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Tributes have been paid to Sarah Hughes, the Observer and Guardian journalist who has died from cancer.Hughes, a mother of two, was a hugely respected journalist whose work ranged from hard-hitting … more
Sharon Cohen, a matchless reporter who told American stories with great skill and compassion over more than four decades at The Associated Press, died Monday at her Chicago home. She was 68.At her … more
Paul Brock, a former public relations consultant, radio news broadcaster, movie producer and Democratic National Committee communications official who in 1975 was one of the principal organizers of … more
Pete Rosengren, the vice president of sales and digital strategies for the Daily Herald Media Group, died Sunday during a family vacation in Florida after he hurried into the Gulf of Mexico to help … more
Gail Slatter never received a byline or a photo credit in The New York Times. During the 40 years she worked there, her name appeared in the newspaper only once, in 1997, when she helped flesh out a … more
Allen P. McCombs, the owner of the Chino Champion newspaper from 1956 to 2017, beloved Chino historian and author of his famed “Rolltop Roundup” column for many decades, died Friday … more
Eric Spinato, senior head booker and story editor for Fox News and Fox Business, has died from complications related to the coronavirus.Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott, Fox president and executive … more
Paul Brock, who was the founding executive director of the National Association of Black Journalists and had a long career in the news media, public relations and Democratic politics, died on March … more
Charles Lewis, a former Washington bureau chief for The Associated Press and The Hearst Newspapers who tirelessly advocated for the release of AP journalist Terry Anderson from kidnappers in Lebanon, … more
Andrew M. “Andy” Ockershausen, a Washington-area broadcast executive who spent 27 years as general manager of WMAL radio, died March 17 in a hospital in Annapolis. He was 92.The cause was … more
Stephen Brown, the editor-in-chief of Politico Europe, died Thursday in Brussels, the publication said. He was 57. Brown’s death, from a heart attack, was announced to staff during an … more
Pablo Sánchez, at 75 and with long-standing health problems, was probably days or weeks from receiving a coronavirus vaccine. But he caught the virus before he found an appointment for a … more
It is with complete sorrow and sadness that I write of the passing of my former boss, colleague, mentor, friend and hero, Paul Reinhard.He died Saturday night after receiving hospice care in recent … more
Bob Ingle saw the future.In 1990, as the executive editor of the San Jose Mercury News, he wrote a prescient report to his boss, Knight Ridder executive Tony Ridder, about the direction the newspaper … more
David Ibata was a longtime Tribune reporter and editor who was a pioneer in the area of online journalism.Over a 26-year career at the paper, Ibata reported on real estate and transportation issues, … more
Brian Barger was an investigative journalist who edited and reported on Colombian drug cartels, covert operations of the CIA, international terrorism, money laundering, excessive levels of toxins in … more
Beloved journalist Marshall A. Latimore has died at 36 years old. The executive editor and chief content officer of The Atlanta Voice newspaper and member of the National Association of Black … more
Roger Mudd, a longtime CBS News political correspondent who reported on the Pentagon’s profligate spending, whose interview with Edward M. Kennedy ended the senator’s White House … more
Society of Editors founder Bob Satchwell, described as “one of the media’s greatest champions”, has died aged 73 after developing pneumonia and Covid-19. Satchwell founded the … more
Bill Beecham, a longtime bureau chief for The Associated Press in Salt Lake City who oversaw coverage of several major stories including the kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart, has died. He was 79. He … more
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