Dec. 2, 2014
Politico, Covering Politics & Media, Comes to New York
By Jack O'Dwyer
 
allbrittonRobert Allbritton, whose family sold TV interests for $985 million to concentrate on journalism (Politico), purchased Capital New York, focusing on politics and media. Subscribers pay $3,000 a year but some content is free.
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Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
Norris Leads Exit at NY Times
By Kevin McCauley
 
floyd norrisFloyd Norris, business columnist and 26-year veteran of the New York Times, is the most prominent staffer to accept the buyout package designed to trim 100 from the ranks of the revamping paper.
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Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
Russian TV Host Naouai, CNN's Amanpour 'Duke it Out'
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naoualRussian TV host Anissa Naouai, responded to charges of bias by CNN's Christiane Amanpour by noting Amanpour's husband is former U.S. State Dept. spokesperson James Rubin and accusing Amanpour of following the "line" of the State Dept. 15 years.

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Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
New York Times Copes with 'Furor' of MidEast Critics
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margaret sullivanNew York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan, responding to the "furor" of reader email comments on Israel/Palestine "that has practically burned through the screen," devoted a full page Nov. 23 to answering such critics.

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Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
One Journalist Group Thrives; Another is Near Death
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extraThe Committee to Protect Journalists last week boosted its $15 million kitty by $2.7M while Fairness & Accuracy in Media Reporting said it faces extinction in 2015.

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Wed., Nov. 26, 2014
1M+ Raised at CPJ Dinner in NYC
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CPJ AwardeesMore than $1 million was raised last night at a black-tie dinner of the Committee to Protect Journalists at the Waldorf-Astoria.
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Tue., Nov. 25, 2014
NYT Names Innovation Czar
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kinsey wilsonThe New York Times has named Kinsey Wilson editor for innovation and strategy, a new position. He will join the paper in February.
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Mon., Nov. 24, 2014
Financial Writers Tweak Christie, Marijuana, Herbalife at 2014 'Follies'
By Greg Hazley
 
folliesThe New York Financial Writers Association skewered Bank of America, Chris Christie, Pimco, the marijuana boom, and Herbalife, among other targets, at the group’s annual Financial Follies Nov. 21 at Manhattan’s Marriott Marquis.
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Mon., Nov. 24, 2014
Blog: Murdoch Gets Close Shave at News Corp.
By Kevin McCauley
 
rupert murdochRupert Murdoch is losing his iron grip on News Corp. as evidences by shareholder revolt, which is receiving big play in Australia and UK but scant coverage here.
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Fri., Nov. 21, 2014
Aereo Files Chapter 11
By Greg Hazley
 
aereoAereo, the three-year-old streaming TV service that lost a key Supreme Court battle earlier this year, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Nov. 21.
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Thu., Nov. 20, 2014
UN To Spin Off News Agency
By Kevin McCauley
 
irinThe United Nations plans a 2015 re-launch of its Irin humanitarian news agency as an independent non-profit organization.
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Thu., Nov. 20, 2014
CPI Blog Shames 'No Comment' Officials
By Greg Hazley
 
CPIThe Center for Public Integrity has created a blog to list officials in public and private institutions who refuse to comment to reporters.
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Wed., Nov. 19, 2014
Richert Cops Media Maven Post at Golin
By Kevin McCauley
 
ryan richertRyan Richert will join Golin as executive director of global media on Jan. 1, responsible for talent across the Interpublic's network.
Category: Media News
Thu., Nov. 13, 2014
Nelson Takes PBS News/PA Post
By Kevin McCauley
 
Marie Nelson moved to PBS as VP-news & public affairs effective Nov. 10, reporting to Beth Hoppe, chief programming executive and general manager of general audience programming.
Category: Media News
Tue., Nov. 11, 2014
Limbaugh Threatens to Sue DCCC Over Ads
By Greg Hazley
 
rush limbaughDigital media guru Brian Glicklich is drumming up PR support for Rush Limbaugh's legal threat against the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee over what the radio host says are the DCC's editing of his comments about sexual assault.
Category: Media News
Tue., Nov. 11, 2014
AOL Quits ALEC
By Kevin McCauley
 
alecAOL has cut its ties to the American Legislative Exchange Council, according to the liberal Common Cause activist group.
Category: Media News
Wed., Nov. 5, 2014
Media People on the Move
By Kevin McCauley
 
Kevin ReillyFox Alum Takes Turner Post; Dreamworks' Snider Shifts to 20th Century Fox; Raven Flies from A+E; Atavist's Homans Joins NYT Mag...
Category: Media News
Thu., Oct. 30, 2014
NYT Co. Shaves Loss
By Kevin McCauley
 
The New York Times Co. today reported a $12.4M Q3 net loss, down 48.8 percent from last year's $24.2M deficit. Revenues inched ahead 0.8 percent to $364.7M.
Category: Media News
Wed., Oct. 29, 2014
Media: Guardian Goes Native, Newshour Joins with The Atlantic, more...
By Kevin McCauley
 
Guardian goes native; Warren exits NYT Co; Newshour joins forces with The Atlantic; NPR Pairs environmental staff; Twitter's revenues, losses soar...
Category: Media News
Wed., Oct. 29, 2014
Burson-Marsteller's Baer Elected PBS Chair
By Kevin McCauley
 
don baerDon Baer, Burson-Marsteller CEO, speechwriter for President Clinton and political reporter for US News & World Report, has been elected chair of Pubic Broadcasting Service.
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