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Miami, Fla.
Journalism Vice President, Knight Foundation
As seen in:  New York Times

Thrilled to join @knightfdn as v.p. of journalism after 19 years @nytimes. Author, Queen Bess, the definitive bio of Bess Myerson.

Speaking Digitally About Exhibits — WHEN Bridget Oliveri, a 25-year-old medical student, was deciding where to take a visitor one recent evening, she dismissed the usual destinations for 20-somethings in Manhattan and Brooklyn in favor of the American Museum of Natural History. It wasn't a tough sell.

Facebook and YouTube Fuel the Egyptian Protests — If there is a face to the revolt that has sprouted in Egypt, it may be the face of Khaled Said. Mr. Said, a 28-year-old Egyptian businessman, was pulled from an Internet cafe in Alexandria last June by two plainclothes police officers, who witnesses say then beat him to death in the lobby of a residential building.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @gamaleid: nytimes February 5, 2011 :Movement Began With Outrage and a Facebook Page That Gave It an Outlet…

Live Updates From Ferguson

Aug 25, 2014

Demonstrations, remembrances, walkouts — campus activity in memory of Mike Brown

Live Updates From Ferguson

Scenes on Twitter from Ferguson, Mo., Overnight — As my colleague, Alan Blinder reports from Ferguson, Mo., protesters looted stores and clashed with the police overnight amid renewed tension over the fatal shooting of Michael Brown by a police officer a week ago. Mr. Blinder and other journalists, along with demonstrators, posted images, videos and reports on Twitter from the streets of the St.

Live Video and Updates on GM Internal Recall Investigation — General Motors discussed the findings of an internal investigation into why it took the company more than a decade to recall about 2.6 million small cars with defective ignition switches. The auto company says the problem has caused at least 13 deaths, but lawyers bringing suits against G.M.
Jun 05, 2014

RT @danielle_ivory: "I’m not sure I can trust $GM to do a thorough internal investigation of itself." Family of crash victim speaks out.…

Jun 05, 2014

G.M. Internal Investigation Report - Searchable version here w/ video of Mary Barra's remarks, reax -

Jun 05, 2014

We will be updating our coverage of the $GM internal probe throughout the day. Read about it here:…

Jun 05, 2014

@nytimesbusiness: A press conference with the General Motors C.E.O. is beginning now. Watch:

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More Severe Weather After Deadly Tornado Outbreak — At least 11 people died Monday in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee after a powerful storm system spawned multiple tornadoes and ripped across several states in the South, bringing the total death toll from the severe weather to more than two dozen people since Sunday, as our colleagues report.
Apr 29, 2014

More tornadoes expected tonight. Stay safe, friends in the danger zone:

New York Police Twitter Backlash Spreads Around the World — What began as an effort by the New York Police Department to get people to share favorable photos of city police officers on Twitter has turned into an international social media campaign about police abuse. As my colleague J. David Goodman reports, the Police Department's Twitter hashtag #mynypd was quickly hijacked after @NYPDNews made its initial callout.
Apr 23, 2014

RT @thelede: New York Police Twitter Backlash Spreads Around the World

Apr 23, 2014

#myNYPD forked into many hashtags RT @thelede New York Police Twitter Backlash Spreads Around the World

Apr 23, 2014

RT @digiphile: #myNYPD forked into many hashtags RT @thelede New York Police Twitter Backlash Spreads Around the World

Apr 23, 2014

Backlash started by the NYPD with hashtag #myNYPD spreads as far as Mexico and Greece:

Apr 23, 2014

Not much #mySDPD. Yet. MT @mathewi Backlash started by NYPD with hashtag #myNYPD spreads as far as Mexico and Greece:

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Live Coverage on the Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings — On the first anniversary of the bombings at the Boston Marathon, Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. was among the officials speaking Tuesday at a tribute for the victims and survivors, as my colleague, Katharine Q. Seelye reports.
Apr 15, 2014

RT @JenniferPreston: Starting now: Live video on the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings via @thelede #Bosto…

Apr 21, 2014

"Video and Social Media Posts on the Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings"

San Diego Couple Rescued in Ocean Defend Decision to Sail Across Pacific — A California couple, rescued from their 36-foot sailboat in the Pacific Ocean on Sunday after their infant daughter became ill, defended their decision to sail into open seas with two young children. As they met an avalanche of online criticism about setting sail two weeks ago from Mexico to New Zealand, the couple issued a statement from aboard the frigate that helped rescue them, the USS Vandegrift.
Apr 07, 2014

Clueless: "We are proud of our choices..disappointed we lost our sailboat" Couple Rescued Defend Decision to Sail

Apr 08, 2014

San Diego Couple Rescued in Ocean Defend Decision to Sail Across Pacific

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Sep 03, 2015

RT @amzam: Nice nod to @propublica's crowdsourcing initiative from @InsidePhilanthr - we're bullish on collaboration, too :)

Aug 27, 2015

@andaiye Hi there. I sent you an email and worry it may have gotten stuck in spam!

Aug 21, 2015

In discussion about digital media trends @Sportsmanias conference, Mitch Gelman shows Gannett's 3d video experiment…

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