MOVE compound bombing on May 13, 1985 in West Philadelphia.
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Kristen Johanson
May 13, 2020 - 4:36 pm
May 13, 1985 lives on as one of the darkest days in Philadelphia’s history. Thirty-five years ago, police dropped a bomb on the MOVE compound along Osage Avenue. Read more here.
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Lisa Hughes.
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Mike DeNardo
January 14, 2020 - 6:02 pm
The Philadelphia Inquirer has named a new publisher, and she's the first female publisher in the paper's 190-year history. Read more here.
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“The Catch and Kill Podcast" with Ronan Farrow
Ian Bush
November 25, 2019 - 6:10 pm
Ronan Farrow, the journalist whose investigation into allegations of sexual abuse against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein won him a Pulitzer Prize, is bringing the real-life drama to a podcast. Listen to it here.
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Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts, winner of three Emmys and a legend and trailblazer in broadcasting, has died at the age of 75, ABC News announced.
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September 17, 2019 - 10:55 am
Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts, winner of three Emmys and a legend and trailblazer in broadcasting, has died at the age of 75, ABC News announced.
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Lew Klein
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June 13, 2019 - 10:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Lew Klein, the Philadelphia TV pioneer and longtime educator whose name is on the Temple school of journalism, died Wednesday, June 12, at the age of 91. Klein touched the lives of many in the journalism industry, in Philadelphia and beyond. He helped develop "...
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Kristinn Hrafnsson, Editor-in-chief of WikiLeaks and barrister Jennifer Robinson speak to the media outside Westminster Magistrates' Court in London, after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested.
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Kim Glovas
April 19, 2019 - 12:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The arrest and possible extradition of Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange to the United States has many experts concerned about press freedom. Assange faces charges of espionage and computer-related crimes. Gordon Coonfield, associate professor of communications at...
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The Newseum pulled the shirts and issued an apology one day after criticism erupted from both the public and journalists for selling a shirt with a catchphrase used by President Trump to disparage the media.
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August 04, 2018 - 3:55 pm
By Jackie Wattles (CNN Money) -- The Newseum in Washington DC, a monument to journalism and the First Amendment, has removed from its gift shop shirts emblazoned with the phrase "Fake News," saying stocking the items was a "mistake." The museum pulled the shirts and issued an apology on Saturday...
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Craigslist founder gives $20 million to journalism school
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June 11, 2018 - 5:16 pm
By Hadas Gold (CNN Money) -- His website is often blamed for contributing to the decline of the newspaper industry, but now Criagslist founder Craig Newmark is giving $20 million to train future journalists at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. In honor of the donor, the...
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Newseum visitors browse newspaper front pages displayed outside the museum in Washington.
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June 11, 2018 - 5:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — There's substantial agreement on what Americans want from the news media and what journalists want to report, according to a pair of studies that also reveal a troubling caveat: a nagging feeling among both the ideal isn't being met. Public suspicion about journalism is also fueled...
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