- Amos Lynch Sr., a founder of black newspapers, remembered Updated: Aug-02-15 1:20 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Family and friends have said their goodbyes to a journalist known as the "godfather" in Columbus' black community.
- Newspaper: Police mostly side with officers on use of force Updated: Aug-02-15 1:08 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A newspaper review of law enforcement agencies across central Ohio found that officers were almost always found to be justified in more than 3,000 use-of-force incidents occurring over a four-year period.
- Newspaper: Trial of former Vanderbilt players cost $111,000 Updated: Aug-01-15 10:40 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A newspaper's analysis shows the rape trial of two former Vanderbilt football players and the subsequent mistrial in the case cost taxpayers more than $111,000.
- Fort Huachuca newspaper folds after 60 years Updated: Aug-01-15 6:13 am
SIERRA VISTA, Arizona - Fort Huachuca's official newspaper, which has put out a weekly issue for more than 60 years, has ceased publication.
- Stories, storytellers link family to author Norman Maclean Updated: Aug-01-15 5:05 am
BILLINGS, Montana - As a 25-year-old college graduate working three part-time jobs to afford living in Chicago in 1980, Jane Moses received an unusual offer for a fourth part-time task -- to help author Norman Maclean type his handwritten notes for his book "Young Men and Fire."
- Newspaper: LePage staff involved in budget discussions Updated: Jul-30-15 6:07 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage's staff was engaged with lawmakers during behind-the-scenes budget negotiations even as the governor railed against legislative leaders and said he had "no clue" what they were going to adopt, a newspaper reported Thursday.
- Meeting in federal case on sex offender lockup ruled private Updated: Jul-30-15 5:18 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - When Gov. Mark Dayton, top legislators and other public officials head into a federal courthouse next month to discuss Minnesota's embattled sex offender program, the assembly will be closed to the public.
- Post Register newspaper up for sale with 3 other papers Updated: Jul-30-15 2:53 pm
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - Post. Co. President Jerry Brady says the family-owned business that includes the Post Register and three other Idaho newspapers is for sale and there's an interested buyer.
- Jon Stewart signing off 'Daily Show' fake newscast for real Updated: Jul-30-15 1:31 pm
NEW YORK - After more than 16 years and nearly 2,600 telecasts, Jon Stewart can feel proud of his scads of Emmys and his pair of Peabody Awards, his cultural gravitas (he hung with the Prez, both on and off the air!), even his reprobate status at Fox News.
- A few stellar 'Daily Show' alums (besides Jon Stewart) Updated: Jul-30-15 1:28 pm
NEW YORK - You want a great career in comedy? Start by landing a job as a correspondent on "The Daily Show"! Under Jon Stewart's 16-year-long run as host, it became one of TV's best launching pads.
- 3 UVa graduates sue Rolling Stone over retracted rape story Updated: Jul-30-15 2:46 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author Wednesday, court records show.
- St. Bernard News opens office in Chalmette Updated: Jul-29-15 5:12 pm
CHALMETTE, Louisiana - The St. Bernard News, a weekly community broadsheet, has opened an office in Chalmette after years of running its operations out of Jefferson Parish.
- New publisher named for Capital Journal newspaper in Pierre Updated: Jul-29-15 10:33 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - A veteran Midwestern newspaper executive has been named publisher of the Capital Journal in Pierre.
- John D. Smith Jr. named managing editor of Cumberland paper Updated: Jul-28-15 6:10 pm
CUMBERLAND, Maryland - John D. Smith Jr. has been named managing editor of The Cumberland Times-News.
- Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers Updated: Jul-28-15 8:08 am
The Herald Times (Bloomington). July 23, 2015
- Detained Post reporter's lawyer in Iran asks for his release Updated: Jul-28-15 6:17 am
TEHRAN, Iran - The lawyer of detained Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian said Tuesday her client should be freed in the wake of the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, Iranian media reported.
- 9 to be inducted into Tennessee Journalism Hall of Fame Updated: Jul-27-15 5:05 am
MURFREESBORO, Tennessee - Former Associated Press executive Kent Flanagan is among nine people being inducted posthumously into the Tennessee Journalism Hall of Fame Aug. 11 in Murfreesboro.
- Trump campaign bans Iowa newspaper from event Updated: Jul-24-15 11:04 pm
WASHINGTON - The Des Moines Register says Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has denied press credentials to its reporters after the newspaper published an editorial calling on the billionaire businessman to end his campaign.
- New editor named for The Cincinnati Enquirer Updated: Jul-23-15 6:52 pm
CINCINNATI - The Cincinnati Enquirer has named a journalism center director and Pulitzer Prize-winning editor to lead the Ohio newspaper.
- San Diego's Daily Transcript to close after nearly 130 years Updated: Jul-23-15 12:26 am
SAN DIEGO - The Daily Transcript of San Diego said Wednesday it will publish its last edition Sept. 1, ending a nearly 130-year run in the newspaper business.
- Washington Post seeks UN agency help in freeing reporter Updated: Jul-22-15 1:27 pm
WASHINGTON - The Washington Post has filed an urgent petition with the United Nations in the hopes that the institution will pressure Iran to release journalist Jason Rezaian, the newspaper's top editor and lawyers told U.S. reporters on Wednesday.
- South Florida bank signs agreement with Cuban bank Updated: Jul-22-15 10:04 am
POMPANO BEACH, Florida - A South Florida bank announced it is setting up a correspondent banking relationship with a Cuban financial institution.
- Newspaper seeks locations of chickenpox outbreaks Updated: Jul-21-15 5:55 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - The Portland Press Herald on Tuesday sued the Maine Department of Health and Human Services over its refusal to identify schools where chickenpox outbreaks occurred.
- 2 Myanmar newspaper editors fined for insulting president Updated: Jul-21-15 8:58 am
YANGON, Myanmar - A Myanmar court on Tuesday fined two editors of a weekly newspaper 1 million kyat ($809) each after finding them guilty of violating the country's media law by insulting the president.
- Charleston's 2 newspapers combine newsroom operations Updated: Jul-20-15 5:58 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The Charleston Daily Mail and The Charleston Gazette have combined their newsroom operations into one newspaper.