Last Build Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 -0500On big news days, it's fun to look at the witty headlines in the tabloids. The headline in the New York Daily News: Don Of A New Day. The headline in the New York Post: Don Of A New Day.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 08:02:00 -0500The relationship between Donald Trump, members of his staff, and members of the press has been tested during a week of heated exchanges.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 06:54:00 -0500As during the campaign, the president-elect wants the established media's attention and craves its respect — but gladly will feed outlets into the news grinder if they cross him. Ask CNN and BuzzFeed.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:11:00 -0500Donald Trump's attacks on the media dominated his first news conference since being elected president. He singled out BuzzFeed and CNN for criticism.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:29:00 -0500Donald Trump held his first news conference since the election on Wednesday, and made nice with some news organizations, while going after others. Trump was sharply critical of BuzzFeed for running an unverified story that Russia has "compromising" information about him.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:01:00 -0500In an effort to be a more powerful player in the news business, Facebook is asking local and global outlets to tag-team on the creation of Facebook products.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:00:00 -0500Tuesday was an insane news day, with confirmation hearings, explosive new allegations about Trump's ties to Russia, and a death sentence in a high-profile case, among other things. And more to come.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:36:00 -0500Fox News has another sexual harassment story on its hands, this one involving Bill O'Reilly, arguably the network's biggest star. O'Reilly was accused of harassing another Fox employee, reporter Juliet Huddy, in 2011. Published reports confirmed by NPR indicate 21st Century Fox paid Huddy a sum "in the high six figures" to drop the matter.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:32:00 -0500As an activist, Clare Hollingworth saved thousands of refugees from Hitler's forces. Then, a few days into her career as a reporter, she uncovered the scoop of a lifetime: Germany was invading Poland.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:33:00 -0500The American historian, critic and columnist Nat Hentoff fell in love with jazz as a kid in Boston — primarily because of the freedom and emotion it expressed. For 50 years, he wrote about jazz and social justice issues for The Village Voice. He died at home on Saturday while listening to Billie Holiday. He was 91.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 08:35:28 -0500Variety's Maureen Ryan has been critical of how rape is portrayed on TV. She says writers' rooms should reflect its diverse audience — especially when it comes to approach such sensitive topics.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 08:35:00 -0500Trump will hold a news conference Wednesday. NPR media correspondent David Folkenflik says, historically, leaders have distinguished "news" from "press" conferences to undercut the role of the press.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 08:03:00 -0500Digital radio has room for more channels, and supporters say it provides higher-quality sound. But most Norwegians oppose the decision to entirely ditch the national FM network starting next week.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 05:00:00 -0500David Greene talks to Italian journalist Beppe Severgnini, who discusses how Italy is grappling with fake news, and the accusation by one populist leader that the media is producing those stories.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 13:49:00 -0500Apple says it has "been informed" that the app violated local regulations. It's the latest in a long history of media restrictions in China, but also of tech companies getting involved in the efforts.