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Salt Lake Tribune Editor: In the Next Three to Four Months, Well Be Ready to Be a Full-On Nonprofi
Nearly 150 years of for-profit newsgathering is coming to a close after the Salt Lake Tribune got word earlier this...
Business of News at Wednesday, November 20, 2019 3:00:14 AM


Paxton Media Group Names Jamie Paxton President, CEO
Paxton Media Group announced that Jamie Paxton has been named president and chief executive officer effective January 1, 2020.  He...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 6:15:08 PM


Malta to Pardon Suspect if He Reveals Who Ordered Journalist Murder
Maltese authorities have arrested a man suspected of acting as a go-between in the 2017 murder of journalist Daphne Caruana...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:23:53 PM


Print Archives Show Past Impeachments. Where Will We Go to Find the History being Made Today?
After President Donald Trump released a partial transcript of the much-disputed call with Ukraine, Washington Post readers were treated to...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:13:31 PM


Texas Tribune Editor-in-Chief, Chief Audience Officer to Step Down and Launch a National News Organi
This is one of the saddest and happiest things Ive had to write for this site in ten years. Emily...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:11:08 PM


The state of debate questions
Across six nationally televised debates, moderators have asked 2020 Democratic presidential candidates 200 questions. A team of CJR contributors analyzed those questions, and compared them to the 308 questions put to candidates during the first six Republican Party presidential debates ahead of the 2016 elections. Our findings? Moderators for the recent Democratic debates have asked […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 4:07:12 PM


New powers, New Responsibilities. A Global Survey of Journalism and Artificial Intelligence
The Journalism AI report is based on a survey of 71 news organisations in 32 different countries regarding artificial intelligence and associated...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:30:26 PM


Facebook Responds to Publisher Issues Surrounding News Tab
The initial U.S. test phase of the Facebook News Tab launched last month, and Facebooks willingness to pay for news content in...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 2:00:10 PM


How Reuters is Building a Marketplace for Video-Hungry Publishers
With news publishers video needs growing all the time, Reuters is hoping to build itself into a marketplace that can...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:30:21 PM


New Report: Media Labs, Unlocking Change
The continued rise of Media Labs is the focus of the latest 2019 Trends in Newsrooms report. It unpacks their...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:00:39 PM


Five ways to feel empowered about trust in journalism
The post Five ways to feel empowered about trust in journalism appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:55:07 PM


George Feifer, Journalist and Author Who Chronicled the Soviet Union, Dies at 85
George Feifer, who chronicled mushroom hunting, ballet, prostitution, black-market sweetmeats and other fixtures of daily life in the Soviet Union,...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:33:32 PM


Ad Tech Industry Questions Intentions Behind Googles Latest Privacy Moves
Google announced last week that it will strip contextual content categories from the bid requests it sends to buyers via...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:08:24 PM


There are a gazillion new impeachment podcasts. Smart strategy or a blind stab at relevance?
Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 235, dated November 19, 2019. Spotify launches a personalized podcast playlist feature. In a move that builds on its various adventures in playlisting, the aspiring all-consuming audio platform is rolling out a new podcast discovery feature thats more or less Discover Weekly but for...
Nieman Labs at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 11:57:29 AM


How Local Fake News Websites Spread Conservative Propaganda in the U.S.
In March this year, the small Illinois town of Hinsdale, in the western Chicago suburbs, was facing a crisis. The...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:41:37 AM


Miami Herald Says Columnists Shouldnt Have Union Protection
With only two days to go before votes are counted in an election on whether to unionize employees in the...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:40:36 AM


The State of Spanish-Language Media in U.S.
NPRs Michel Martin talks to journalism professor Graciela Mochkofsky about the current state of Spanish-language media in America after news...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:39:41 AM


Newsonomics: As McClatchy teeters, a new set of money men enters the news industry spotlight
Whenever the definitive history of daily newspapering is written, 2019 will be recorded as a major turning point. Today, one year-long drama comes to a close, or at least an act break: New Gannett, the result of Americas two largest newspaper companies merging, will become a reality as the deal reaches final closure. But another...
Nieman Labs at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 10:38:19 AM


The Fact-Checking Innovation Initiative wants to support your next big idea
This is a placeholder page. If youve somehow found yourself here, please visit the article youre actually trying to access here. The post The Fact-Checking Innovation Initiative wants to support your next big idea appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 9:16:38 AM


An anatomy of a Republican talking point
As the impeachment process has ground on , the presidents defense has only become more convoluted and dishonest. A few weeks ago, Trump started telling anyone whod listen to “read the transcript”; this was considered such an effective line that his supporters literally put it on t-shirts at a rally in Kentucky, even though the “transcript” in question—the White House summary of The Phone Call between Trump and Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukraines president—is both incredibly incriminating and not a...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 8:10:28 AM


