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FILE - In this Monday, June 10, 2019 file photo, The Ekho Moskvy (Echo of Moscow) radio station's editor-in-chief, Alexei Venediktov, speaks to the Associated Press at the radio station's office in Moscow, Russia. Russian opposition-leaning radio station Echo Moskvy and its website editor have been fined the equivalent of $3,745 for posting of a political analyst who questioned Russia's coronavirus statistics, the station's chief editor Alexei Venediktov said Friday, June 19, 2020. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)
June 19, 2020 - 10:41 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition-leaning radio station Echo Moskvy and its website editor have been fined the equivalent of $3,745 for posting the comments of a political analyst who questioned Russia's coronavirus statistics. The station's chief editor Alexei Venediktov tweeted Friday that a...
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FILE - In this March 27, 1962, file photo, President John F. Kennedy, left, receives a silver bowl from William J. Small, with station WHAS in Louisville, Ky., in a Washington ceremony. Small, representing the Radio-TV News Directors Association, presented the bowl at the conclusion of an "off the record" talk by Kennedy to newsmen attending a foreign policy briefing. Longtime broadcast news executive Small, who led CBS News’ Washington coverage during the civil rights movement, Vietnam War and Watergate and was later president of NBC News and United Press International, died Sunday, May 24, 2020, CBS News said. He was 93. (AP Photo/File)
May 25, 2020 - 6:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime broadcast news executive William J. Small, who led CBS News' Washington coverage during the civil rights movement, Vietnam War and Watergate and was later president of NBC News and United Press International, died Sunday, CBS News said. He was 93. Small, whose career...
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August 22, 2019 - 8:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A national Hispanic journalism association is returning sponsorship money to Fox News after complaining about incendiary comments from the network's commentators. The National Association of Hispanic Journalists is returning nearly $17,000 to Fox News, which was scheduled to...
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January 31, 2018 - 8:31 pm
PICO RIVERA, Calif. (AP) — White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said Wednesday that a Los Angeles-area high school teacher "ought to go to hell" for bashing U.S. military service members in classroom remarks. Kelly, a retired Marine general, blasted Gregory Salcido in an interview with Fox News...
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FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, speaks during an event in Manchester, N.H. Breitbart News Network announced Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, that Bannon is stepping down as chairman of the conservative news site. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm, File)
January 09, 2018 - 11:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House strategist Steve Bannon's remarks critical of President Donald Trump's administration appear to be costing him dearly. The conservative Breitbart News Network announced Tuesday that Bannon is stepping down as chairman. He's also losing his daily show on the...
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December 27, 2017 - 1:12 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A longtime WCBS radio reporter whose distinctive voice could be heard delivering Connecticut news for 39 years has died. Fran Schneidau had retired from WCBS Newsradio 880 in February and was 79 years old. The New York-based station announced her death on Wednesday but didn't...
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In this undated handout photo released by Ekho Moskvy radio station shows journalist Tatyana Felgenhauer in the Ekho Moskvy (Echo of Moscow) radio station office in Moscow, Russia, on Monday, Oct. 23 2017. Russia's Ekho Moskvy news radio station said on its website Monday the assailant burst into its studios and stabbed Tatyana Felgenhauer who is best known for co-hosting a popular morning show. (Vitaly Ruvinsky, Ekho Moskvy photo via AP)
October 30, 2017 - 8:57 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian journalist who was put into a temporary coma by a stabbing attack thanked supporters Monday in her first statement from the hospital, while Russian President Vladimir Putin sought to play down the attack. Tatyana Felgenhauer, a top host and deputy editor-in-chief at Ekho...
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FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2011 file photo, Rep. Thomas Marino, R-Pa., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia is demanding that the White House withdraw the nomination of Marino to be the nation's drug czar. Manchin says Marino played a key role in passing a bill weakening the Drug Enforcement Administration's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
October 17, 2017 - 1:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Tom Marino, President Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's drug czar, has withdrawn from consideration following reports that he played a key role in weakening the federal government's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids. "He didn't want to have even...
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May 04, 2017 - 4:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A former Fox News radio reporter has sued the network and its parent company, saying she was fired last month in "a blatant act of retaliation" for complaining about gender discrimination. 21st Century Fox said Thursday that Jessica Golloher's complaints are baseless. A radio...
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