Latest Journalism News

The Newsy news network is rebranding itself as Scripps News

Sep. 29, 2022 15:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The E.W. Scripps Co. is renaming its Newsy news network as part of a corporate restructuring designed to create a more focused national news division. Newsy, a news network seen largely online and through streaming services, will be rechristened Scripps News on Jan....

Fight over dead reporter's sources stalls before Vegas judge

Sep. 28, 2022 16:46 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A fight to block government access to a slain investigative journalist’s sources and unpublished work stalled Wednesday, when a Las Vegas judge said she didn’t have jurisdiction to consider the question. However, a lawyer heading efforts by Nevada’s largest...

Regrow vegetables from kitchen scraps on a sunny windowsill

Sep. 27, 2022 10:58 AM EDT

Gardening naturally lends itself to reusing and recycling -- just think about compost and last year’s seed trays. So if there’s a way to reduce trash while saving money on produce, you can count me in. And one of my favorite ways to do both is to regrow vegetables from kitchen scraps. ...

Russia gives citizenship to ex-NSA contractor Edward Snowden

Sep. 26, 2022 19:47 PM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia on Monday granted citizenship to former American intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, who fled prosecution after he revealed highly classified U.S. surveillance programs to capture communications and data from around the world. A decree signed Monday by...

Young Grizzlies still cocky, hungrier after semifinals loss

Sep. 26, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — All-Star point guard Ja Morant borrowed a professional camera for photos of his teammates, even turning the lens on reporters covering the Memphis Grizzlies' media day Monday. Ziaire Williams, going into his second NBA season, used a disposable camera from...

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...

Fox News veteran Trace Gallagher gets night anchor job

Sep. 21, 2022 19:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A Fox News Channel original, Trace Gallagher, was named anchor of the “Fox News @ Night” hour that airs at midnight on the East Coast, the network said Wednesday. A veteran news reporter based in Los Angeles, Gallagher has been with the network since its...

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...

At summer's end, indoor plants need attention too

Sep. 20, 2022 11:03 AM EDT

As summer winds down, we tend to focus on enjoying the last of the season’s harvests, clearing away spent plants and planning next year’s garden. But indoor plants need our attention now, too. PLANTS THAT ARE COMING INDOORS Houseplants that spent the season...

No suspension for teacher who refused to censor student news

Sep. 18, 2022 18:24 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles school officials have rescinded their suspension of a high school journalism advisor who had refused to censor a student's news article naming an unvaccinated campus librarian. The teacher, Adriana Chavira, was facing a suspension of three days...