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David Fahrenthold is now a CNN contributor

"Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold, a breakout star of the 2016 campaign for his coverage of Donald Trump's foundation, is CNN's newest contributor."

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BuzzFeed News boss: We didn't want to suppress Trump allegations

“I do think when you have a document in that kind of circulation among the country’s elites, at the center of an incredibly heated political battle, the argument for keeping it away from the American people has to be really, really strong.”

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Tons of headlines are good news for Donald Trump

"A muddle is good for Trump — and he knows it. And you can bet that he will fill next week, inauguration week, with everything and nothing, all at the same time."

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Facebook rolls out fake news filter in Germany

"Facebook will begin rolling out its fake news filter in Germany, The Financial Times reports, where lawmakers have expressed growing concern over the spread of fabricated news stories and Russian interference ahead of national elections later this year."

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Donald Trump’s dangerous attacks on the press

"This is a dangerous road that Mr. Trump is heading down, mashing together, in a sweeping complaint, CNN’s conscientious approach with BuzzFeed’s ill-considered action."

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The Chicago Tribune's RedEye is becoming a weekly newspaper

"We will concentrate print efforts to expand our Thursday edition, ending print on other days so we can deliver all you need to enjoy your weekend dining, drinking and doing."

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The Washington Post is hiring more videographers

"'We believe video is a critical storyform, and we have the potential to transform what users come to expect from publishers by building on our strengths and creating programming specifically for emerging platforms such as over-the-top (OTT),' said Micah Gelman, director of editorial video for The Washington Post."

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The thinking behind NPR's reporting on the Trump dossier

"Once again, NPR finds itself in the uncomfortable position of reporting on unverified information, just as it did last year when WikiLeaks dumped troves of what it said were hacked emails taken from Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, and from top officials of the Democratic National Committee."

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Independent Review Journal staffers leave for CNN

"Bennett and Schwarz, who co-write IJR’s noontime politics newsletter, The Political Edit, informed IJR management that they were leaving the publication Friday morning. They will join CNN Politics on Monday, in time to cover the presidential inauguration next week."

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