Thu, 20 Jan 2022

40 Awards winner broadcaster passes away at 75

DUBLIN, Ireland - Jim Fahy, RT's former Western Editor, has died after a short illness. Mr. Fahy, 75, retired as ...

State efforts to close the K-12 digital divide may come up short

In 2021, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced that education officials in his state had "closed" the digital divide by ...

5G rollout delayed after airline protest

At&T and Verizon heed airline complaint that 5G would make air traffic unsafeMajor US cell carriers have agreed to postpone ...

French Court Finds Far-Right Politician Guilty of Hate Speech

A French court found far-right French presidential candidate and political commentator Eric Zemmour guilty Monday of inciting racial hatred and ...

Tonga volcanic eruption: Too soon to assess damage

Tonga's capital, Nuku'alofa, is covered in ash and dust following the underwater volcanic eruption at the weekend, but the situation ...

Country music broadcaster Ralph Emery dies at 88

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Ralph Emery, who became known as the dean of country music broadcasters over more than ...

Appointment of Murdoch mate to top job raises eyebrows

The appointment of a long-time friend to Rupert Murdoch as chair of the ACCC is dubious, given potential conflicts of ...

2022 Grammy Awards postponed to early April in Las Vegas

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- The 64th annual Grammy Awards, the U.S. music industry's biggest event, has been rescheduled ...

10 Amazing Photos You Missed This Week Latest News

Lunar New Year celebrations, Myanmar protests and an Eagle hunter round out this week's best images. ...

Philip Morris wants cigarettes banned by 2030? About that

Philip Morris wants cigarettes banned by 2030? About that MedCity News ...

New PBS initiatives will support filmmakers of color, offer early-career mentoring

I think the most important aspect of all the conversations, particularly with diverse filmmakers, over this last year has been ...

Working group will help NPR develop new standards and ethics handbook

The new handbook will go beyond NPR's existing ethics guide to focus on station-specific issues, such as editorial independence from ...

Chicago Public Media board approves Sun-Times acquisition

This is an important step to grow and strengthen local journalism in Chicago, said CPM CEO Matt Moog. ...

Turning technology into an accelerant for truth Nieman Journalism Lab

Earlier this month, Maria Ressa shared something with me that Ive been thinking about ever since. Maria the winner of ...

Laura Ingraham Under Fire For Cheering Mark Milley's COVID-19 Diagnosis On Air Latest News

The Fox News star clapped as she announced the military leader had tested positive despite being vaccinated and boosted. ...

How newsrooms are experimenting with Twitter Spaces Nieman Journalism Lab

Twitter Spaces, initially described as ephemeral audio-only chats, are taking on a more permanent role. The social platform has added ...

CNNs Brianna Keilar Drops The Hammer On Chief Propagandist Of Fox News Latest News

Tucker Carlson's brazen "gaslighting" was laid bare by the "New Day" anchor. ...

Lara Trump Slammed On Twitter For Her Most Clueless Biden Complaint Yet Latest News

Twitter users torched the former president's daughter-in-law. ...

Inverting the talent pipeline Nieman Journalism Lab

Opportunities for young journalists arent created equal, and U.S. media internships are fraught with inequity. Internships have multiple barriers to ...

Tucker Carlson's Heartless Solution For The Homeless Enrages Twitter Latest News

The Fox News host's attacks on the homeless are "so extreme and dangerous," one critic wrote. ...

Geraldo Rivera Rips 2 GOP Senators For Turning Senate Into Jerry Springer Show Latest News

The Fox News veteran debuted a damning new nickname for the Republican side of the Senate. ...

Tucker Carlson's New Racist Lie Is Not Really About COVID Treatments null

The Fox News host just wants his viewers to be mad at Black people. ...

Massive Ferry Fire Kills At Least 39 In Southern Bangladesh Latest News

Many passengers jumped into the river to escape the fire, which left at least 39 people dead and 72 injured. ...

Student Protests Surge In Bangladesh Capital Over Deadly Traffic Conditions Latest News

The thousands of young demonstrators faced tear gas and clubs while demanding safer streets in Dhaka. ...

New KUT podcast showcases Austins Black community

"We get to learn from our guests as much as listeners do. ...

Former NY Post editor sues News Corp and Col Allan, alleging sexual harassment Corporation

According to a complaint filed in a New York federal court, Michelle Gotthelf alleges former editor-in-chief Col Allan sexually harassed ...

Porkie pie plot- what the papers say about Tory push to oust Boris Johnson - Boris Johnson

Also known as the pork pie putsch, discussions about removing the prime minister over No 10 party scandals fill the ...

Dairylea cheese ad showing child eating while upside down banned over choking risk - Mondelz

Advertising Standards Authority says advert attracted 14 complaints alleging unsafe behaviour An advert featuring two girls hanging upside down while ...

Virtual reality is no match for the real thing

Living in the real world - Rot at the top - Playing away - BBC brouhaha The philosopher David Chalmers ...

Biden pledged media reset after Trump  so why so few press conferences? - Joe Biden

The president has none of Trumps hostility to the press but frustration is growing over a lack of engagement with ...

Al Jazeera winds down Rightly, its conservative US media project report

The platform, launched in a surprise decision last year, met with backlash from staff who feared it would tarnish brand ...

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Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...

US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...

Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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