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Boston Explosion Coverage

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 ...

'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...

NY Post Criticized For Coverage Of Boston Bombings

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.16.2013 | Media

The New York Post has been criticized for its coverage of the Boston marathon explosions. Soon after the blasts struck on Monday afternoon, the pap...

AMAZING: 78-Year-Old Knocked Down By Explosion Gets Up, Finishes Race

AP | Posted 06.15.2013 | Media

EVERETT, Wash. -- A 78-year-old Washington state man running his third Boston Marathon was near the finish line when he was knocked down by one of two...

On Screens, Familiar And Relentless Images Of Terror

AP | By DAVID BAUDER | Posted 06.15.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Marathon explosions and their aftermath were captured in chilling images that ran as relentless tape loops of terror onli...

Conflicting Media Reports Add To Boston Confusion

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.15.2013 | Media

The confusion surrounding the Boston marathon attacks was exacerbated by a welter of conflicting media reports about everything from the number of inj...

Networks Go Wall-To-Wall With Marathon Horror

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson and Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.15.2013 | Media

Every broadcast and cable network raced to cover the horrific explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday. News of the blasts first circulated on T...