- 2 Turkish journalists jailed over Syria smuggling reports Updated: Nov-26-15 4:11 pm
ANKARA, Turkey - In new blow to media freedoms in Turkey, a court on Thursday ordered two prominent opposition journalists jailed pending trial over charges of willingly aiding an armed group and of espionage for revealing state secrets for their reports on alleged arms smuggling to Syria.
- Source: Alibaba in talks to buy Hong Kong's SCMP newspaper Updated: Nov-26-15 1:09 am
HONG KONG - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is in talks to buy Hong Kong's leading English language newspaper, the South China Morning Post, a person with knowledge of the potential deal said Thursday.
- AP Sports adds a supervisor and new writers in DC and Boston Updated: Nov-25-15 1:36 pm
NEW YORK - The Associated Press has filled three positons crucial to sports coverage in the U.S.
- Excerpts from recent North Dakota editorials Updated: Nov-25-15 10:47 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The Daily News, Wahpeton, Nov. 23, 2015
- Indian media say paramilitary force is curtailing freedom Updated: Nov-25-15 7:56 am
GAUHATI, India - Indian media and a rights group accused a paramilitary force on Wednesday of attempting to curtail press freedom by asking newspapers in an insurgency-hit northeastern state to stop publishing statements from a banned rebel group.
- Recent editorials from Texas newspapers Updated: Nov-24-15 8:31 pm
The Dallas Morning News. Nov. 23, 2015.
- Metro Phoenix transit CEO resigns amid expense report probe Updated: Nov-24-15 7:53 pm
PHOENIX - The CEO of the Phoenix metropolitan area's bus and light-rail systems announced his resignation Tuesday amid a newspaper's investigation into his expense reports, which included first-class flights and expensive dinner and hotel tabs.
- Excerpts from recent editorials by newspapers in Illinois Updated: Nov-24-15 10:33 am
November 23, 2015
- Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers Updated: Nov-23-15 9:01 am
Omaha World-Herald. Nov. 20, 2015
- Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers Updated: Nov-23-15 9:01 am
The Des Moines Register. Nov. 20, 2015
- Yale senior Isaac Stanley-Becker wins Rhodes scholarship Updated: Nov-22-15 2:53 pm
WASHINGTON - Yale University senior Isaac Stanley-Becker has been awarded a 2016 Rhodes scholarship to Oxford University, where he'll study economics and social history.
- Iran sentences US journalist to prison Updated: Nov-22-15 1:43 pm
TEHRAN, Iran - Iran has sentenced detained Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian to an unspecified prison term following his conviction last month on charges that include espionage, Iranian state TV reported Sunday.
- James Lagier, former AP bureau chief, has died Updated: Nov-21-15 5:03 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - James C. Lagier, a former Associated Press bureau chief in the U.S. and Japan whose four-decade career included covering nuclear tests in the Pacific, filing the bulletin on Robert F. Kennedy's death and overseeing AP's reporting of the 1995 Kobe earthquake that killed more than 6,000 people, has died.
- Austin Kiplinger, journalist and publisher, dies at 97 Updated: Nov-21-15 11:49 am
WASHINGTON - Austin Kiplinger, the longtime chairman and editor-in-chief of a financial publishing company that bore his name, has died, his son said. He was 97.
- In any ensemble, Mark Ruffalo is still standing out Updated: Nov-20-15 2:12 pm
NEW YORK - Is there any better team player in movies than Mark Ruffalo?
- Museum puts 1840 newspapers edited by Abraham Lincoln online Updated: Nov-20-15 4:02 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is making copies of a campaign newspaper edited by Lincoln and other politicians available online for the first time.
- UA students, school newspaper are pranked by ASU students Updated: Nov-18-15 8:00 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - For decades, students at Arizona State and Arizona have tried to prank each other in the days leading up to their annual football game.
- GQ publisher in contempt of court over UK hacking coverage Updated: Nov-18-15 12:56 pm
LONDON - The publisher of GQ magazine, Conde Nast Publications Ltd., was found guilty of contempt of court in Britain on Wednesday because of its coverage of the News of The World phone hacking trial.
- Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers Updated: Nov-18-15 9:22 am
The Indianapolis Star. Nov. 13, 2015.
- AP names new Colorado statehouse reporter Updated: Nov-09-15 5:45 pm
DENVER - The Associated Press has named Rockies region news editor Jim Anderson as its new Statehouse reporter in Denver, covering the Legislature, politics and government for Colorado.
- Photographer retraces Bob Marshall's wilderness trek Updated: Nov-07-15 1:09 pm
GREAT FALLS, Montana - Bob Marshall hiked 288 miles over eight days through the northwestern Montana wilderness in 1928.
- Jury overturns Little Rock housing director's FOI conviction Updated: Nov-07-15 11:48 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A jury has overturned the conviction of Little Rock's housing director for violating the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
- On trail of reporters, film puts 'Spotlight' on journalism Updated: Nov-07-15 9:21 am
NEW YORK - A group of Boston Globe reporters and editors recently gathered in New York to celebrate the premiere of Tom McCarthy's drama about their Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting of the Catholic priest sex abuse scandal. When asked why "Spotlight" - the film named after their investigative team - has earned their respect, they respond in an eager chorus.
- EIU student newspaper celebrates turning 100 Updated: Nov-07-15 4:01 am
CHARLESTON, Illinois - The student-run newspaper at Eastern Illinois University is celebrating its 100th birthday with a gathering for former staff members Saturday.
- Media outlets sue Kansas governor in open records lawsuit Updated: Nov-05-15 1:34 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - Three media organizations are suing Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and two others in his administration under the Kansas Open Records Act, seeking the public disclosure of documents related to the appointment of a magistrate judge to replace another who retired before the end of his term.