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Wisconsin Police Chief Accused Of Harassing Tea Party Protester

Associated Press | Todd Richmond | Posted 07.18.2014 | Crime

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A western Wisconsin police chief was charged Thursday with a misdemeanor for allegedly registering a tea party leader for solic...

Every Country Should Have a Newseum

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The "new" (to me) Newseum offers an amazing array of displays and information in its airy galleries packed with information on America's history, geography, politics, international relations, and media-related technological advances.

Existential Journalism Revisited

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Here we go again. What is journalism? Who is a journalist? How do you educate journalists? It's an existential question that's becoming more pertinen...

Innovations in Newspapers: Seashell Newsrooms, Floating Incubators

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 08.25.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Newspapers aren't dead and still have much to offer - in different shapes, sizes, and via various platforms - provided they think outside the box. En...

HACKED?

Posted 05.31.2013 | Media

The White House Press Corps homepage and Twitter feed appears to have been hacked early Friday. Just before 2 a.m., tweets began flowing into @whp...

(Video) The AP's Plan to "Manage the Noise" of Social Media on Election Night

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.30.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

With social media expected to create a great deal of "noise" and make for "a confusing time for alot of people" around the election returns, the A...

(Video) The AP Has a Billion Views on YouTube, "Seven Figures" in Revenue, Surfing Goats Could Be Big

Andy Plesser | Posted 09.12.2012 | Technology
Andy Plesser

LONDON -- YouTube has become a "seven figure" business for the Associated Press says Sandy MacIntyre, Vice President and Director of International Vi...

Newspaper Pioneer Dies At 99

AP | COLLEEN SLEVIN | Posted 07.11.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- Richard B. Scudder, co-founder and former chairman of MediaNews Group Inc., the nation's second-largest newspaper company, who also helped i...

Durban Climate Change Agreement: 'A Remarkable New Phase'?

Bill Chameides | Posted 02.12.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Does the Durban Platform really "set a new course for the global fight against climate change"? Maybe, but it will require a whole lot of work by the likes of the United States and China to keep the world on that course.

Media Mishandles HIV-Related Bill in Nebraska

Kellee Terrell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Kellee Terrell

A Nebraska State Senator has proposed a bill making the penalty for spitting on a police officer much more severe for HIV-infected persons. What's equally problematic is the media's mishandling of the issue.

A Failure of Coverage: Ecuadorian Coup

Tom Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Murphy

UPDATE OCT 1 10:23 EST - The BBC reports that President Correa said there would be "a deep cleansing of the national police", and that he would "not ...

Exclusive: Online Video News Consumption Doubles in 12 Months, comScore...The AP Nearing Half a Billion Views on YouTube

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.07.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

The consumption of online video news and information clips has doubled over the past 12 months, to 565 million video views in May, up from 277 mil...

Ex-AP Hostage Terry Anderson Back in Beirut to Teach U.S. J-Students How to Report Accurately on Middle East

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

"Unfortunately, I wasn't scared enough, and I wasn't cautious," Anderson admitted. "I got caught because I refused to take the precautions that I probably should have."

AP Accuses Obama Artist Shepard Fairey Of Copyright Infringement

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — On buttons, posters and Web sites, the image was everywhere during last year's presidential campaign: a pensive Barack Obama looking ...