journalist

Lyra McKee funeral
Brian Lawless/PA via AP
April 24, 2019 - 11:55 am
LONDON (AP) — The killing of journalist Lyra McKee must be a turning point for Northern Ireland, a priest said Wednesday at a funeral service attended by British and Irish leaders alongside mourners in superhero T-shirts and bright Harry Potter scarves. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May, Irish Prime...
Read More
Lyra McKee memorial
Duarte Mendonca/CNN
April 23, 2019 - 2:53 pm
By Julia Hollingsworth and Pierre Meilhan (CNN) — A 57-year-old woman who was arrested Tuesday in connection with the investigation into the murder of Northern Ireland journalist Lyra McKee was released several hours later, police said. McKee, 29, was shot in the Creggan area of Londonderry in what...
Read More
FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo, Michael Scott Moore, author of "The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast," poses for a portrait at Los Angeles Public Library in Los Angeles.
Chris Pizzello/AP Photo, File
February 21, 2019 - 6:49 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A U.S. citizen has been charged with kidnapping and other counts for his alleged role in the abduction of a freelance journalist who was held hostage in Somalia for nearly three years, according to federal charging documents unsealed Thursday in New York. According to a criminal...
Read More
FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2018, file photo, CIA Director Gina Haspel addresses the audience in Louisville, Ky.
AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File
December 04, 2018 - 4:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Breaking with President Donald Trump, senators leaving a briefing with CIA Director Gina Haspel on Tuesday said they are even more convinced that Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman was involved in the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Senate Foreign Relations...
Read More
Jamal Khashoggi
CNN
October 08, 2018 - 10:39 am
UPDATE: 11:44 a.m. By Gul Tuysuz and Sheena McKenzie, CNN (CNN) -- Turkey has asked for permission to search the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul in the wake of the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, state broadcaster TRT said on Monday. The move comes as Turkey also summoned...
Read More
Arkady Babchenko
AP Photo/Alexander Baroshin
May 30, 2018 - 10:59 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the reported slaying in Ukraine of a Russian journalist: (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, who had been reported shot and killed in the Ukrainian capital Tuesday, has shown up at a news conference very much alive. Vasily Gritsak, head of...
Read More