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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:28:49 GMTWilliam A. Hilliard in the newsroom of The Oregonian in 1993. Among other accomplishments, he was known for promoting civility in news.Having faced racial discrimination, Mr. Hilliard, who climbed the ranks at The Oregonian to become editor in chief, made it a focus to not perpetuate stereotypes in news writing.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:28:02 GMTThe photograph of Mr. Trump’s inauguration that was displayed during Mr. Spicer’s briefing.The president falsely accused journalists of both inventing a rift between him and spy agencies and deliberately understating the size of his inauguration crowds.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:36:24 GMTIn “Swiss Army Man,” a corpse (Daniel Radcliffe) appears to take a selfie with a friend (Paul Dano). The film earned about $4.2 million in theatrical release.In the last decade, only one film that had its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival has earned more than $40 million at the box office.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:59:24 GMTDonald J. Trump during the luncheon in Statuary Hall following his swearing in as president.On Inauguration Day, news broadcasters seemed unnerved by the prospect President Donald J. Trump would remain as combative as he had been while the host of “The Apprentice.”
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:21:18 GMTNigel Farage, the former leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, on Monday.Mr. Farage, the right-wing British politician, will have an unlikely American megaphone when he joins the network as a paid on-air contributor.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:19:21 GMTA starship, the U.S.S. Ares, as depicted in “Prelude to Axanar.”A legal battle that was worthy of a Federation starship taking on a Klingon destroyer pitted an amateur filmmaker against two Hollywood studios.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:22:44 GMTAn illustration by Erin Stead for “The Purloining of Prince Oleomargarine,” an expanded version of an unfinished fairy tale by Mark Twain.A fanciful bedtime story that he told his daughters will finally be finished and released, more than a century after he wrote it.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:21:08 GMTWayne Barrett, a longtime investigative columnist for The Village Voice, in 2011 at his home in Brooklyn. There is, he once said, “no other job where you get paid to tell the truth.”In 37 years at The Village Voice, Mr. Barrett took on New York’s builders, landlords and politicians, among them Donald J. Trump and Rudolph W. Giuliani.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:57:30 GMTThe author Fredrik Colting, whose KinderGuide books are based on classic novels.Two publishers and the estates of Arthur C. Clarke, Jack Kerouac, Truman Capote and Ernest Hemingway accused Fredrik Colting of copyright infringement.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:11:50 GMTPresident-elect Donald J. Trump holds a press conference at Trump Tower in New York on Jan. 11.The media columnist Jim Rutenberg and the White House correspondent Peter Baker on the Trump administration and the media challenges it poses.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:29:52 GMTCameron Harris in his home office in Annapolis, Md., on Monday. He created a fake story about an electrical worker who stumbled upon stacked boxes of ballots pre-marked for Hillary Clinton.Cameron Harris, a recent college graduate, pulled six million people into his bogus story about the discovery of fraudulent ballots for Hillary Clinton.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:41:00 GMTStephanie Winston Wolkoff, who helped plan the Costume Institute gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, the former director of special events for Vogue, helps plan an inauguration that is distressing many in the fashion world.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:00:56 GMTDavid Perpich, a senior executive, oversees The New York Times Company’s products and helped establish The New York Times’s paywall.Mr. Perpich, a senior executive of the company, will lead business and editorial operations for the product recommendation site, which The Times bought in October.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:19:10 GMTBobby Cannavale, left, Debra Messing and Eric McCormack in a 2006 episode of “Will & Grace.” Ms. Messing and Mr. McCormack will reprise their titular roles in a revival of the show.The original cast of the hit show, its director and its creators will all return for a 10-episode run during the 2017-18 season.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:30:27 GMTPearson plans to sell its 47 percent stake in the publisher, which is home to John Grisham, “The Girl on the Train” and the “Game of Thrones” books.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:35:46 GMTAmy Schumer and Jerry Seinfeld in “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.”Mr. Seinfeld also signed a production deal with the streaming service, which includes performing two stand-up specials and developing other content.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:48:11 GMTJon Ralston, a veteran Nevada journalist, is starting a nonprofit news website, The Nevada Independent. He has been critical of the state’s political coverage.Jon Ralston, a journalist known for his confrontational style, is starting The Nevada Independent, saying he sees an appetite for more sources of news.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:13:19 GMTConfirming an unusual number of deaths in a given year is tricky, since celebrity is a subjective quality. But several media tallies point to a trend.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:28:13 GMTDonald J. TrumpPresident-elect Donald J. Trump has always been hooked on recognition. More than ever, tweeting has given him a fitting outlet.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:31:12 GMTBill Maher said he knew that President George W. Bush “hated” him but never feared that he would be sued over a joke. Donald J. Trump did sue Mr. Maher for saying that he was the product of human-orangutan crossbreeding.Mr. Maher, who has tested the limits of political criticism, is among many in Hollywood who fear that the president-elect’s critics will be targeted.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:00:03 GMTSorted letters at the Office of Presidential Correspondence.Over eight years, through millions of letters, the staff of the White House mailroom read the unfiltered story of a nation.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:10:01 GMTThe West Wing of the White House, December 1929.Some fiction from our chaotic past repays attention as we seek our bearings now.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:00:02 GMT“It Can’t Happen Here”: Poster for a 1936 adaptation.The protagonist of Sinclair Lewis’s 1935 novel “It Can’t Happen Here” sees something dark brewing in American politics.