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Headlines editors probably wish they could take back
In this weeks Lower Case Breaking news: Crap Local News (@CrapLocalNews) September 19, 2017 "I'm not sure if the picture matches the headline.
Sep 21, 2017 7:51PM - Columbia Journalism Review
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Where the bodies arent buried
Bearing witness to a murderand a messageon a dirt path in South Sudan
Sep 21, 2017 5:42PM - Columbia Journalism Review
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Lessons on covering race and racism after Charlottesville
JENNA WORTHAM RECENTLY RETURNED to Charlottesville, Virginia, for the first time in more than a decade. Now a staff writer atThe New York Times Magazine, Wortham lived in Charlottesville for years until her graduation from the University of Virginia in 2004. The campus is absolutely beautiful, Wortham told her colleague Wesley Morris on an episode []
Sep 21, 2017 3:30PM - Columbia Journalism Review
Todays the day: The last print edition of The Village Voice hit newsstands this morningor it was supposed to, anyways. At 7:20am, I walked two blocks from my Washington Heights apartment looking for a copy. The box was empty.
Sep 20, 2017 7:07PM - Columbia Journalism Review
What are the most useful ways to bring artificial intelligence into newsrooms? How can journalists use it in their reporting process? Is it going to replace newsroom jobs? A report out this week from the Tow Center for Digital Journalism looks at how AI can be adapted to journalism. It summarizes a previously off-the-record meeting..
Sep 21, 2017 1:59PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
The voicemails would make you want to cry. When New Orleans WVUE Fox 8 News invited viewers to get in touch and share their healthcare costs, they werent sure what kind of response theyd receive. Would people be willing to dig up the explanation-of-benefits forms theyd received from their insurance companies? Would they be okay.
Sep 21, 2017 1:27PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
Philadelphias journalism ecosystem is getting a big infusion of support. The Lenfest Institute announced the winners of its local news innovation grants and its first cohort of entrepreneurs-in-residence Thursday morning. A total of $1 million is going to 12 different projects and to five individuals working on local-news focused projects.
Sep 21, 2017 11:00AM - Nieman Journalism Lab
What is the single most important risk to your news organizations future success? The top answer, according to a new WAN-IFRA report that surveyed 235 news executives and other managers working in media across 68 countries, was reluctance to innovate, followed by concerns over finding new revenue streams and a sustainable business model. (Only 5..
Sep 20, 2017 5:12PM - Nieman Journalism Lab
Where do Americans go to stay informed about science topics? Here are some key takeaways about Americans science news habits today.
Sep 21, 2017 3:01PM - Pew Research
Overall, 36% of Americans get science news at least a few times a week and three-in-ten actively seek it. Most get science news from general news outlets, but more see specialty sources as being accurate.
Sep 20, 2017 4:11PM - Pew Research
About half of those who applied for asylum in Europe during the refugee surge of 2015 and 2016 were still waiting to learn their fate as of the end of last year.
Sep 20, 2017 2:05PM - Pew Research
Counties and agencies across the United States keep criminal justice data locked in silos, widely unavailable to analyze or to compare to data from other counties. Even when it is more accessible, a lack of standards and inconsistent reporting make it difficult for average journalists to do much with it.At least for the states it offers, Measures for Justice solves that.
Sep 21, 2017 4:24PM - Poynter Institute
When Politico contributor Ben Strauss started reporting a profile of CNN White House reporter Jim Acosta, I proffered the notion to him that both C
Sep 21, 2017 1:18PM - Poynter Institute
In the midst of a nearly unprecedented
Sep 21, 2017 3:39AM - Poynter Institute
Video highlights from the 20172018 Student Competition kickoff, held Sept. 19 at RJI.
Sep 21, 2017 3:33PM - Reynolds Journalism Institute
David Kurpius, dean of the Missouri School of Journalism, talks about the upcoming RJI Student Competition.
Sep 20, 2017 8:54PM - Reynolds Journalism Institute