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Clinton's Campaign Is Trying A Lot Harder With Hispanic Media Than Trump's Is

huffingtonpost.com — "It's night and day," Lourdes Torres, senior vice president politics and special projects for Univision News, said of the shift from the Republican National Convention to the Democratic event now underway in Pennsylvania. During the GOP convention in Ohio last week, Torres said, Univision wasn't able to secure interviews with top convention speakers.

Politico Admits ‘Mistake’ In Sending DNC An Article In Advance

linkis.com — No substantive changes were made to the piece, though the arrangement has prompted criticism from the RNC and prominent conservatives.

Politico Admits ‘Mistake’ In Sending DNC An Article In Advance

huffingtonpost.com — NEW YORK ― Politico acknowledged Sunday that it was a "mistake" for one of its top reporters to send the Democratic National Committee an advance copy of an article while emphasizing there were no substantive changes made to the piece prior to publication.

No One’s Enjoying The Republican Convention More Than Jeffrey Lord

huffingtonpost.com — CLEVELAND ― The chairman of Breitbart News extends an invitation for a livestream interview. A passerby asks if it's a struggle being a conservative on CNN. And the inventor of "My Pillow" offers to send one in the mail. That's just a few minutes in the life of Jeffrey Lord at the Republican National Convention.

Roger Ailes Stepping Down As Fox News CEO

huffingtonpost.com — Embattled Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes resigned Thursday following a sexual harassment scandal that consumed the network during this week's Republican National Convention, parent company 21st Century Fox announced. It's a stunning fall for Ailes, a longtime political operative and media visionary who built Fox News with Rupert Murdoch on 1996 and led the cable channel to ratings dominance.

Breitbart News Sees Opportunity Amid Fox News Shake-Up

huffingtonpost.com — CLEVELAND ― For Breitbart News Executive Chairman Stephen Bannon, this week's dramatic shake-up at Fox News could be good news for his "populist, nationalist site." "I think the Murdochs are going to have radical changes at Fox, and we believe that we're going to be the beneficiaries of all that," Bannon told The Huffington Post.

Roger Ailes Reportedly Out At Fox News

huffingtonpost.com — Fox News CEO Roger Ailes will step down from his company in the wake of a sexual harassment scandal, Variety and Deadline reported Tuesday. The Daily Beast and Drudge Report also reported that Ailes had left the network Tuesday before back their reports. Fox News didn't immediately return HuffPost's requests for comment.

Fox News Stars At The GOP Convention Really Don’t Want To Talk About Roger Ailes

huffingtonpost.com — CLEVELAND - On the first day of the Republican National Convention, potentially seismic news for the politics and media world was unfolding offstage. New York magazine reported Monday that Fox News CEO and Chairman Roger Ailes would be removed following an investigation into sexual harassment accusations leveled by former "Fox & Friends" co-host Gretchen Carlson.

Roger Ailes' Days Running Fox News May Be Numbered

huffingtonpost.com — Roger Ailes, the political and media mastermind who launched Fox News with Rupert Murdoch two decades ago, may soon lose his position atop the cable news giant amid sexual harassment accusations.

Journalists Cross Fingers They Won't Be Arrested Covering GOP Convention Protests

huffingtonpost.com — CLEVELAND ― News organizations have been preparing for the possibility of their employees covering political unrest during the Republican National Convention, with some offering training and equipment typically reserved for war correspondents. Yet even a body armor-clad reporter or photographer could miss the action if arrested.
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Jul 25, 2016

Journalists can be quick to complain, but it's true Cleveland was much better logistically for the press:  http://bit.ly/2asBJBm 

Jul 25, 2016

Erdogan unsurprisingly using coup as pretext to silence journalists:  http://bit.ly/2aorqNl 

Jul 25, 2016

DNC researcher may have been hacked after digging into Manafort’s Russia ties:  http://yhoo.it/29V8DtD 

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