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Monday, 14 Dec 2009
Magomed Yevloyev

Ibragim Yevloyev, an Interior Ministry officer, was sentenced on December 11 to two years in a penal colony in the 2008 shooting death of...

Monday, 14 Dec 2009
Mark Pittman

Mark Pittman, 52, a Bloomberg News reporter who challenged the Federal Reserve’s secrecy, died November 25 in Yonkers, New York.  He suffered...

Monday, 14 Dec 2009
New York Times

The New York Times is cutting 100 jobs from its newsroom staff.  At least 74 staffers accepted buyouts, the Newspaper Guild reported...

Friday, 11 Dec 2009
E&P

Editor & Publisher will cease publication at the end of this year.  The surprise closure of the weekly magazine, both its print...

Friday, 11 Dec 2009
Arnold Zeitlin

For his “work and contribution to the profession,” veteran foreign correspondent Arnold Zeitlin will receive a Journalism Alumni...

Friday, 04 Dec 2009

Friday marked the final broadcast of PBS's "The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer." Beginning Monday the show will be titled "PBS NewsHour," with Lehrer...

Friday, 04 Dec 2009
OPC Website

We've switched publishing platforms to improve site security and have amped up community features like forums, commenting and blogs. We apologize...

Wednesday, 25 Nov 2009
Sheriff Scott responds to the Overseas Press Club

The OPC Freedom of the Press Committee writes hundreds of letters every year to support journalists and a free press globally. This week is no...

Tuesday, 24 Nov 2009
Sympathizers react at the arrival of one of 30 massacred journalists at UNTV.

It probably was the biggest and most gruesome one-day massacres of journalists in history. Around 10:30 a.m. on November 23 in Maguindanao...

Thursday, 19 Nov 2009
Saul Schwarz won The Robert Capa Gold Medal Award for his work in Kenya.

The Overseas Press Club approaches 2010 with strength and optimism. We have had a terrific year in spite of the economy with strong programs...