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  • Kuwait court shuts 2 newspapers over coup articles 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 2:28 pm
  • KUWAIT CITY - A Kuwaiti court has temporarily suspended the publication of two independent newspapers over articles about a secret probe into allegations of a coup plot to overthrow the Gulf monarchy's government, the official state news agency reported Sunday.

  • Laramie newspaper publisher to resign 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 4:04 pm
  • LARAMIE, Wyoming - The publisher and editor of the Laramie Boomerang is resigning to become the CEO of the Colorado Press Association and Sync2 Media.

  • Mixed feelings for Garcia Marquez in hometown 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 11:34 pm
  • ARACATACA, Colombia - Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels.

  • US newspaper industry revenue fell 2.6 pct in 2013 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 4:55 pm
  • NEW YORK - U.S. newspaper industry revenue fell last year, as increases in circulation revenue weren't high enough to make up for shrinking demand for print advertising, an industry trade group said Friday.

  • In '1971,' an analog precursor to NSA, Snowden 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 10:50 am
  • NEW YORK - A trove of government documents reveals widespread domestic surveillance of Americans. Leaked revelations hit the front pages of newspapers. A powerful governmental agency is brought under scrutiny.

  • School district spent $43K suing Laramie newspaper 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 10:31 pm
  • LARAMIE, Wyoming - The Albany County school district says it spent $43,000 on legal fees in a lawsuit against the Laramie Daily Boomerang over access to records of an employee survey.

  • 2 long-time friends discuss the First Amendment 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 9:30 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The legality of government surveillance is likely to come before the Supreme Court someday, and Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg appear less than thrilled at the prospect.

  • Newspaper company buys 2 Tucson publications 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 7:28 pm
  • TUCSON, Arizona - The owner of the East Valley Tribune is buying two Tucson publications from Wick Communications in a deal that expands the company's publishing footprint in southern Arizona.

  • Tom Berman named deputy for AP's Central Region 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 3:34 pm
  • CHICAGO - Tom Berman, a veteran editor and leader at The Associated Press who has directed coverage of stories ranging from air disasters, terror attacks and the ongoing unrest in Ukraine, has been named the cooperative's new deputy editor for the U.S. Central Region, overseeing the AP's journalism in 14 states in middle America.

  • 5 newspapers suspended in Ivory Coast 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 10:28 am
  • ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - Five Ivory Coast newspapers whose publications have been temporarily suspended are denouncing the measure.

  • Perelman may back union bid for Philly newspapers 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:04 pm
  • WILMINGTON, Delaware - Philadelphia newspaper employees hope to mount a bid in the latest sale of their company with help from local philanthropist Raymond Perelman, the papers' union chief told a judge Wednesday.

  • New Los Angeles newspaper hits the streets 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 5:46 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - A new daily newspaper has hit the streets of Los Angeles.

  • Ex-editor admits hearing hacked voicemails in 2004 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:59 pm
  • LONDON - Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson acknowledged for the first time Wednesday that he listened to hacked voicemail messages while he was editor of the tabloid.

  • Excerpts from recent Indiana newspaper editorials 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:53 pm
  • The Journal Gazette. April 15, 2014.

  • Kansas Newspaper Hall of Fame inductees 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:56 pm
  • MANHATTAN, Kansas - Former Harris Enterprises executive John Lee and former newspaper publisher and Wichita State University educator Les Anderson have been inducted into the Kansas Newspaper Hall of Fame.

  • New LA newspaper embraces print in digital world 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 4:21 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - Aaron Kushner believes he can launch and grow a print newspaper in a world gone digital.

  • Media group names award after AP's Niedringhaus 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 1:46 pm
  • NEW YORK - A women's media group has created a new award for courage honoring Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, who was killed on assignment in Afghanistan, the group announced Tuesday.

  • Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for bombing coverage 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 6:44 am
  • NEW YORK - An award that usually is met with cheers and jubilation instead came with a moment of silence, as The Boston Globe won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for its "exhaustive and empathetic" coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt that followed.

  • MS Ethics board: Text messages are public records 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 9:31 pm
  • TUPELO, Mississippi - Public officials' text messages about government business are public records, the Mississippi Ethics Commission says.

  • Kevin Siers of Charlotte Observer wins Pulitzer 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:59 pm
  • CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Kevin Siers has continued a tradition of Pulitzer Prizes for cartoonists at The Charlotte Observer.

  • The New York Times sweeps photography Pulitzers 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:47 pm
  • NEW YORK - The New York Times' assistant managing editor for photography says the paper's sweep of the photo categories in this year's Pulitzer Prizes shows "the breadth and scope" of their work.

  • Gazette's Philipps wins Pulitzer for vets' stories 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:58 pm
  • DENVER - A Gazette journalist who won the Pulitzer Prize for national reporting Monday said he hopes the honor will bring even more attention to traumatized combat veterans across the country who are struggling like the men he wrote about in Colorado Springs.

  • NY lawmaker calls Pulitzer decision 'disgraceful' 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:05 pm
  • MINEOLA, New York - The head of the House Homeland Security subcommittee on counterterrorism and intelligence calls the decision to award a Pulitzer Prize in the NSA leaking case "disgraceful."

  • Snowden says Pulitzer Prize is a 'vindication' 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:05 pm
  • NEW YORK - National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says giving the Pulitzer Prize in public service to those who reported on the U.S. government's sweeping surveillance efforts is "vindication."

  • Philly Inquirer architecture critic wins Pulitzer 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:01 pm
  • PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Inquirer's architecture writer, Inga Saffron, won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for criticism on Monday for work the awards committee said blended "expertise, civic passion and sheer readability into arguments that consistently stimulate and surprise."