| Jun 8, 2014
| 1:10 PM
The golden age of live television in the 1950s was problematic for TV critics: By the time they wrote about a live show, it had come and gone.
But a young assistant director, Steven Scheuer, came up with a way to get reviews in print before the shows...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:44 PM
You just never know.
If you’re starting out in this business, there appears to be no rhyme and reason for why things happen. That's always been true. But nowadays even the most experienced people are scratching their heads.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The Federal Communications Commission was attacked by Republicans and Democrats during a congressional hearing Wednesday on the regulatory agency's media-ownership rules.
Among the issues debated were the FCC's long-standing rule prohibiting one company...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:31 AM
In 2010, Tom Rachman did the impossible: He made the lives of newspaper employees appear interesting. More than that, he got other people, lots of them, to care about the fate of journalists whose careers were speeding toward obsolescence.
Set at an...
| May 25, 2014
Memorial Day honors those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in our nation's wars. In recognition, "10 Things" highlights war heroes — and stipulates that those who have fought to defend our freedom are all heroes in our book. Here's a 10-gun...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 12:05 AM
There was a time in the United States when a youngster trying to enter the country illegally could be celebrated rather than vilified. In the last year, thousands of minors have been intercepted crossing the border with Mexico; none has been treated in...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:49 PM
Jim Hayes, a journalism professor and writing coach who nurtured generations of reporters at media organizations across the United States, has died. He was 88.
Hayes died Tuesday afternoon at his home in Los Osos from complications due to cancer,...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Jill Abramson's firing as executive editor of The New York Times was big news. But she's hardly alone in joining the unemployed.
Roughly 2,600 full-time editorial newspaper jobs were lost in 2012, according to the American Society of News Editors....
| May 21, 2014
| 2:57 PM
As one of the nation’s top burn surgeons, Dr. David Heimbach was a perfect choice to enlist as a star witness. His dramatic testimony about babies burned to death in furniture fires helped convince lawmakers they shouldn’t scale back use of...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:16 PM
As deputy managing editor for digital, Megan Garvey has broad responsibility for our digital report, including breaking news on the web, the home page, the data team and the presentation of online projects. She was promoted to the position in March 2014....
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:25 AM
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