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  • 27 more women have accused Charlie Rose of sexual harassment – and some say managers knew

    • After five months of further investigation into Charlie Rose’s alleged history of sexual harassment, The Washington Post got stories from 27 more women, dating as far back as 1976. • A few women told the Post they’d reported Rose’s behavior to managers, including at least three at CBS....
  • Trump trashes CNN, NBC, ABC, and CBS while defending allegedly pro-Trump local news corporate owner

    • President Donald Trump continued his offensive on Tuesday against CNN, NBC, ABC, and CBS while defending Sinclair Broadcast Group, which many see as pushing a pro-Trump narrative. • Sinclair Broadcast Group was the subject of a viral video that showed it had forced 200 anchors on local news...
  • Radio 1 told to play more new music

    BBC Radio 1 has been told that 50% of the songs it plays in the daytime must be “new music”. The ruling came from Ofcom, which said “a significant proportion” of the music must come from “emerging UK artists”. The watchdog also tightened up its definition of new music,...
  • Google Has Announced a $300 Million Initiative to Support News Organizations

    Google (GOOG, -0.21%) has announced a new $300 million initiative intended to strengthen quality digital journalism and combat the proliferation of “fake news” and misinformation. The Google News Initiative is a new three-year effort to help news organizations adapt to the challenges of digital publishing and “build a stronger...
  • Former FOX 5 News anchor Roy Hobbs dies

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Former FOX 5 anchor Roy Hobbs has died at his home in West Palm Beach, Florida, according to friends. Hobbs worked at FOX 5 from 1997 until 2003. He anchored the station’s 5pm newscast and reported for FOX 5 News at 10. Hobbs came...
  • 10 Things to Know for Tuesday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. HIGH COURT RULES ON TRAVEL BAN The Supreme Court allows the Trump administration to fully enforce a ban on travel to U.S. by residents of six mostly Muslim countries, though challenges...
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TRUMP’S MAR-A-LAGO STAY A WELCOME BREAK FROM DC CHALLENGES The president draws a wiggly line between work, play and business at the private club he calls his “winter White House.” 2....
  • Q-Tip to Help “Institutionalize” Hip Hop at the Kennedy Center

    Such a vivrant thing Q-Tip was named the artistic director for hip hop culture at Washington D.C.’s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in March of 2016, making him the first person to hold that title in the institution’s lengthy and heralded history. As the cultural hub...
  • Breaking News: 3 killed in separate motorcycle crashes on Highway!

    Three people were killed overnight in motorcycle crashes. (Credit: Channel 2 Action News) Three men in their 30s died in separate motorcycle crashes on I-75 earlier this week, police said. In Cobb County, 39-year-old Benjamin Clark of Acworth was killed after he was thrown from his 2007 Honda Shadow, Marietta...