Local News Outlets May Reap $1.7 Billion in Build Back Better Aid

A small paper like The Storm Lake Times in Iowa would receive a big tax credit. So would Gannett, the nation’s largest news publisher.

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When the Local Paper Shrank, These Journalists Started an Alternative

An ambitious news site, The New Bedford Light, has sprung up in an old New England whaling town to fill a void in coverage.

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New Suitor May Enter Fray for Tribune Publishing

A Maryland hotel magnate who had a deal to buy The Baltimore Sun is now weighing a bid for all of Tribune’s newspapers that could thwart a hedge fund’s plan.

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Journalists at New York Daily News Form Union, Joining a Wave

The organizing effort at the century-old tabloid comes roughly 25 years after its editorial union was effectively broken.

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Deb Price, a First as a Columnist on Gay Life, Dies at 62

If she wrote for mainstream Americans about same-sex couples in everyday situations, she thought, society would have a harder time denying them equal rights.

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Tennessee Newspaper Fires Advertising Manager After Anti-Muslim Ad

The Tennessean apologized for the ad on Sunday in a statement that said its advertising standards forbid hate speech.

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Tennessee Newspaper Apologizes for ‘Utterly Indefensible’ Anti-Muslim Ad

The full-page ad, which appeared in Sunday’s editions of The Tennessean and claimed “Islam” would detonate a nuclear device in Nashville, “should have never been published,” the editor said.

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Newspaper’s Top Editor Is Now a ‘Homeless’ Blogger

A 54-year-old journalist lost his job running an Indiana newspaper, as well as the apartment that went with it. He moved to a Motel 6.

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