CBS News' retraction of "60 Minutes"' big Benghazi story is No. 4 on Time's list of the year's best apologies: "Logan issued two on-air apologies on CBS This Morning Nov. 8 and on 60 Minutes Nov. 10, though media watchdogs said the mea culpa should have explained how the program failed to see all sides of the story."
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's apology for smoking crack came in a little higher.
Time's year end Top 10 Everything in 2013 package also takes a few more looks at journalism:
TOP 10 OVERREPORTED STORIES - NO. 4, Wendy Davis's shoes:
Never mind that for 11 hours Texas State Senator Wendy Davis filibustered a controversial bill that she and other critics insisted would close all but five of the state’s abortion clinics. Instead, Look at her shoes! Just look at those things! They’re pink and stylish and, seriously, they look really comfortable.(more...)