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Las Vegas newspaper wants slain reporter's devices returned

Sep. 23, 2022 17:51 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Las Vegas Review-Journal is demanding that authorities don’t review a slain reporter’s electronic devices and reporting materials, which were seized by authorities after his death. Jeff German's cellphone, four computers and external hard drive could be...

Newspaper in Medford, Oregon, to cease print publication

Sep. 21, 2022 15:21 PM EDT

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The newspaper in Medford, Oregon, will cease print publication on Sept. 30. The Mail Tribune says it will move to an electronic format beginning in October. “I made a commitment to the Rogue Valley to keep a printed newspaper as long as we...

Editorial Roundup: Kentucky

Sep. 21, 2022 15:17 PM EDT

Frankort State Journal. September 20, 2022. Editorial: Needed: More conversations about addiction, mental health Our society can be contradictory at times. We celebrate when loved ones finish treatment cancer-free, but yet we don’t usually extend the same...

Official held in Vegas reporter killing facing loss of job

Sep. 20, 2022 20:01 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A local elected official got court-appointed attorneys during his arraignment Tuesday in the stabbing death of a Las Vegas investigative journalist who wrote articles critical of him and his managerial conduct. Robert Richard Telles, the Clark County public...

'People’s tribunal' seeks justice over journalist killings

Sep. 20, 2022 02:21 AM EDT

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An unofficial tribunal organized by a group of media freedom organizations declared Mexico, Sri Lanka and Syria guilty of violating international humanitarian law for failing to protect journalists. The People’s Tribunal on the Murder of Journalists,...

Editorial Roundup: Nebraska

Sep. 19, 2022 07:17 AM EDT

Lincoln Journal Star. September 13, 2022. Editorial: Frost’s tenure ends with crash and cash When Bill Moos, athletic director at the time, introduced Scott Frost as the Huskers’ new head football coach on Dec. 3, 2017, a bright future was all but assured. ...

Official jailed in Vegas reporter killing had 2020 arrest

Sep. 13, 2022 19:45 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — An elected official accused of killing a Las Vegas investigative journalist in what authorities allege was retaliation for articles critical of him and his office faced court sanctions two years ago for resisting arrest in a domestic violence case, records show. ...

Mass firing at UAE newspaper raises question of censorship

Sep. 13, 2022 12:24 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The story about high fuel prices was safe, editors agreed, even under the strict press laws of the United Arab Emirates. Instead, it unleashed a firestorm at Al Roeya newspaper in Dubai. Within days, top editors were interrogated. Within weeks,...

Crow Tribe journalism teacher seeks stories no one tells

Sep. 10, 2022 10:13 AM EDT

LODGE GRASS, Mont. (AP) — Luella Brien initially wanted to be a school teacher, but never thought she’d be one after taking a different career path. Shortly after graduating high school, she pivoted from education to pursue journalism. Now those paths have converged in her new...

Retirement community’s newspaper has a no bad news policy

Sep. 10, 2022 03:12 AM EDT

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Mercy. Twenty new ads had just poured in on deadline. Twenty. The September issue of On Top of the World News already was a puffy 60-plus pages, huge for this time of year. The snowbirds won’t even arrive until November. If you’ve spent any time in...