Journalists

May 15, 2017 - 3:30 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican official says another journalist has been slain in the country, one of the world's most dangerous countries for media workers. The government official in the northern state of Sinaloa says Javier Valdez was killed Monday in the state capital, Culiacan, near the offices...
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Bob Woodward, left, talks with Carl Bernstein during the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
April 30, 2017 - 2:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prominent Washington journalists, if not Hollywood stars, celebrated the First Amendment during the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years because of the absence of the president of the United States. With President Donald Trump...
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Bob Woodward, left, talks with Carl Bernstein during the White House Correspondents' Dinner in Washington, Saturday, April 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
April 30, 2017 - 2:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House Correspondents' Dinner hasn't been derailed by the absence of President Donald Trump and the Hollywood stars who often show up. Prominent Washington journalists celebrated the First Amendment during the annual dinner, an event that lacked the glitter of past years...
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Gabriele Del Grande, left, is flanked by his partner Alexandra D'Onofrio after landing at the Bologna airport, Italy, Monday, April 24, 2017. An Italian journalist has returned to Italy after being detained 2 weeks in Turkey for entering an area without permission. Gabriele Del Grande, a blogger and documentary maker who has reported on Syrian refugees, was detained after entering Hatay region in southern Turkey. He arrived Monday at Bologna airport and said he had been treated well but wanted to know why he was deprived of freedom for 14 days “for doing his job.” (Giorgio Benvenuti/ANSA via AP)
April 24, 2017 - 9:57 am
ROME (AP) — An Italian journalist returned home on Monday after being detained for two weeks in Turkey, apparently because he entered an area near the Syrian border without the necessary permission. Gabriele Del Grande, a blogger and documentary-maker who has written about refugees, was detained in...
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Gabriele Del Grande, left, is flanked by his partner Alexandra D'Onofrio after landing at the Bologna airport, Italy, Monday, April 24, 2017. An Italian journalist has returned to Italy after being detained 2 weeks in Turkey for entering an area without permission. Gabriele Del Grande, a blogger and documentary maker who has reported on Syrian refugees, was detained after entering Hatay region in southern Turkey. He arrived Monday at Bologna airport and said he had been treated well but wanted to know why he was deprived of freedom for 14 days “for doing his job.” (Giorgio Benvenuti/ANSA via AP)
April 24, 2017 - 6:09 am
ROME (AP) — An Italian journalist has returned to Italy after being detained for two weeks in Turkey, apparently because he entered an area near the Syrian border without proper permission. Gabriele Del Grande, a blogger and documentary maker who has written about refugees, was detained after...
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In this photo taken on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, prominent Russian journalist Nikolai Andrushchenko poses in St. Petersburg, Russia. 73-year old Andrushchenko, has died of his injuries six weeks after being attacked in St. Petersburg, is reported Wednesday April 19, 2017, by Russian media outlets, citing his lawyer and the editor-in-chief of his newspaper, Novy Peterburg. (AP Photo/Denis Usov)
April 20, 2017 - 3:07 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — A prominent Russian journalist who died on Wednesday after being attacked had previously been targeted for his work, his editor said on Thursday. Before his death, Nikolai Andrushchenko, a 73-year-old journalist at the Novy Peterburg newspaper, had been in a medically...
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April 16, 2017 - 5:41 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The journalist arrested at a Tax Day protest at President Donald Trump's signature Las Vegas hotel has been released from jail. KLAS Vice President and General Manager Lisa Howfield said photojournalist Neb Solomon was freed Saturday night, hours after he was arrested while...
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April 02, 2017 - 5:14 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A newspaper in the Mexican border city of Juarez announced Sunday that it is shutting down because the rampant, unpunished killings of journalists in the country have made it too dangerous to go on. Norte executive Oscar Cantu Murguia informed readers of his decision in a...
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April 02, 2017 - 6:28 am
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali journalist who was kidnapped on Saturday was found tied up and alive in the agricultural town of Afgoye, 30 kilometers (19 miles) south of Mogadishu, the capital, after he was tortured and released by his captors. A farmer found Hanad Ali Guled lying in a field...
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April 02, 2017 - 5:44 am
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A colleague says that a Somali journalist who was kidnapped on Saturday was found tied up and alive in the agricultural town of Afgoye, 30 kilometers (19 miles) south of Mogadishu, the capital, after he was tortured and released by his captors. Ahmedwali Hussein, an editor...
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