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Adam Weinstein | Saint Petersblog | 12/19/2014
There is a chance — slim, to be sure, but a still a chance — that Florida’s capital may finally get the newspaper it deserves. Which is to say, it may finally get a newspaper.
Raju Narisetti | Nieman Lab | 12/19/2014
Over the past 22 years, 1,059 journalists have been killed. Worldwide, some 430 journalists are in exile from their home countries. Hundreds more are injured, persecuted, muzzled, and threatened, mostly by governments and sometimes by influential non-governmental forces, all interested in stifling a free, fearless press.
Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Huffington Post | 12/19/2014
WASHINGTON -- Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, who has been held by the Iranian government since July on unclear charges, is receiving renewed attention as negotiations over Iran's nuclear program resume with the U.S. government.
Daniel Wallis | Reuters | 12/19/2014
(Reuters) - A Washington-based journalist has sued St. Louis County and one of its police lieutenants, saying his rights were violated when he was arrested while covering protests over the killing of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, court papers showed.
Catalina Albeanu | Journalism.co.uk | 12/19/2014

Longform journalism is a big priority at Huffington Post UK going into the new year, according to editor-in-chief Stephen Hull.

 

Emily Wordsman | American Journalism Review | 12/19/2014
Journalism students at Arizona State University this fall took what seemed like a dream class for football fans — “Super Bowl Reporting,” in which they produced content about the lead-up to the Big Game.
David Uberti | CJR | 12/19/2014
Writers gave consumers exactly what they wanted
Press Release | UGA | 12/19/2014
The National Press Photographers Association will relocate its headquarters to the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication beginning in early 2015.
Melissa Davlin | Idaho Statesman | 12/18/2014
The Borah High newspaper editor says Idaho leaders such as Sherri Ybarra should lead by example.
Read more here: http://www.idahostatesman.com/2014/12/18/3548062_boise-student-plagiarizes-to-make.html?rh=1#storylink=cpy
Lucia Moses | Digiday | 12/18/2014
It’s been another tough year for journalism. Traditional media companies continued to shed headcount. Management troubles led to mass staff exoduses at new digital media company First Look and The New Republic.
Roxana Kopetman | OC Register | 12/18/2014
This is a first: state-controlled media members from communist Cuba asking independent American journalism students from Orange County about their craft.
William Turvill | PressGazette | 12/18/2014
Former Sunday Mirror investigations editor Graham Johnson avoided jail today after coming forward to police to admit phone-hacking.
Michael Calderone | Huffington Post | 12/18/2014

NEW YORK -– The massive Sony hack has left editors with a decision sure to be studied in media ethics classes for years to come: Should journalists report on materials stolen from a corporation by hackers?

 

Nicole Levy | Capital New York | 12/16/2014
Press Release | The Dallas Morning News | 12/18/2014
Jim Conaghan | NetNewsCheck | 12/18/2014