The Hill reviews John Solomon work | Dean Baquets long view | More on that Prince Andrew interview
The Poynter Report is our daily media newsletter. To have it delivered to your inbox Monday-Friday, click here. Good Tuesday morning. Impeachment hearings continue today, theres a debate this week and a big vote in Miami. Lots to get to in the newsletter. Lets dive right in, shall we? The wisdom of Solomon? John Solomon is […] The post The Hill reviews John Solomon work | Dean Baquets long view | More on that Prince Andrew interview appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 8:05:46 AM


A Florida county weighs its recent role in Trumpian culture wars
On a recent evening, Citrus County residents poured into the Central Ridge Library in Beverly Hills, Florida, for a special meeting of their library advisory board. Ben Kampschroer, the librarys public information officer, greeted each new arrival and directed them to fill out a green comment card if they wanted to speak. His eyes darted […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 6:55:56 AM


Dallas Morning News Upgrades Website to Bring All Brands Together Under One Domain
When DallasNews, GuideLive, SportsDay, SportsDayHS and Al Día readers visited their websites in August, they were greeted with a new...
Business of News at Tuesday, November 19, 2019 3:00:44 AM


Google News Feature to Spotlight In-Depth Articles
Google News has built a new feature to surface and highlight more in-depth articles. “Beyond the Headlines” will live on...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 5:02:40 PM


Italian Journalist Mario De Michele Survives Shooting Attempt
Italian authorities must conduct a transparent and thorough investigation into the attempted shooting of journalist Mario De Michele and ensure...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 5:00:07 PM


Speaker, Brand Quality are Key to Globe and Mails Event Success
When the Globe and Mail moved offices three years ago, the new space was custom designed to incorporate an events...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 2:45:47 PM


Artificial intelligence wont kill journalism or save it, but the sooner newsrooms buy in, the bette
The robots arent taking over journalism jobs, but newsroom should adapt artificial intelligence technologies and accept that the way news is produced and consumed is changing, according to a new report by Polis, the media think-tank at the London School of Economics and Political Science. In its global survey on journalism and artificial intelligence, “New...
Nieman Labs at Monday, November 18, 2019 1:48:18 PM


Paywalls can be a Big Lift for Smaller Publishers. Hear how the Shawnee Mission Post is Thriving Two
Paywalls are working at some (inter)national news organizations. But how are they working on the local—or even the hyperlocal—level? Two years into its paywall,...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 1:15:10 PM


A year of infighting at the Foreign Press Association
Last November, the Foreign Press Association, a nonprofit group that represents foreign correspondents working in the US, hosted a centennial gala at One World Trade Center. Guests dressed in formal attire sipped wine and champagne as a band played. Matt Murray, the editor of the Wall Street Journal, and Lally Weymouth, a senior associate editor […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Monday, November 18, 2019 1:01:13 PM


Former Philadelphia Inquirer Sports Columnist Bill Lyon Dies at 81
Bill Lyon, a literate, sensitive, and affable Midwesterner who endeared himself to this cynical Northeastern city during more than three...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 12:52:20 PM


Manchester Newspapers, Inc. Sold to Capital Region Independent Media
Capital Region Independent Media has acquired Manchester Newspapers and all associated digital and print products, according to John Thomas Cribb,...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 12:49:11 PM


No One Believes Anything: Voters Worn Out by a Fog of Political News
In upstate New York, Travis Trudell got an alert on his phone Wednesday morning telling him the impeachment hearings had...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 12:45:44 PM


Shelbyville Times-Gazette Sold to Holler Media
A newly-formed company, Holler Media, LLC, has purchased three publications in central-Tennessee from Rust Communications, according to Randy Cope of...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 12:43:25 PM


CBS News Beefs Up Streaming Service CBSN with Weekly Documentaries
CBS News has begun scheduling its original documentaries to air as weekly series on its livestreaming service CBSN. CBS News had...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 12:18:49 PM


New Gallup/Knight Study: Local News Should Be Available to All, Yet Americans Divided on How to Pay
Most Americans – 86 percent – think people should have access to local news – even if they dont pay...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 10:55:58 AM


Radio Host Craig Silverman Says He Was Taken Off Air Mid-Show After Criticizing Trump
Craig Silverman, a former chief deputy district attorney in Denver and talk-show host on the conservative 710 KNUS radio station,...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 10:55:37 AM


