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August 20, 2017

Seaside town put 'on lockdown' amid disorder

Some pubs, hotels and other businesses in Cromer, Norfolk, have closed their doors this weekend following reports of “low-level disorder”, police have said. Several venues […]
August 20, 2017

Hard Brexit 'offers £135bn annual boost' to economy

Removing all trade tariffs and barriers would help generate an annual £135bn uplift to the economy, according to a group of pro-Brexit economists. A hard […]
August 19, 2017

A Spark in the Dark – Scottish Limited Partnerships and the UK Government’s Faltering Transparency Initiative

The government recently announced new legislation to reveal the beneficial owners of Scottish Limited eartnerships.  But this has done little to shed light on the […]
August 19, 2017

Investigative journalist Liz MacKean, who helped expose Jimmy Savile’s sex offending, dies aged 52

Investigative journalist Liz MacKean, who left the BBC over its decision to drop her Newsnight probe exposing Jimmy Savile as a serial sex offender, has […]
August 19, 2017

Knife-wielding attacker in 'fake suicide belt' leaves eight injured before he's shot dead by cops – Mirror.co.uk

A man armed with a knife has gone on a rampage attacking passers-by in a Russian city centre. The knifeman believed to have been wearing […]
August 19, 2017

Finnish police 'quite certain' about attacker's identity: local media – New York Daily News

By Tuomas Forsell and Lefteris Karagiannopoulos TURKU, Finland (Reuters) – Finnish police raided an apartment in eastern Turku and said it was “quite certain” it […]
August 19, 2017

Finnish police 'quite certain' about attacker's identity – local media – Reuters UK

TURKU, Finland (Reuters) – Finnish police raided an apartment in eastern Turku and said it was “quite certain” it had identified the attacker who killed […]
August 18, 2017

Google is reportedly working on subscription tools for publishers

Google on Friday became the latest tech giant to begin rolling out tools to help publishers recruit subscribers. The initiative, which is three-pronged, is being […]
August 18, 2017

NYT’s disastrous boba story stereotyped Asian culture

Photo by Alcuin Lai, via Flickr. On Wednesday night, The New York Times’s business section published a story about the growing number of bubble tea […]
August 18, 2017

NYT’s botched boba story stereotyped Asian culture

Photo by Alcuin Lai, via Flickr. On Wednesday night, The New York Times’s business section published a story about the growing number of bubble tea […]
August 18, 2017

Podcast: The media responds to Charlottesville

On the latest episode of The Kicker, we dedicate the entire episode to the media’s response to Charlottesville. Meg talks to CJR Associate Editor Brendan […]
August 18, 2017

Podcast: The media responds to Charlottesville

On the latest episode of The Kicker, we dedicate the entire episode to the media’s response to Charlottesville. Meg talks to CJR Associate Editor Brendan […]
August 18, 2017

Rightwing media divided after Steve Bannon's White House departure – The Guardian

Steve Bannon Breitbart, which the former Trump strategist once headed, says he left voluntarily while New York Post and Fox News offer harsh appraisals Steve […]