- Media group to Turkey's Erdogan: Stop 'bullying' journalists Updated: Jun-02-15 8:55 am
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday filed a legal complaint against a newspaper and its editor for publishing images of alleged arms-smuggling to Syria, despite criticism from a media freedom group who called on him to stop "bullying" journalists.
- Dean Lehman resigns as Times-Call editor Updated: Jun-01-15 8:04 pm
LONGMONT, Colorado - Dean Lehman, editor and publisher of the Longmont Times-Call and publisher of the Loveland Reporter-Herald, has announced his resignation from the newspaper company effective Tuesday.
- Maine newspapers' sale complete; most employees offered jobs Updated: Jun-01-15 6:12 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - The sale of the Portland Press Herald, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel and weekly Coastal Journal newspapers by financier and philanthropist Donald Sussman to MTM Acquisition was completed on Monday.
- Gannett acquiring 4 Pennsylvania newspaper companies Updated: Jun-01-15 3:58 pm
YORK, Pennsylvania - Gannett Co. has announced it is acquiring four newspapers in south-central Pennsylvania, including the York Daily Record/Sunday News, the largest of the group.
- Austrian newspaper prints Nazi death notice, apologizes Updated: Jun-01-15 10:40 am
VIENNA - A major Austrian newspaper has apologized for printing a death notice that carried the Nazi elite troop rank of the deceased.
- A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials Updated: Jun-01-15 9:04 am
The Detroit News. May 26, 2015
- Lopez named publisher of The Daily Times Updated: May-30-15 5:23 am
FARMINGTON, New Mexico - Longtime newspaper executive Sammy Lopez has been named the publisher of The Daily Times.
- Sentinel photographer wins Vathis portfolio award at PAPME Updated: May-29-15 9:35 pm
GETTYSBURG, Pennsylvania - Jason Malmont, a photographer at The Sentinel in Carlisle, was named the Paul Vathis Memorial Photography Portfolio Award winner at Friday's annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors.
- Temple journalism graduate wins PAPME's Flamminio award Updated: May-29-15 9:04 pm
GETTYSBURG, Pennsylvania - The Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors on Friday named Avery Maehrer, a journalism major who graduated this month from Temple University, as the winner of the $3,000 Ralph Flamminio Memorial Scholarship.
- Supreme Court case will decide public access to police files Updated: May-28-15 11:10 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - News media organizations on Thursday asked the Tennessee Supreme Court to rule that some police records should be open to the public, even during an investigation and trial, while attorneys for the government argued that court rules put those records off-limits.
- Longtime Louisiana journalist Ed Anderson dead at 67 Updated: May-28-15 5:19 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Ed Anderson, a journalist who covered politics, state government and a variety of other stories during more than four decades with The Times-Picayune of New Orleans, died Thursday in Baton Rouge. He was 67.
- Washington Post hits back against Iran court claims Updated: May-28-15 1:53 pm
WASHINGTON - The Washington Post hit back Thursday at Iran's allegation that a jailed journalist wrote a letter to President Barack Obama.
- Santa Fe New Mexican editor pleads guilty to DWI charge Updated: May-28-15 12:41 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The editor of The Santa Fe New Mexican has pleaded guilty to a drunken driving charge.
- Phillip Lucas appointed AP reporter in Birmingham, Alabama Updated: May-28-15 11:37 am
ATLANTA - Phillip Lucas, a journalist who has helped The Associated Press coordinate and cover significant stories across the South and beyond, has been hired to work as a reporter for the news cooperative in Birmingham, Alabama.
- Letter to Obama discussed at Post reporter's trial in Iran Updated: May-27-15 12:52 pm
TEHRAN, Iran - A letter a detained Washington Post journalist wrote to U.S. President Barack Obama and a trip he made to the U.S. Consulate in Dubai have become major topics of his espionage trial in Iran.
- San Diego newspaper lays off 1/3rd of workforce after sale Updated: May-26-15 9:56 pm
SAN DIEGO - San Diego's dominant newspaper on Tuesday announced the layoffs of nearly a third of its 600 employees after it was acquired last week for $85 million by Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing.
- Excerpts from editorials by Illinois newspapers Updated: May-26-15 6:50 pm
May 26, 2015
- LVMH luxury group in talks to buy leading French newspaper Updated: May-26-15 2:53 pm
PARIS - The world's No. 1 luxury goods company LVMH is in talks to buy respected French newspaper Le Parisien, a purchase that would complement its other media holding, the financial daily Les Echos.
- South Dakota publisher hired to lead Nebraska newspaper Updated: May-26-15 10:46 am
YORK, Nebraska - A South Dakota newspaper publisher has been hired to lead a Berkshire Hathaway property in Nebraska.
- Fitzgerald named executive editor of 3 newspapers Updated: May-22-15 6:34 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - The chief editor of the Beaver County Times in western Pennsylvania is moving east to take a new job overseeing three newspapers in the Philadelphia area.
- Hawaii pays off lawyers' fees for Honolulu newspaper Updated: May-22-15 4:30 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii Gov. David Ige has approved the state's last payment to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, bringing an end to a legal battle that began when the newspaper sued to force officials to disclose the names of judicial nominees.
- UK tabloid reporter found guilty in bribery case Updated: May-22-15 1:16 pm
LONDON - A British tabloid reporter accused of paying police for news tips has been found guilty of aiding and abetting public office misconduct.
- Gunn named editor of The Virginian-Pilot Updated: May-21-15 4:54 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - Virginia's largest newspaper will soon have a new editor.
- Newspaper: Lobbyist continues to influence Brownback Updated: May-21-15 1:48 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - A lobbyist who was once Gov. Sam Brownback's chief of staff continues to have influence with the governor and his administration, according to emails obtained by The Wichita Eagle.
- French school newspaper threatened over Charlie Hebdo issue Updated: May-21-15 1:28 pm
PARIS - Teachers, parents and media freedom activists are urging police action after death threats against a French teenager over a school newspaper issue about the extremist attack against satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo.