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TV Spy Kevin Eck

Layoffs reported at WDBJ in Roanoke

Earlier this year, two journalists for WDBJ —  Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward — were killed on-air.

New York Gabriel Sherman

Former Fox News booker says she was "psychologically tortured" by Roger Ailes

"This is the account of a woman who chose to go along with what Roger Ailes wanted — because he was powerful, because she thought he could help her advance her career, because she was professionally adrift and emotionally unmoored."

The New York Times NIRAJ CHOKSHI

Snowden and WikiLeaks clash over how to disclose secrets

"They may both support the dissemination of government secrets, but Edward J. Snowden and WikiLeaks seem to disagree on how best to do it."

The Huffington Post Michael Calderone

Clinton’s campaign is trying a lot harder with Hispanic media than Trump’s

"The Clinton campaign...has a small army in Philadelphia. Jorge Silva, the campaign’s director of Hispanic media, said there are about two dozen people doing interviews in Spanish and translating speeches."

Mediaite Tommy Christopher

Trump has blacklisted 'New Day,' says CNN's Chris Cuomo

"On Friday morning’s edition of CNN’s New Day, anchor Chris Cuomo casually revealed that he and his show are just the latest news outlet to be “punished” by Trump for what he views as unfair coverage."

The New York Times MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM

Megyn Kelly stops by the rumor mill With cameo at CNN party

"The conspicuous sight of Ms. Kelly hobnobbing with CNN honchos like Anderson Cooper and Jeff Zucker, the network’s president, seemed calculated to set a certain class of tongues wagging."

The Washington Post Erik Wemple

Donald Trump’s trickle-down media thuggery

"When the leader of the campaign trashes and harasses the media, the underlings 'misinterpret' the message to mean, essentially, anything goes."

Digiday Brian Morrissey

How to get 1.5 billion video views per month

"Business Insider’s distributed media arm, known simply as Insider, is one of those fast-growth publishers that have mastered the art of getting videos in front of people on platforms, mostly Facebook."

The New York Times EMILY STEEL

Trial on Sumner Redstone’s mental competence set for October

"The legal battle over whether Sumner M. Redstone has the mental capacity to make decisions about his $40 billion media empire is scheduled to go to trial in October in a Massachusetts courthouse."

Mediaite Alex Griswold

Another New York Observer reporter quits over paper’s Trump ties

"[Lincoln] Mitchell, an expert on the former Soviet Union, was dismayed by Trump’s admitted admiration for Russian autocrat Vladimir Putin and his criticism of longstanding NATO policy."

Business Insider Oliver Darcy

BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith reminds staffers to be neutral on social media

"When in doubt, the ideal journalistic posture is: 👀"

Politico KEN DOCTOR

Is this the bottom for The New York Times?

"With advertising revenue sill contributing about a third of all its revenue, the Times must master the new trade. If its rest-of-the-year projections come true, then, this first half of 2016 may represent a bottom, a turning point in that ad transformation."

CNN Money Brian Stelter

Fox News investigation is "winding down"

"While there has been internal speculation that the review might expand to examine the conduct of other executives, that has not happened, several sources confirmed. 21st Century Fox executive chairman Rupert Murdoch, now the acting CEO of Fox News, is focused on stabilizing the channel."

The New York Times CHRIS BUCKLEY

Liberal magazine 'forced into a corner’ by China

"[Yanhuang Chunqiu's] survival is in doubt as the authorities try to install editors who will march more closely to the political tune of President Xi Jinping."

The New York Times MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM and EMILY STEEL

A 'stony silence' at Fox

"When the cameras blink off...the banter has been replaced by something rarely heard in the television news business: silence."

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TV Spy Kevin Eck

Layoffs reported at WDBJ in Roanoke

Earlier this year, two journalists for WDBJ —  Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward — were killed on-air.

New York Gabriel Sherman

Former Fox News booker says she was "psychologically tortured" by Roger Ailes

"This is the account of a woman who chose to go along with what Roger Ailes wanted — because he was powerful, because she thought he could help her advance her career, because she was professionally adrift and emotionally unmoored."

The New York Times NIRAJ CHOKSHI

Snowden and WikiLeaks clash over how to disclose secrets

"They may both support the dissemination of government secrets, but Edward J. Snowden and WikiLeaks seem to disagree on how best to do it."

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