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  • China Airs Coverage of Execution on Live Television

    China Airs Coverage of Execution on Live Television
    The 44-year old Burmese drug lord Naw Kham and three of his drug lord buddies were convicted of violently murdering 13 Chinese fishermen in October 2011. The incident, since dubbed the “Mekong River Massacre,” occurred when Kham and his...
  • David Letterman grills Al Gore about selling Current to Al Jazeera

    David Letterman grills Al Gore about selling Current to Al Jazeera
      Al Gore has taken a lot of heat since finalizing a deal to sell his struggling cable network Current TV to Al Jazeera, the Qatari news service. Predictably, the backlash started on the right, with numerous outcries from the pundits at Fox News,...
  • Steve Capus leaves NBC News worse off in ratings and journalism

    Steve Capus leaves NBC News worse off  in ratings and journalism
    Ending a tenure marked by the costly decline of the 'Today' show, the failure of the newsmagazine 'Rock Center'  and an erosion of journalistic values, Steve Capus Friday resigned as president of NBC News after almost eight years on the job. While NBC...
  • Anne Hathaway Takes Moral Stance On Wardrobe Malfunction

    Anne Hathaway Takes Moral Stance On Wardrobe Malfunction
    Anne Hathaway is taking the moral high ground over her lack of underwear. Understandably, the "Les Misérables" actress would not have chosen the film's New York premiere to be snapped exiting her car without any unmentionables on -- but such is the...
  • Are media losing their way in mad #My2K and #Lauerfail hashtag chases?

    Are media losing their way in mad #My2K and #Lauerfail hashtag chases?
    From #SaveBigBird and #womeninbinders, to #Lauerfail and #DrunkDianeSawyer, it seems like we are awash in stories with hashtags these days --stories about the 140-character wonders of Twitter and their impact on media and politics. And while there is...
  • Today hosts wrong to humiliate subway photographer

    By now, many have seen the horrific photograph from the front page of the New York Post ("Police question man in N.Y. subway train death," Dec. 5). A man clings helplessly to the platform of a New York subway seconds before he is struck and killed by an...
  • Why the Turkey-Day Twitter massacre of Matt Lauer matters

    I told myself I wasn't going to go here -- I wasn't going to weigh in on the pasting Matt Lauer was taking on Twitter Thursday and Friday for his less-than-stellar performance as TV host for NBC's coverage of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade. But...
  • Savage Love: The Porn Question

    Savage Love: The Porn Question
    What the hell do I say to my straight 14-year-old son about porn? Should I say anything? My sister tells me that all the research shows my son has been looking at porn for three years already. Am I too late? — Distressed Anxious Dad According to...
  • Richard Oare, attorney

    Richard Oare, attorney
    Richard Oare, an attorney who successfully defended the the mayor of York, Pa., on a decades-old murder charge dating to a 1969 race riot, died of prostate cancer March 26 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The White Hall resident was 68. Born John...
  • Pregame interview continues Obama's Super Bowl tradition

    Pregame interview continues Obama's Super Bowl tradition
    Are you ready for some political football? For the fourth straight year President Obama will do a live interview on the network hosting the Super Bowl, offering him a chance to speak directly into the homes of tens of millions of Americans gathered to...
  • Obama campaign urges donors to back 'super PAC'

    Obama campaign urges donors to back 'super PAC'
    In the latest ratcheting-up of this year’s political arms race, President Obama has given the go-ahead to his donors to contribute funds to a “super PAC” set up by two of his former aides, a reversal of his previous opposition to the...