Paywalls can be a big lift for smaller publishers. Here how the Shawnee Mission Post is thriving two
Paywalls are working at some (inter)national news organizations. But how are they working on the local — or even the hyperlocal — level? Two years into its paywall, the northeast Kansas-based Shawnee Mission Post is at the forefront of smaller outlets asking their readership for money in exchange for reading. More and more are considering...
Nieman Labs at Monday, November 18, 2019 10:39:19 AM


Americans are more willing to pay for local news when they knew local newspapers are in trouble, a n
More than half of Americans believe that local news organizations are doing well financially, according to a new report published today by the Knight Foundation and Gallup. But if you tell them otherwise, theyre more likely to think supporting local outlets is a good idea. The Putting a Price Tag on Local News study surveyed...
Nieman Labs at Monday, November 18, 2019 9:14:26 AM


Prince Andrew, Emily Maitlis, and the art of the interview
In the summer, the arrest and subsequent death , in jail, of the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein cast an uncomfortable spotlight on those who knew Epstein, and were allegedly complicit in his crimes. Prince Andrew, the son of Britains Queen, was perhaps the most prominent among them: he stayed in numerous Epstein properties, and one of Epsteins victims, Virginia Roberts Giuffre, says she was forced to have sex with Andrew on three occasions in 2001 and 2002. Yet in Britain—where tabloi...
Columbia Journalism Review at Monday, November 18, 2019 8:02:18 AM


Why a TV station recruited climate skeptics to go on a fact-finding road trip
The post Why a TV station recruited climate skeptics to go on a fact-finding road trip appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Monday, November 18, 2019 7:58:48 AM


A TV station took a climate skeptic to Alaska to try to change his mind. It almost worked.
Al Tompkins is Poynter senior faculty. He can be reached at atompkins@poynter.org. The post A TV station took a climate skeptic to Alaska to try to change his mind. It almost worked. appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Monday, November 18, 2019 7:58:48 AM


Cynthia McFaddens heartbreaking reporting on mica mining | Trump taunts Chris Wallace | Conservativ
The Poynter Report is our daily media newsletter. To have it delivered to your inbox Monday-Friday, click here. Good morning. This should be another packed week of impeachment news with testimony scheduled for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. But theres another story that deserves your attention this week, and thats where I start today. Heartbreaking but important reporting […] The post Cynthia McFaddens heartbreaking reporting on mica mining | Trump taunts Chris Wallace | Conservative hos...
Poynter Institute at Monday, November 18, 2019 7:49:59 AM


The rise and fall of an Australian media mogul in Southeast Asia
Ross Dunkley was thinking of quitting journalism when he met Rupert Murdoch, a fellow Australian, on a friends yacht off the coast of Rhode Island during the Americas Cup boat race in 1983. He had grown tired of working for other people in a newsroom; he wanted to return to his family roots and become […]...
Columbia Journalism Review at Monday, November 18, 2019 6:55:52 AM


Production: For B. H. Bunn Co., Simplicity May Be the Best Design
Many of the tools we use in our business have seen dramatic improvements over the years. Our printing processes have...
Business of News at Monday, November 18, 2019 3:00:43 AM


McClatchy stock crashed Friday after company warned of pension funding crisis
A week of cascading financial woes for McClatchy continued Friday when its already battered stock lost 65% of its value in a single day. Shares opened at $1.41 and closed at 49 cents. The stock had started the week at $2.75 a share after weak third-quarter earnings and warnings of more problems ahead. In September […] The post McClatchy stock crashed Friday after company warned of pension funding crisis appeared first on Poynter .
Poynter Institute at Saturday, November 16, 2019 1:48:33 PM


Twitter is Walking into a Minefield with Its Political Ads Ban
Twitters public honeymoon after its announcement of a ban on political ads is over. The social media company now faces the...
Business of News at Friday, November 15, 2019 4:30:45 PM


Bolivian Journalists Targeted in Attacks, Censorship
Protests have roiled Bolivia for about three weeks, leading to the ouster of Evo Morales as president. Increasingly, journalists are...
Business of News at Friday, November 15, 2019 4:00:04 PM


Pretoria News Engages Seniors, Students with 120th Anniversary Campaign
In 2018, the Pretoria News in South Africas capital city celebrated its 120th birthday. Pretoria was founded as a town in 1855...
Business of News at Friday, November 15, 2019 3:23:59 PM


Building Collaborative Relationships at the Local Level
Journalistic collaboratives are all the rage, havent you heard? As one presenter at the recent ONA conference in New Orleans...
Business of News at Friday, November 15, 2019 3:00:02 PM


How Does Fact-Checking Work When We Cant Agree on the Truth?
Last month, Facebook announced that it would exempt political advertising from the fact-checking standards imposed on the rest of its platform.
Business of News at Friday, November 15, 2019 2:30:13 PM


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