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Boston Bombing Coverage

Brian Stelter: Media May Have 'Overreacted To The Attacks In Boston'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 12.29.2013 | Media

Brian Stelter knew that his argument would not go over well before he even said it during "CNN Newsroom" on Friday. "This might be an unpopular opi...

CBS Reporter Draws Praise For Boston Coverage

AP | By DAVID BAUDER | Posted 06.29.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — If John Miller had scheduled an earlier flight, the CBS News coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath would have be...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows How Americans Rate Media's Boston Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 04.24.2013 | Media

Americans have mostly positive views of the way the media performed in covering the Boston Marathon bombings, according to two new polls released this...

Fox News Attacks Muslims Relentlessly In Wake Of Boston Bombing

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.24.2013 | Media

In the days following the Boston Marathon bombings, Fox News has become a haven for talk about the extreme threats posed to the United States by Musli...

John King: I'm Embarrassed By My Boston Errors

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.23.2013 | Media

In an interview on Tuesday, CNN's John King said that he was very embarrassed about his reporting mistakes during the Boston bombings. King had pe...

Fox News Host: Let's Bar Muslim Students From Coming Here

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.23.2013 | Media

Fox News liberal Bob Beckel had some policy ideas about Muslims on Tuesday's edition of "The Five." Beckel and his co-hosts were talking about the ...

Chicago Tribune Buys Boston Globe Pizza And Our Hearts Melt

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.22.2013 | Media

Finally, some Boston journalism news we can smile about. The Boston Globe proved both resilient and resourceful during the marathon bombing crisis,...

Tom Brokaw On Boston Bombing Suspect: 'He's Also A Muslim'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.22.2013 | Media

NBC's Tom Brokaw and MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry had differing approaches to the fact that suspected Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is a Muslim. ...

Murdoch Defends Post's Coverage

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.20.2013 | Media

Rupert Murdoch issued a belated defense of the New York Post's coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings on Saturday. The paper has been besieged wi...

AMAZING: Website Inserts Fake 'Apology' Into Copies Of The NY Post

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.20.2013 | Media

The New York Post may have been roundly criticized for its coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings. It may have been tarred and feathered for, am...

NBC's Boston Triumph

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.19.2013 | Media

NBC capped off a winning week of reporting on the Boston Marathon bombings by being the first network to report the capture of Dzhokar Tsarnaev, the l...

WATCH: Boston Police Have Tense Clash With Reporters

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.19.2013 | Media

Journalists had a series of tense clashes with police officers as they moved in on the suspect in the Boston bombing case. Police repeatedly told repo...

Pete Williams Is The Reporting Hero Of The Boston Bombings

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.19.2013 | Media

NBC's Pete Williams has emerged as the reporter out in front of all the rest during the coverage of the Boston bombing. Williams famously stuck to ...

'APPALLING': NY Post's 'New Low'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung and Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.18.2013 | Media

The New York Post once again found itself in trouble after it published front-page photos of two men on Thursday who it said were being searched for i...

Sharpton Tears Into John King: 'Shameful'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.18.2013 | Media

MSNBC hosts Al Sharpton and Chris Hayes tore into CNN's John King on Thursday for his botched reporting on the Boston bombing suspect--and, especially...

CNN Walks Back Arrest Reports

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.17.2013 | Media

CNN and other outlets found themselves with egg on their face when they reported that an arrest had been made in the Boston bombings and were then for...

CNN, NBC Fight Over Whether Arrest Has Been Made

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.17.2013 | Media

On Wednesday afternoon, multiple media outlets reported that an arrest had been made in the Boston bombing--and multiple other outlets said that none ...

'Let Me Go To School, Dude': The Media And The 'Saudi National'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.17.2013 | Media

Media outlets are being faulted for their handling of the so-called "Saudi national" who was eventually cleared of any connection in the Boston bombin...

PHOTO: Time's Shocking Boston Bombing Cover

Posted 06.17.2013 | Media

Time published a devastating preview on Tuesday of its special edition about the Boston bombings. The issue is a tablet-only one. It will be releas...

WATCH: Amy Goodman Speaks Out On Boston Bombing

Posted 06.16.2013 | Media

"Democracy Now" host Amy Goodman appeared on HuffPost Live on Tuesday to talk about the media's approach to the military--and to the bombings in Bosto...