Subscribe: NPR Topics: Media
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
debate  donald trump  donald  fox news  fox  media  merger  news  presidential debate  presidential  time warner  time  trump  warner 
Rate this Feed
Rating: 3 starRating: 3 starRating: 3 starRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: NPR Topics: Media

Media : NPR

News about the state of the media. Trends in broadcast and print media, television, and radio journalism. Download podcasts and RSS feeds.

Last Build Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:05:00 -0400

Copyright: Copyright 2016 NPR - For Personal Use Only

'Trump Effect' Will Outlast His Campaign, Conservative Blogger Says

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:05:00 -0400

Donald Trump may be coming up short in the polls, but his brand of politics has sparked a movement. David Greene talks to Chris Buskirk, a conservative blogger and a talk radio host in Arizona.

'Trump TV' Launches Pilot With Pitch To Candidate's Base

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:10:00 -0400

On the inaugural nightly Facebook Live from Trump Tower, Donald Trump's campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, said "unequivocally" that the GOP candidate despite badly trailing Hillary Clinton in polls.

AT&T-Time Warner Merger Raises Concerns Over CNN's Independence

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:28:00 -0400

CNN's profitability makes it an attractive part of the Time Warner portfolio that AT&T struck a deal to acquire over the weekend. Concerns have been raised about whether the deal could compromise CNN's independence.

Presidential Campaigns Blast AT&T-Time Warner Merger

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:25:00 -0400

Donald Trump said it put "too much concentration of power in the hands of too few" and Tim Kaine called for "less concentration, especially in the media."

Atlantic Editor On Acrimony In U.S.: 'I Have To Imagine That It Actually Gets Worse'

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:39:00 -0400

Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic's new editor, tells NPR about the magazine's unexpected endorsement of Hillary Clinton for president and anti-Semitic tweets directed at him and other journalists.

The Next Generation Of Local, Low-Power FM Stations Expands In Urban Areas

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:24:00 -0400

The next wave of low power FM stations is coming on the air. Initially restricted to rural areas because of interference concerns, nearly 2,000 new stations have been approved — many in urban areas.

AT&T To Acquire Media Giant Time Warner For More Than $85 Billion

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:24:00 -0400

AT&T and Time Warner agreed Saturday to an $85 billion merger that, if approved by federal regulators, would create a mammoth media and telecommunications company.

TIMELINE: AT&T's Merger With Time Warner Follows Decades Of Industry Deals

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:39:00 -0400

The $85.4-billion merger of a telecom and a media giants is the latest in the web of consolidation, spurned offers and spin-offs that are increasingly interlinking the two industries.

AT&T Reaches Deal To Buy Time Warner For More Than $85 Billion

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 14:48:00 -0400

AT&T has agreed to terms with Time Warner to buy the media giant. "This is a perfect match of two companies with complementary strengths," AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson announced.

Voice Actors Strike Against Video Game Companies

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:10:00 -0400

The strike of the SAG-AFTRA union went into effect Friday after failed negotiations between the union's voice actors and video game employers, particularly over compensation and secrecy.

Final Presidential Debate Drama Debrief With 'Politico' Correspondent

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:10:00 -0400

NPR's Scott Simon talks with Glenn Thrush of Politico about the week in politics, including the third and final presidential debate.

'Rolling Stone' Deletes Web Article Critical Of NBA's Handling Of Rape Case

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 05:09:00 -0400

Rolling Stone magazine, which is currently facing an $8 million defamation lawsuit in Virginia, is now at the center of controversy for removing an online column critical of the NBA.

Did Trump TV Launch Last Night?

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:37:00 -0400

Donald Trump's campaign ran its own broadcast of the presidential debate Wednesday night. Many saw it as the first incarnation of a rumored Trump cable news channel.

Journalists' Campaign Donations Create Conflict, Ex-Newspaper Man Says

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:03:00 -0400

A report shows some journalists and ex-journalists contributed to presidential campaigns. Steve Inskeep talks to Len Downie, former executive editor of The Washington Post and professor of journalism.

Fox News' Chris Wallace Enters Spotlight As Debate Moderator

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:27:00 -0400

Fox News' Chris Wallace is known as a tough interviewer but his role as moderator of Wednesday's presidential debate has raised questions. Fox has been highly sympathetic to Donald Trump, and Wallace has lavished praise on his former boss, Roger Ailes, who was ousted as Fox News' chairman after accusations of sexual harassment. Ailes is also serving as an adviser to Donald Trump.