Teen Vogue Selects Its Next Top Editor, the Political Reporter Alexi McCammond

Ms. McCammond’s relationship with a former Biden press aide, T.J. Ducklo, recently made news after he threatened a reporter and was forced to resign.

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White House Suspends Deputy Press Secretary for Threatening Reporter

T.J. Ducklo said he would “destroy” a Politico journalist who asked about his romantic relationship with a reporter who covered President Biden.

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White House Suspends Deputy Press Secretary for Threatening Politico Reporter

T.J. Ducklo said he would “destroy” a Politico journalist who asked about his romantic relationship with a reporter who covered President Biden.

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11 Journalists on Covering the Capitol Siege: ‘This Could Get Ugly’

Reporters who planned to watch a political ceremony were caught in a wave of turmoil.

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Punchbowl Arrives From Reporters Who Left Politico’s Playbook

A Beltway school of journalism wants to get back to just-the-facts-ma’am reporting. But how do you cover this Republican Party?

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Axios Buys Charlotte Agenda, a Digital Start-Up, as Part of Push Into Local News

The site focuses on service journalism for North Carolina’s largest city. Now it has been scooped up in a deal valued at nearly $5 million and will be a partial model for other cities.

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How China Brought Almost 200 Million Students Back

We’re also rounding up thought-provoking ideas about Covid-era education, and bringing you the latest local updates for K-12 and college.

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Journalists Aren’t the Enemy of the People. But We’re Not Your Friends.

President Trump will try to put the media on the ballot, and reporters face the increasing temptation to posture for those most eager to oust him.

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The Axios Interview Showed Us an Important Threshold for the President

Jonathan Swan confronted Donald Trump with unwelcome facts and revealed what he is willing to acknowledge as true.

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More U.S. Troops Will Leave Afghanistan Before the Election, Trump Says

The president’s assertion undercuts diplomats who have said withdrawals will depend on the Taliban’s commitment to its peace deal with the United States.

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Trump Assesses John Lewis’s Legacy: ‘He Didn’t Come to My Inauguration’

President Trump was asked by an interviewer to reflect on the late congressman’s contributions to the civil rights movement. He talked up his own record instead.

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An Ex-Times Reporter. An Ohio Wedding Provider. Covid Contrarians Go Viral.

Anger at lockdowns and mask mandates provides fertile ground for arguments about the best way to fight the virus.

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Axios Allows Its Reporters to Join Protests

In a company memo, the chief executive of the politics news site said he supported staff members’ right to march, adding that the publisher would cover bail for any employee who is arrested.

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With Little Hesitation, Struggling News Outlets Accept Federal Aid

Ravaged by the pandemic, newspapers have taken millions in Paycheck Protection Program loans. Editors and publishers say they see no real conflict of interest.

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