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Piers Morgan’s Show Dropped by CNN

In another round of changes for the media giant, CNN has confirmed plans to drop “Piers Morgan Live” from its prime time 9 p.m. slot.  Three years after taking over for Larry King, Morgan has seen ratings drop to a … Continue reading

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CNN Lays Off 40 Plus Journalists, But Is It All Bad News?

Tough news for any aspiring journalists as CNN announced that they have layed off more than 40 senior journalists as part of a recent reorganization of the company.  The plans were organized by the company chief executive, Jeff Zucker, in … Continue reading

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Visual Journalists Feel Brunt of Job Cuts Since 2000

Earlier this month the Times Herald-Record, a small publication from Middletown, N.Y. announced that they were cutting seven newsroom jobs, four of which were the last remaining positions of their photo department.  Citing “new technologies” and “economic realities” as the … Continue reading

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How the Media Failed to Cover the News; The Wendy Davis Story

It’s been an emotional week for millions of Americans, legal and undocumented, gay and straight, as the political atmosphere in this country has been forever altered.  Democrats and Republicans came together, for the most part, to change or move in … Continue reading

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How The Media Failed During The Boston Marathon Bombing Coverage

In a digital age where more people are turning to their ‘smart’ devices for quick news, it raises the question of whether the age-old convention of getting the story first is most important, or waiting until you have all of … Continue reading

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