- Lawyer: Vice News journalists face deportation from Turkey Updated: Sep-04-15 5:50 am
ANKARA, Turkey - A lawyer says two Vice News journalists who were arrested on terror-related charges are expected to be deported from Turkey.
- At Venice fest, 'Spotlight' exposes sex abuse by priests Updated: Sep-03-15 12:27 pm
VENICE, Italy - Thomas McCarthy wants Pope Francis to go to the movies.
- News Corp confirms return of Rebekah Brooks in top role Updated: Sep-02-15 12:22 pm
NEW YORK - News Corp, Rupert Murdoch's media empire, has confirmed that Rebekah Brooks is returning to the top spot in London more than a year after she was acquitted of charges in a hacking scandal that shocked the U.K.
- Egypt summons British ambassador over Al-Jazeera comments Updated: Aug-30-15 3:36 pm
CAIRO - Egypt's Foreign Ministry summoned the British ambassador in Cairo on Sunday to protest comments he made after a judge sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years prison each for reporting "false news."
- New ND law bolsters student journalists' free speech rights Updated: Aug-30-15 12:01 pm
Journalism students returning to North Dakota public schools this fall will be able to do their jobs at high school and college newspapers with stronger free-speech protections thanks to a new state law that observers are hoping will also spur changes nationwide.
- Katherine Boo to receive Lovejoy Award in Maine Updated: Aug-29-15 10:04 am
WATERVILLE, Maine - A former Washington Post reporter who won a Pulitzer Prize for exposing dire conditions in group homes for the mentally disabled will be this year's recipient of Lovejoy Award at Colby College.
- The Latest: Canada asks for release of Al-Jazeera defendant Updated: Aug-29-15 7:47 am
CAIRO - Here are the latest developments in Egypt's retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists (all times local):
- UK prosecutors mull charges for News Corp. over hacking Updated: Aug-29-15 7:16 am
LONDON - British prosecutors say they are considering corporate charges against Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. over phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World tabloid.
- Fahmy hopes to get life back with Al-Jazeera English verdict Updated: Aug-28-15 11:44 am
TORONTO - Former Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohamed Fahmy, who remains in Egypt awaiting a verdict in his terror trial, is hoping his ordeal will be over this weekend.
- Virginia shootings make for tough media decisions Updated: Aug-28-15 1:13 am
NEW YORK - In an era when anyone can go online and find video of extremist beheadings, police shootings and other carnage, major news organizations applied their own standards to coverage of this week's killing of a TV news crew in Virginia and showed only carefully selected portions of the footage.
- Ex-news director of gunman describes him as confrontational Updated: Aug-27-15 9:04 pm
SAN DIEGO - A San Diego news director recognized the gunman who shot to death two journalists on live television as a the man he had hired and later fired from a Florida TV station 16 years ago for getting in fights with colleagues and threatening others.
- Slain TV reporter, cameraman were eager young journalists Updated: Aug-27-15 4:54 pm
ROANOKE, Virginia - Alison Parker seemed destined for the anchor chair. Adam Ward was upbeat, the kind of cameraman everyone wanted to work with in the wee hours of the morning.
- AP's Smith wins reporting award for RI political coverage Updated: Aug-27-15 1:57 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Associated Press correspondent Michelle Smith has won a regional journalism award for distinctive coverage of Rhode Island politics.
- Seigenthaler to receive Al Neuharth journalist award Updated: Aug-27-15 12:52 pm
VERMILLION, South Dakota - Broadcast journalist John M. Seigenthaler is this year's recipient of the Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in the Media.
- Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control Updated: Aug-27-15 6:19 am
WASHINGTON - For Donald Trump, the joy of the insult seems as compelling as the art of the deal.
- Former broadcaster in TV shooting was a volatile, angry man Updated: Aug-27-15 4:38 am
Even after gunning down a TV news reporter and cameraman during a live interview, Vester Lee Flanagan II continued to rage. But after a volatile career that had seen him fired at least twice for clashing with co-workers who recall him as an off-kilter loner, this would be the former broadcaster's last, brutal sign-off.
- TV station balances grief, journalism after on-air shooting Updated: Aug-26-15 10:59 pm
Alison Parker and Adam Ward's colleagues at TV station WDBJ saved their tears for off the air.
- In TV shooting, a volatile, angry man 'waiting to go BOOM' Updated: Aug-26-15 9:00 pm
Long before he filmed himself gunning down a TV reporter and cameraman during a live broadcast Wednesday, the man identified as the killer traced a twisted and volatile career path that saw him fired from at least two stations for conflicts with co-workers, leaving memories of an "off-kilter" loner easily angered by office humor.
- Wisconsin prisons relax solitary confinement policies Updated: Aug-24-15 5:41 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin prison officials have quietly relaxed solitary confinement policies over the past year, according to a report from a nonprofit journalism training center.
- Morial, DuVernay, Sapp to get McDonald's 365 Black Awards Updated: Aug-22-15 11:49 am
NEW ORLEANS - A native son, a film director, a gospel giant and an award-winning journalist are among the 2015 recipients of the McDonald's 365 Black Awards, which recognizes African-Americans who excel in their fields and give back to their communities.
- List of Oklahoma Associated Press Broadcasters awards Updated: Aug-21-15 3:31 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Winners of the 2014 Oklahoma Associated Press Broadcasters awards, presented Friday in Tulsa:
- Wall Street Journal denies accusations about Iran reporter Updated: Aug-19-15 6:14 pm
NEW YORK - The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday denied Iranian state media accusations that one of the newspaper's senior reporters of conspiring against Iran's government.
- Missoulian names new editor Updated: Aug-18-15 12:07 pm
MISSOULA, Montana - Matthew Bunk, the publisher and editor of The Western News in Libby, is the new editor of the Missoulian and Ravalli Republic newspapers.
- Justice Dept. discloses info on news media subpoenas Updated: Aug-14-15 5:15 pm
WASHINGTON - Former Attorney General Eric Holder last year authorized three subpoenas or search warrant applications seeking information from members of the news media, the Justice Department disclosed Friday in its first annual report of cases in which prosecutors have requested information from journalists.
- NBC correspondent at Pentagon attack to be Flight 93 speaker Updated: Aug-13-15 8:37 am
SHANKSVILLE, Pennsylvania - The NBC News reporter who first reported the attack on the Pentagon during the Sept. 11, 2001 terror strikes will be the keynote speaker at the 14th anniversary observance at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Pennsylvania.