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Mon, 17 Apr 2017 01:16:10 GMTRoman Badanin of TV Rain in Moscow. He was one of three editors at the independent media company RBC who had to leave after its flagship newspaper reported on sensitive financial arrangements of members of President Vladimir V. Putin’s family.Watching Russian television and hearing journalists’ war stories, I wondered if I had arrived through an alt-right wormhole.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:23:17 GMTDemonstrators in Manhattan on Wednesday called for Fox News to dismiss Bill O’Reilly.Bill O’Reilly has left Fox News for a vacation while his employers decide whether they should force him from the network over sexual harassment accusations.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:10:20 GMTTrojan’s new ad campaign is aimed at making women more comfortable buying condoms.In a time when social media outrage can be prompted with one misstep, Trojan is unveiling an ad campaign directed at women.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:47:08 GMTRachel Maddow on the set of her MSNBC show in New York City in March. In recent weeks the show started beating Tucker Carlson’s on Fox News among the coveted 25- to 54-year-old demographic.For the first time in nearly two decades, Bill O’Reilly will not be kicking off Fox News’s prime-time lineup. The other cable networks have noticed.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:09:18 GMTAlbert Freedman in 1958. He once wrote that the quiz shows he produced were not fraudulent. They were, in his words, “showmanship, spectacle and illusion.”Mr. Freedman sought higher ratings for the show “Twenty-One” by giving questions to contestants in advance, in the hopes of creating more dramatic competition.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:24:28 GMTFloyd Abrams at his Manhattan office. In his new book, “The Soul of the First Amendment,” he argues that the United States’ protections for free speech are the best in the world, at least for now.Mr. Abrams, a titan of free speech jurisprudence, says the Twitter trail could be a gift to lawyers defending journalists during leak investigations.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:14:56 GMTAlisyn Camerota last year. On Sunday, during an interview on the CNN show “Reliable Sources,” she said that while they were at Fox News, Roger E. Ailes once invited her to a hotel room.Ms. Camerota, a former anchor, said Mr. Ailes, the former network chief, had made “grossly inappropriate” statements to her and once invited her to a hotel room.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:02:12 GMTAnthony Davis, a member of Nashville’s city-county Metro Council, introduced legislation to speed Google Fiber’s expansion in the market. AT&T sued to stop it.AT&T has told federal regulators it needs the merger to compete with cable companies. But it has acted like a powerhouse in dealings with cities and states.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:20:57 GMTElizabeth Warren, a Democratic senator from Massachusetts, has written a new book full of behind-the-scenes anecdotes showing why our system works so well for the rich and powerful.In a new book, the Democratic senator from Massachusetts takes Wells Fargo to task, along with the system that let it get away with account fraud.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:14:23 GMTFrom left, James, Lachlan and Rupert Murdoch.Since taking over two years ago, James and Lachlan Murdoch seem determined to rid the company of the old-guard culture on which their father built his empire.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:32:14 GMTThe London headquarters of the satellite broadcaster Sky. On Friday, Britain postponed its regulatory review of 21st Century Fox’s proposal to take full control of the company until after the country’s general election in June.The examination, to consider whether the Murdoch family would gain too much control over Britain’s media landscape, was delayed until after the June elections.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:05:01 GMTBill O’Reilly, who was removed as a Fox News host this week, had said “no one has ever filed a complaint about me” through 21st Century Fox’s anonymous hotline.Fox News employees say they were unaware of a method to report misbehavior. Experts say companies often create hotlines to limit legal liability.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:05:00 GMTAdvertisers abandoned Mr. O’Reilly’s show in droves, but few left the network altogether. After his ouster, the advertising outlook may return to normal.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 04:51:05 GMTDaniel Craig has played James Bond in the most recent films, including “Spectre” (2015), which took in about $881 million.Sony, whose contract to market and distribute the films expired in 2015, gave its presentation on a recreated set from “Dr. No.”
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:21:37 GMTOutside Fox News’s headquarters. Research shows that most women who experience sexual harassment do not report it, primarily because they fear retaliation.Many women remain skeptical that they will be heard if they come forward with tales of inappropriate workplace behavior. But the power women wield outside their own offices may help even the game.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:31:31 GMTPrince, performing in 1985. The singer, who died on April 21, 2016, is known for his vast archives of unreleased music.A lawsuit by the singer’s estate has halted the release of a new six-song EP.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:33:52 GMTBeyoncé performing at a Get Out the Vote concert in 2016.Prizes were also given to “Atlanta,” “Veep” and “Happy Valley.”
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:07:09 GMTWorkers placed boards over a poster of Bill O’Reilly outside the Fox News offices on Thursday.With the payment to the dismissed host, 21st Century Fox payouts related to sexual harassment allegations at Fox News now total more than $85 million.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:32:55 GMTPresident Trump’s public support of Bill O’Reilly intensified activists’ resolve to oust him from Fox News.Activists who pressured advertisers to pull out of “The O’Reilly Factor” are claiming victory after the Fox News star was dismissed from the network.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 22:44:15 GMTProtesters in front of Fox News headquarters in New York on April 12.Boycotts don’t always work. But the advertising losses at Fox News would have frightened even Rupert Murdoch.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:29:20 GMTTony Romo, left, will be CBS’s top game analyst, replacing Phil Simms, right, who will appear on the network’s studio show.Simms, a game analyst at the network for two decades, was replaced by Tony Romo and will move to the studio instead.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:17:18 GMTRupert Murdoch prizes loyalty, but has proved repeatedly that he is a pragmatist at his core.Rupert Murdoch prizes loyalty and profits, both of which his former Fox News host brought him in droves, but he has also proved that his hand can be forced.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:00:02 GMTHow do we live with the fact that the world we knew is going and, in some cases, already gone?
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:45:53 GMTThe poet Derek Walcott in France in 1993.How one reader came under the spell of Walcott’s poetry. And a suggested starter kit to his poems.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:27:34 GMTAmanda Palmer at a poetry reading at Lincoln Center in Manhattan on Wednesday, where the stage banter was often political.Like virtually everything else in the Trump era, poetry has gotten sharply political these days.