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Ex-Tribune reporter said to have 'collaborative' relationship with CIA
Ex-Tribune reporter said to have 'collaborative' relationship with CIA

A website cofounded by journalist Glenn Greenwald has published emails suggesting that a former Tribune Washington bureau national security reporter submitted some of his work to CIA officials prior to publication, a practice banned by many media outlets, including Tribune. Ken Dilanian, a former staff writer for the newspaper chain that includes the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune, had a "closely collaborative relationship with the CIA," according to the article, published Thursday by the online news site the Intercept. In documents made public by the website, Dilanian appeared to promise positive news coverage and on occasion sent the CIA press office entire...

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