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Pew revises disputed CNN.com v. FoxNews.com traffic numbers

washingtonpost.com — The sub-headline in the Pew Research Center report once read: "Fox News Is a Leader Online." It claimed that FoxNews.com had bested CNN.com in unique visitors in January by a margin of approximately 5 million. It now reads: "In Digital Traffic, CNN & Fox News Outpace MSNBC."

Baltimore Sun has 60-plus journalists on Freddie Gray story

washingtonpost.com — On a regular old Monday, the Web site of the Baltimore Sun might draw a million pageviews. This past Monday? Ten million, according to Baltimore Sun marketing director Renee Mutchnik. That's what happens when perhaps the biggest domestic issue of the past year - the relationship between police and marginalized communities - comes to town.

News organizations petition for Freddie Gray documents

washingtonpost.com — A group of news organizations has banded together to demand the immediate release of results of a Baltimore City Police Department investigation into the Freddie Gray case.

Daily Caller cites Baltimore coverage in fundraising appeal

washingtonpost.com — Connor D. Wolf and Casey Harper went to Baltimore on Monday to cover the mayhem. In this story, they document the blood and bruises that resulted. "While we interviewed looters, gang-bangers and activists, criminals violently set upon us," reads the story. Wolf explains that he approached rioters stealing an ATM at North Fulton and West North avenues.

Politico’s Glasser presides over an exodus of women

washingtonpost.com — Politico Editor Susan Glasser has positioned herself as a champion of empowering female journalists. In spring 2014, after Jill Abramson was fired as the executive editor of the New York Times, Glasser wrote an essay titled, " Editing While Female: Field notes from one of journalism's most dangerous jobs."

Jon Stewart to Judith Miller: Intel community was ‘feeding you’ on Iraq WMD

washingtonpost.com — Former New York Times reporter and Fox News contributor Judith Miller has been on the book-talk circuit for weeks, defending " The Story: A Reporter's Journey," which recounts her reporting on the run-up to the Iraq war.

CNN.com asks Pew Research Center for correction on Web data showing FoxNews.com lead

washingtonpost.com — The sub-headline on the 2015 Pew Research Center study ( State of the News Media) is a morale-killer for the folks at CNN.com: "Fox News Is a Leader Online."

Study: MSNBC shows alarming viewership drop, high profit margins

washingtonpost.com — Disclaimer: There's no breaking news here whatsoever. We've known for some time that MSNBC is struggling with viewership. Everybody is writing about it. Even the folks at the Pew Research Center, which has just published its always-fun annual State of the News Media report. The eyebrow-raising figure for the "Lean Forward" network?

CNN’s Brooke Baldwin shows rest of media how to apologize

washingtonpost.com — CNN's Brooke Baldwin this morning may have done the impossible: Deliver a mea culpa that the nation's apology police cannot possibly puncture, dismantle, nitpick or otherwise trash. The longtime afternoon anchor had quite a bit to regret. In an interview yesterday with Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.)

Former Al Jazeera employee sues network, alleging anti-Semitism, anti-Americanism

washingtonpost.com — A former employee of Al Jazeera America has filed suit against the network for workplace retaliation, leveling a number of allegations that a manager engaged in discriminatory conduct toward women and made offensive remarks about Israel and the United States. Matthew Luke started at Al Jazeera America in 2013 in New York City, prior to the network's U.S.
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May 01, 2015

Flirters in presidential race are again dancing around the subject wpo.st/6yHF0

May 01, 2015

NYT circ figures out for Q1: Combined print-digital up 7.3% M-F, 3.2% Sunday. Print-only keeps dropping, naturally.

May 01, 2015

@coveragenotes Sure thing. I fixated on the headline of NBC release. "PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON TO SPEAK WITH CYNTHIA MCFADDEN IN AFRICA"

May 01, 2015

RT @ktumulty: Eye-opening story via @terrence_mccoy Freddie Gray’s life a study on the effects of lead paint on poor blacks wpo.st/qxGF0

May 01, 2015

RT @TimJGraham: @ErikWemple McFadden is a notorious "Can I get you a pillow?" interviewer for this family.

May 01, 2015

Inbox: NBC's Cynthia McFadden to interview Bill Clinton in Africa.

Apr 30, 2015

Daily Caller News Fdtn. cites bruised and bloodied reporters from Balto coverage in fundraising pitch: washingtonpost.com/blogs/erik-wem…

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