Meredith's executive chairman and former CEO, Steve Lacy, will retire in March but remain chairman of the board in a non-executive capacity (Kevin Hardy/Des Moines Register)

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Canadian radio station News 95.7 has apologized after its Twitter account was hacked and racist tweets were posted (Jon Levine/The Wrap)

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@mediagazer.com | 3 hours ago

Facebook says it will extend its stricter political ad rules to India, Nigeria, Ukraine, and the EU ahead of upcoming elections in the next few months (Paresh Dave/Reuters)

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@mediagazer.com | 4 hours ago

A case study of a BBC story about a men's razor ad, and how some media outlets fuel conflict by plucking social media posts from obscure accounts [thread] (Agri Ismaïl/@a9ri)

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@mediagazer.com | 4 hours ago

New York Times Politics Editor Patrick Healy is using Twitter to give readers an insight into the paper's decision-making process, in an effort to build trust (Laura Hazard Owen/Nieman Lab)

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@mediagazer.com | 5 hours ago

Research shows women's sports in the US receive only 4% of all sports media coverage, perpetuating the biased belief that fans don't care about women's sports (Shira Springer/Nieman Reports)

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@mediagazer.com | 6 hours ago

New York Media announces that David Haskell will succeed Adam Moss as editor-in-chief, starting April 1; Haskell has been editor for business and strategy (Brian Stelter/CNN)

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@mediagazer.com | 7 hours ago

A look at the staff hired at the new Gawker, and those who are rumored to have been approached for jobs (Laura Wagner/Splinter)

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@mediagazer.com | 7 hours ago

Sinclair launches Stirr, its ad-supported streaming service combining local news from its TV stations with entertainment channels, at Stirr.com or via apps (Cynthia Littleton/Variety)

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@mediagazer.com | 7 hours ago

New York Media announces that David Haskell will succeed Adam Moss as editor-in-chief of New York Media; Haskell has been editor for business and strategy (Paul Farhi/@farhip)

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@mediagazer.com | 8 hours ago

UK newspapers are stockpiling newsprint and ink in case the country exits the EU in March without a deal (Thomas Seal/Bloomberg)

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@mediagazer.com | 9 hours ago

Mic.com has begun quietly publishing again, with articles from two new writers, just weeks after laying off its entire staff and selling itself to Bustle (Jon Levine/The Wrap)

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@mediagazer.com | 10 hours ago

Fake editions of the Washington Post that claimed Trump was leaving office were handed out Wednesday morning around Washington DC (Washington Post)

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@mediagazer.com | 10 hours ago

Some news... The first hires for the new Gawker have been announced: - @CarsonGriffith will be editorial director-- @sufferings will be senior editor-- @mekosoff and @annabreslaw will be staff writers (Oliver Darcy/@oliverdarcy)

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@mediagazer.com | 10 hours ago

Editors and writers, including Graydon Carter and former NYT Exec Editor Max Frankel, discuss Adam Moss, following the news that he's stepping down from NY Mag (Michael M. Grynbaum/New York Times)

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@mediagazer.com | 11 hours ago

NYT SVP for global advertising says the publisher has not seen ad revenues drop after blocking all open-exchange ad buying on its European pages after GDPR (Jessica Davies/Digiday)

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@mediagazer.com | 11 hours ago

NewsGuard, a ratings service for news that helps filter misinformation, signs Microsoft as its first client; Microsoft will install it on its mobile browser (Edmund Lee/New York Times)

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@mediagazer.com | 11 hours ago

During his State of the State address, Governor Andrew Cuomo called on Albany lawmakers to make it a felony to assault a journalist (New York Post)

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@mediagazer.com | 13 hours ago

A Montenegro court has sentenced investigative journalist Jovo Martinović to 18 months in jail on charges that press freedom advocates have called "bogus" (Shaun Walker/The Guardian)

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@mediagazer.com | 13 hours ago

Report: hackers on a Russian-language hacker forum have been offering to sell access to the content management systems of news sites, including 1,425 US sites (Joe Uchill/Axios)

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@mediagazer.com | 14 hours ago

Iranian state broadcaster Press TV says its American-born news anchor Marzieh Hashemi was arrested on Sunday after arriving in the US (Associated Press)

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@mediagazer.com | 15 hours ago

Condé Nast's Wired trimmed some editorial positions last Thursday from an apparent editorial staff of about 70; sources says five jobs were cut (Will Oremus/Slate)

