Media News and Commentary
Journalists in NBC News’s powerful Washington bureau expressed strong opposition to the potential return of suspended anchorman Brian Williams during a contentious meeting with the head of the network’s news division in February. . . .
The Associated Press boosted its revenue for the first time in six years in 2014, benefiting from special events and improved licensing of photo and video content, and the news cooperative said Wednesday that its profit soared. . . .
Jack Shafer writes: "Abandon everything you’ve ever been told about cynical journalists. If you want to melt the frozen heart of a reporter, just whisper in his ear that he’s a finalist in some journalism prize contest." . . .
NBC's Richard Engel has revised his account of his 2012 kidnapping in Syria -- something that probably never would have happened if Brian Williams hadn't become caught up in controversy over war zone exaggerations. . . .
ESPN has suspended reporter Britt McHenry following the release of video in which she berates a towing company employee after her car was towed from a lot in suburban Washington, D.C. . . .
Source: Washington Post. Posted Apr 24, 2015
Source: Associated Press. Posted Apr 22, 2015
Source: Politico Magazine. Posted Apr 21, 2015
Source: MONEY.CNN.com. Posted Apr 16, 2015
Source: Washington Post. Posted Apr 16, 2015
WJLA-TV/NewsChannel 8 – Arlington, Virginia - Posted Apr 24, 2015
WJLA-TV/NewsChannel 8 News Editor Tracking Code 3487 Job Description: Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most . . .
The Dickinson Press – Dickinson, North Dakota - Posted Apr 25, 2015
The Dickinson Press has an immediate opening for an NIGHT EDITOR. The Press is a six-day morning newspaper (no Monday edition) with . . .
WTOP News Writer, AM Drive
WTOP Radio – Washington, District of Columbia - Posted Apr 23, 2015
POSITION SUMMARY: Investigate, research, analyze, interview and produce compelling news stories and other content for broadcast. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Examine news items of . . .
Daily Herald – Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina - Posted Apr 21, 2015
The Daily Herald, a 7,500-circulation daily in northeastern North Carolina, is seeking an experienced news editor to help take our local . . .
Eritrea and North Korea are the first and second most censored countries worldwide, according to a list compiled by the Committee to Protect Journalists of the 10 countries where the press is most restricted. . . .
The recent resignation of an editor has put the popular website's editorial decisions into the national spotlight. . . .
Source: Committee to Protect Journalists. Posted Apr 23, 2015
Source: CJR.org. Posted Apr 21, 2015