Headlines

Andrew Jacobs | New York Times | 10/1/2014
BEIJING — Can Chinese censors vanquish the umbrella?
Kurt Wagner | re/code | 10/1/2014
Nextdoor, the social network for neighborhoods, is calling the cops — and asking them to create online profiles.
Rem Rieder | USA Today | 10/1/2014
Lara Setrakian, the impresario behind the deeply immersive and critically acclaimed website Syria Deeply, is about to take the same approach to Ebola.
Dylan Byers | Politico | 10/1/2014
Jeff Bezos rarely visits The Washington Post.
Ravi Somaiya | New York Times | 10/1/2014
The New York Times plans to eliminate about 100 newsroom jobs, as well as a smaller number of positions from its editorial and business operations, offering buyouts and resorting to layoffs if enough people do not leave voluntarily, the newspaper announced on Wednesday.
Joseph Lichterman | NiemanLab | 10/1/2014
The University of Pennsylvania student newspaper is looking for innovative students on its staff — and from outside the paper.
Lawrence Delevingne | CNBC | 10/1/2014
Despite the doom and gloom, some of the savviest investors in the world are buying in.
Sam Bungey | The Morning News | 9/30/2014
The December 7, 1902 edition of The New York Times brought news of a mid-ocean ship rescue, a dramatic fire in the Bronx, and “bloody noses galore” in the French parliament.
Jaron Gilinsky | PBS | 9/30/2014
August 2014 was a horrific month for freelance journalists. We are still mourning the loss of our colleagues, James (Jim) Foley and Steven Sotloff, Americans who entered Syria to report on the country’s violent civil war.
Catalina Albeanu | Journalism.co.uk | 9/30/2014
A crowdfunded independent journalism website is planning to launch in Canada on 2 October, with two editions to increase communication between French and English Canada and a focus on investigations.
Asawin Suebsaeng | The Daily Beast | 9/30/2014
The HBO host insists he’s not committing random acts of journalism. He’s wrong—and that’s exactly what sets his show apart from “The Daily Show” and “The Colbert Report.”
Deron Lee | Columbia Journalism Review | 9/30/2014
PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS — Politics has long been a key beat for Iowa media. But today, political campaigns in the Hawkeye State are about much more than caucuses, straw polls, and steak fries.
Nicole Levy | Capital New York | 9/30/2014
“Continuity is the theme of editorial at Slate,” Gawker founder Nick Denton told Capital at a party feting the online magazine’s new editor in chief, Julia Turner, on Tuesday night.
John McDermott | Digiday | 9/26/2014
Michael David Smith | NBC Sports | 9/29/2014
Jason Abbruzzese | Mashable | 9/25/2014