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NBC News Chief Anchor Lester Holt Wants To Make Each Story Count

npr.org — In recent years, Lester Hold has been the host of three NBC News programs at once: its weekend morning and nightly news shows and the tabloid fare of "Dateline NBC." After a scandal knocked out his predecessor Brian Williams, Holt last week become the network's chief news anchor - the first African-American to do so at a broadcast network.

Remembering John Carroll, A Champion Of Tough Journalism

wnyc.org — " A journalist's work is a counterweight to the misuse of power. A journalist lives or dies by that humblest form of knowledge, the simple fact. And a journalist, when things get tough, can serve only one master: the public.

Remembering John Carroll, A Champion Of Tough Journalism

npr.org — I have written precisely one letter that made any notable difference to my life. I mailed it to John Carroll, the editor of The Baltimore Sun, when I was 24 years old. I had covered higher education for several years in Durham, N.C., and I wrote, presumptuously, that Carroll's pages gave the colleges and universities of Maryland short shrift.

Rupert Murdoch Plans To Step Down As CEO Of 21st Century Fox

Rupert Murdoch Plans To Step Down As CEO Of 21st Century Fox

Rupert Murdoch Plans To Step Down As CEO Of 21st Century Fox

Relentless Cable Mogul John Malone Works Behind The Scenes

wnyc.org — John Malone wants to strike gold where cable and broadband giant Comcast struck out. The man behind the proposed $55 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable by the smaller Charter Communications, controls some of the best known media and entertainment properties in the country - and yet, is little known himself.

Relentless Cable Mogul John Malone Works Behind The Scenes

npr.org — John Malone wants to strike gold where cable and broadband giant Comcast struck out. The man behind the proposed $55 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable by the smaller Charter Communications, controls some of the best known media and entertainment properties in the country - and yet, is little known himself.

George Stephanopoulous Discloses Donations To Clinton Foundation

George Stephanopoulous Discloses Donations To Clinton Foundation

wnyc.org — George Stephanopoulos says he donated a total of $75,000 to the Clinton Foundation from 2012 through 2014. None of the donations were disclosed until Thursday, and the ABC anchor has apologized.
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Jul 02, 2015

RT @jackshafer: News Corps' Robert Thomson says hell no to Facebook's Instant Articles service. on.ft.com/1GRtYsO pic.twitter.com/o9QY5MZaQG

Jul 01, 2015

@kellymcb @Poynter @BenMullin a strong argument against letting media see tapes. Surely judge could institute "old enough to shave" rule

Jun 30, 2015

RT @jaketapper: Frozen In Time, Remembering The Students Who Changed A Teacher's Life : NPR npr.org/sections/ed/20…

Jun 30, 2015

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