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Tuesday, 05 Jan 2010
Walter Cronkite

Nearly six months after Walter Cronkite's death, his voice is leaving the "CBS Evening News." His introduction of anchor Katie Couric was replaced...

Monday, 04 Jan 2010
Calgary Herald reporter Michelle Lang enjoys a Canadian Forces breakfast.

Calgary Herald journalist Michelle Lang never took the easy way out, whether it was holding government...

Monday, 04 Jan 2010
CPJ Executive Director Joel Simon

CPJ reported that 136 reporters, editors and photojournalists, nearly half of them freelancers, were in jail worldwide December 1, an increase of...

Monday, 04 Jan 2010
William Tuohy

William Tuohy was the ultimate war correspondent.  During 29 years with The Los Angeles Times, he covered wars and conflicts...

Monday, 04 Jan 2010
Kurt Westergaard

Armed with an ax and a knife and shouting "revenge" and "blood," a 28-year-old Somali man tried to smash through a reinforced bathroom door in the...

Friday, 18 Dec 2009
Allan Dodds Frank, left, and Sir Harold Evans

One of the most impressive things about Sir Harold Evans is that while he ran many newspapers, started a magazine and presided over the largest U....

Friday, 18 Dec 2009
David Hoffman speaks with guests at the reception.

The Book Night featuring David Hoffman’s new book on the Cold War, The Dead Hand, left people in the audience on December 1 startled to...

Friday, 18 Dec 2009
CPJ Media Deaths

At least 68 journalists worldwide were killed for their work in 2009, the highest yearly tally ever documented by the Committee to Protect...

Thursday, 17 Dec 2009

Congratulations to the 2010 winners of the OPC Foundation Scholarships. About 200 applications from more than 60 different colleges were received...

Thursday, 17 Dec 2009
Ghaith Abdul-Ahad

Three journalists for The Guardian were released unharmed on December 16, six days after they were kidnapped by an armed gang in a remote...