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@mediagazer.com | 15 hours ago

YouTube updates its policies, says it prohibits harmful and dangerous challenges and pranks following stunts like the Bird Box and Tide Pod challenges (Julia Alexander/The Verge)

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@mediagazer.com | 18 hours ago

Roku says it is removing two Infowars channels on its platform after criticism from users and a rebuke from some Sandy Hook families (Rachel Yang/Variety)

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@mediagazer.com | 22 hours ago

Roku says it is removing two Infowars channels on its platform after criticism from users and a rebuke from some Sandy Hook families (Oliver Darcy/@oliverdarcy)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Nielsen: US homes receiving over-the-air broadcast channels without a traditional cable or satellite TV subscription increased 48% to 16M over the past 8 years (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Memo: Grindr lays off the editorial and social teams of Into, its online LGBTQ magazine launched in August 2017, because the company wants to refocus on video (Daniel Reynolds/Advocate)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Sources: Gannett is one of a few bidders left in Gizmodo Media auction; others who expressed interest include Bustle's Bryan Goldberg and a private equity firm (Wall Street Journal)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

The Financial Times says its FT Secondary Schools program, which lifts the paywall for participants and was rolled out in 2017, now serves 2.3K schools globally (Jessica Davies/Digiday)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

In statement regarding allowing Infowars on its platform, Roku says it does not censor based on viewpoint and it is not aware of Infowars violating its policies (Janko Roettgers/Variety)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

In France, so-called "Yellow Vests" protesters are verbally and physically assaulting journalists and threatened to rape one female reporter (Jon Allsop/Columbia Journalism Review)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

In confirmation hearing, US AG nominee William Barr says he could "conceive of situations where, as a last resort", reporters may be jailed for doing their jobs (Li Zhou/Vox)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

In statement regarding allowing InfoWars on its platform, Roku says it does not censor based on viewpoint and it is not aware of InfoWars violating its policies (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Errors in Jill Abramson's new book, flagged by its subjects like Vice correspondents, happened because book publishers typically do not fact-check authors' work (Constance Grady/Vox)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Former Senator Claire McCaskill joins NBC News and MSNBC as a political analyst and will participate in the network's coverage of Trump's SOTU on Jan. 29 (Joe Concha/The Hill)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

US Sec of State Mike Pompeo said he told Saudi Arabia's King and Crown Prince that they must hold Khashoggi's killers accountable, described Saudis as "friends" (Matthew Lee/Associated Press)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Amanda Cox, editor of NYT's data journalism section The Upshot, is promoted to newly created role of data editor, will continue to provide direction for Upshot (The New York Times Company)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Memo: NBC News standards department tells staffers not to directly call Rep. Steve King's comments about white supremacy "racist" (Yashar Ali/HuffPost)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Reporter Meaghan Mackey was attacked in Chico, California, on Monday while doing a Facebook Live broadcast from the scene of a mass overdose (Michelle Robertson/San Francisco ...)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Former Ohio governor and GOP presidential candidate John Kasich joins CNN as a senior political commentator (Brian Stelter/CNN)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Memo: Adam Moss addresses the newsroom about his departure, says he will stay on as an advisor to New York Media CEO Pam Wasserstein (New York Magazine)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Roku has added Alex Jones' InfoWars as a channel, six months after Facebook, Apple, and Spotify banned it from their platforms (Kerry Flynn/Digiday)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

A breakdown of Facebook's $300M contribution to journalism: $16M to orgs including the Pulitzer Centre, $20M to expand subscription pilot globally, more (Peter Kafka/Recode)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Bob Woodward is to receive the 2019 PEN Literary Service Award; past winners include Stephen King and J.K. Rowling (Concepción de León/New York Times)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Netflix raises prices for US subscribers by 13%-18%, its biggest hike ever, immediately affecting new subscribers, over next three months for existing customers (Michael Liedtke/Associated Press)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

NBCU CEO Steve Burke defends NBC News Chief Andy Lack, says it was his decision to hire Megyn Kelly and says Lauer was a "grenade we didn't know was a grenade" (Cynthia Littleton/Variety)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

Adam Moss is stepping down as editor of New York Magazine after 15 years (Michael M. Grynbaum/New York Times)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago

The New York Times plans to build custom Alexa skills for advertisers through its branded content studio for roughly six figures (Axios)

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@mediagazer.com | 1 day ago