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New York Times Reporter Leaves China After Visa Denial

Beijing (AFP) – A New York Times reporter left Beijing Thursday after authorities did not grant him a visa, in a case that comes as Chinese authorities ratchet up pressure on foreign media. Austin Ramzy, who has been based in China for more than six years, departed Beijing for Taipei, where he will be based. […]

January 30, 2014

British Phone Hacking Whistleblower Found Dead as Scandal Continues to Grow

LONDON (AP) — Scotland Yard’s assistant commissioner resigned Monday, a day after his boss also quit, and fresh investigations of possible police wrongdoing were launched in the phone hacking scandal that has spread from Rupert Murdoch’s media empire to the British prime minister’s office. Prime Minister David Cameron called an emergency session of Parliament on […]

July 19, 2011

Arizona State Senator Points Loaded Gun At Reporter

Arizona State Sen. Lori Klein pointed a loaded Ruger pistol at a reporter from the Arizona Republic during an interview yesterday. According to the reporter, Richard Ruelas, Klein pointed the compact gun at his chest not to threaten or frighten him, but to show off the pink pistol’s laser sight. Klein maintains that Ruelas was […]

July 11, 2011