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Jason Rezaian is tweeting again

Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, who was imprisoned for more than a year in Iran on bogus charges of espionage, sent his first post-captivity tweet Saturday. It included a picture of him chowing down on a burrito.

San Gabriel Valley Tribune Kevin Smith

Digital First Media submits bid for Orange County Register

It's official: Digital First Media, the national newspaper chain, has submitted a bid to buy The Orange County Register. Tribune Publishing, whose properties include the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times, also submitted a bid.

POLITICO Jack Shafer

Is the press is eager to write about Hillary Clinton's fall?

Could political reporters be salivating over writing about the possible downfall of Hillary Clinton's campaign? "...a giant who is in the process of becoming a dwarf is the greatest copy of all."

Medium Erin Carr

A letter from David Carr to his daughter Erin

David Carr, the journalist's journalist with a checkered past, raspy voice and a gimlet eye for media trends died a year ago today. His daughter, Erin Carr, posted a tribute to his legacy this morning.

POLITICO Hadas Gold

President Obama will speak at the Toner Prize ceremony

President Obama will make the trip to Newhouse School at Syracuse University to deliver the keynote for the Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting. Previous winners include Washington Post legend Dan Balz and The New Yorker's Jane Mayer.

The Chronicle of Higher Education Peter Schmidt

Protecting student journalism nationwide

The rash of student media advisers who've been fired, combined with censorship of student newspapers, has prompted the Student Press Law Center to call for legislation ensuring trainee journalists the right to unabridged free speech.

The Boston Globe Jon Chesto

The Harvard Business Review has sped up to meet the digital age

A bigger digital presence, a high-metabolism news report and an online subscription program have resulted in more revenue and a sustainable future.

Medium Dave Winer

Why don't newspapers band together to sell digital subscriptions?

Dave Winer, one of the founding fathers of Web syndication, has this idea: Why don't different newspapers, like The Boston Globe, The New York Times and The Washington Post, team up and offer readers a single subscription offer?

Contently Melanie Deziel

A call for standards in native advertising

This call for industry-wide standardization of native advertising calls out the ambiguity between "native ad" and "sponsored content" as categories of advertising. What do they really mean? And do readers actually know the difference?

KMIZ Staff report

Professor who blocked student photojournalist breaks silence

Melissa Click, the University of Mizzouri professor who put her hand in the face of a student photojournalist, says she was "never calling for violence" when she asked for "some muscle" to forcibly remove Mark Schierbecker from an on-campus protest.

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Twitter Jason Rezaian

Jason Rezaian is tweeting again

Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, who was imprisoned for more than a year in Iran on bogus charges of espionage, sent his first post-captivity tweet Saturday. It included a picture of him chowing down on a burrito.

San Gabriel Valley Tribune Kevin Smith

Digital First Media submits bid for Orange County Register

It's official: Digital First Media, the national newspaper chain, has submitted a bid to buy The Orange County Register. Tribune Publishing, whose properties include the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times, also submitted a bid.

POLITICO Jack Shafer

Is the press is eager to write about Hillary Clinton's fall?

Could political reporters be salivating over writing about the possible downfall of Hillary Clinton's campaign? "...a giant who is in the process of becoming a dwarf is the greatest copy of all."

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