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AP CEO Levels Grave Accusations At DOJ

AP | By JENNIFER C. KERR | Posted 08.19.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department violated its own rules when it secretly seized records for thousands of phone calls to and from journalists...

WATCH: CBS News Reporter Is 'Outraged'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.17.2013 | Media

CBS News' Sharyl Attkisson appeared on "CBS This Morning" on Monday and said she was "outraged" by her computer being hacked. Shortly after the As...

Frogs in Water About Our Freedoms

Tiziana Dearing | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics
Tiziana Dearing

Three converging trends put me on common ground with your average Tea Party member for the first time in my liberal-New-England-elite life: government action, technological advancement and American attitude.

College Media Often Feel The Associated Press' Pain

USA Today | Posted 05.20.2013 | College

When the Justice Department secretly seized phone records of Associated Press reporters and editors, the AP got a taste of what many college journalis...

AP CEO: DOJ's Seizure Of Phone Records Was 'Unconstitutional'

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 07.19.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON — The president and chief executive officer of The Associated Press on Sunday called the government's secret seizure of two months of...

Michael Calderone

Press Scandal Raises Huge Questions For The Future

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.19.2013 | Media

NEW YORK –- In 1971, Max Frankel, then-Washington bureau chief of The New York Times, described how journalists and government officials routinely w...

So Cable News Apparently Hates The Turkish Prime Minister

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson and Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.16.2013 | Media

President Obama's press conference on Thursday was filled with news, and cable news networks naturally covered every bit of what he said about the IRS...

Don't Forget: Leakers of Classified Information Are Criminals

David Schanzer | Posted 07.16.2013 | Media
David Schanzer

The media claims an unfettered right to communicate with "confidential sources" in the government who are providing them with classified information. The media calls them whistle blowers. But there is another word for these individuals -- criminals.

WATCH: Maddow Calls Out Obama

Posted 05.16.2013 | Media

Rachel Maddow called out President Obama for "sort of changing his mind" on the issue of a federal shield law once he became president. Maddow reac...

AP Scoop That Prompted DOJ Probe Only Ran After CIA Signed Off

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.16.2013 | Media

Attorney General Eric Holder said on Tuesday that the leak that precipitated the Justice Department's secret probe of the Associated Press had "put th...

Pentagon Papers Lawyer: Obama's Worse Than Nixon

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.15.2013 | Media

On Tuesday, White House spokesman Jay Carney batted away the notion that the Obama administration is behaving like Richard Nixon's. "People who mak...

Media Organizations Protest DOJ

Posted 05.14.2013 | Media

More than 50 news media organizations penned a letter to the Department of Justice on Tuesday protesting its decision to secretly obtain months of Ass...

Ryan J. Reilly

Eric Holder On AP Phone Records Subpoena: Trust Us

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top advisers to the president defended the Obama administration on Tuesday from criticism that it had drastically over-extended its auth...

Holder Removed Himself From Decision To Subpoena AP

AP | By PETE YOST | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday defended the Justice Department's secret examination of Associated Press phone records tho...

Jason Linkins

Republicans Mad DoJ Carried Out Probe Of Media That They Demanded Last Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

If you're wondering why the Department of Justice has been paging through two months' worth of various Associated Press journalists' phone records, yo...

Priebus Calls For Holder's Resignation After Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus called for Attorney General Eric Holder's resignation Tuesday, saying Holder had "trampled on th...

Michael Calderone

Justice Department Seizes AP Journalists' Phone Records

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.14.2013 | Media

NEW YORK –- The Associated Press revealed Monday that the Justice Department secretly obtained two months of reporter and editor phone records from ...