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June 27, 2017

Three CNN journalists resign after story connecting Trump ally to Russian investment fund is retracted

Three CNN journalists are reported to have resigned yesterday after the TV channel took down a website article which was critical of a Donald Trump […]
June 27, 2017

5 fact-checking tips for editors

Facts matter in all types of writing, especially in news and informational texts. Errors of fact can damage a writer’s credibility and cause embarrassment, and […]
June 27, 2017

Al Jazeera English chief says Saudi-led ultimatum is most serious threat channel has faced

Al Jazeera’s offices around the world have been shut down, bombed and its journalists locked up. But today it faces the greatest threat to its […]
June 27, 2017

EU fines Google a record $2.7 billion in antitrust case over search results – Washington Post

By Michael Birnbaum, BRUSSELS — The European Union’s antitrust chief hit Google with a record $2.7 billion fine Tuesday, saying the powerful web-search leader illegally steered […]
June 27, 2017

The overwhelming overwhelm

A style blogger posted an article and video recently on “How To Avoid Information Overload: The Best Way To Process What You Learn And Conquer […]
June 27, 2017

Local Edition: Do the best ideas come from inside the newsroom?

This piece originally appeared in Local Edition, our newsletter following the digital transformation of local news. Want to be part of the conversation? You can […]
June 27, 2017

Google Fined Record $2.7 Billion in EU Antitrust Ruling – New York Times

By MARK SCOTT June 27, 2017 Google suffered a major blow on Tuesday after European antitrust officials fined the search giant a record $2.7 billion for unfairly […]
June 27, 2017

Google fined €2.42BN for EU antitrust violations over shopping searches – TechCrunch

The European Commission has fined Google a record-breaking €2.42 billion for antitrust violations pertaining to its Google’s Shopping search comparison service — in what is widely […]
June 27, 2017

The White House goes dark

Good morning. The past is not prologue for the press CBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller is famously fastidious with all presidential happenings. Ditto […]
June 27, 2017

Mail Online apologises over initial Finsbury Park mosque attack headline which referenced ‘hate cleric Abu Hamza’

Mail Online has apologised after the headline of an article detailing the van attack near Finsbury Park mosque referenced “hate cleric Abu Hamza”. The story […]
June 27, 2017

Q&A: Susan Orlean on the art of not prepping for interviews

A great interview is one of the journalist’s most powerful tools. For the next five weeks, the Columbia Journalism Review and MaximumFun.org will broadcast conversations […]
June 27, 2017

Young journalists’ survey: Half start on less than £20k, 15 per cent say shorthand most important skill

Nine out of ten journalists under 30 said they believe young people see journalism as an “attractive career”, according to a new survey. Half of […]
June 27, 2017

Google fined £2.1bn by the European Union for abusing its search engine market dominance

Google has been hit with a record fine of 2.42 billion euros (£2.1 billion) by Europe’s competition watchdog after breaching antitrust rules with its online […]