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  • HuffPost and Washington Post Reporters Detail Assault by Police During Ferguson Arrest

    By Jordan Zakarin NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) - Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery and the Huffington Post's Ryan Reilly have revealed more details about their arrests by the Ferguson police on Wednesday night. The pair were arrested and allegedly...
  • Al Jazeera Accuses Ferguson Police of 'Egregious Assault on Freedom of the Press'

    By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) - Al Jazeera America is accusing police in Ferguson, Mo., of an "egregious assault on freedom of the press," saying its reporters were targeted while covering a demonstration of the police shooting of unarmed black...
  • Media Harassment In Ferguson, Mo., On Rise As Al Jazeera America Adds To Complaints

    Police in Ferguson, Missouri, fired rubber bullets at a news crew working for Al Jazeera America, according to the cable-news outlet, raising the number of journalists who have reported tussles with authorities there as they seek to cover violence and...
  • Egypt jails Al Jazeera journalists for 7 years, supporters stunned

    Egypt jails Al Jazeera journalists for 7 years, supporters stunned
    CAIRO (Reuters) - Three Al Jazeera journalists were jailed for seven years in Egypt on Monday after a court convicted them of helping a "terrorist organization" by spreading lies, in a case that has raised questions about the country's respect for media...
  • Al Jazeera: Israeli Foreign Minister Says Network Is Enemy

    Israeli foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman has set his sights on a new enemy: the television network Al Jazeera. As Israel enters its third week of a bloody confrontation with Hamas in Gaza, Lieberman on July 21 called the Qatari network a crucial...
  • Kerry walks line seeking Egypt's backing while raising rights issues

    It was a fine line to walk: urging greater respect for human rights in repression-haunted Egypt while seeking to solidify ties with an important Mideast ally as the region grimly battens down amid a time of tumult. Sunday’s hours-long visit to...
  • Egypt sentences 3 journalists to prison, drawing international outcry

    An Egyptian judge on Monday sentenced three journalists for the Qatar-based broadcaster Al Jazeera to between seven and 10 years in prison on terrorism-related charges, stunning their supporters and raising an immediate outcry from human rights...
  • Three Al Jazeera Journalists Sentenced To Jail In Egypt

    Three journalists employed by Qatar-backed news agency Al Jazeera were given stiff prison sentences by an Egyptian court for reporting false news and aiding the Muslim Brotherhood, among other charges. Two of the three reporters - Peter Greste, the...
  • Despite ridicule, Egypt pushes ahead with AIDS, hepatitis 'cure'

    Egypt’s military on Saturday pressed ahead with promotion of a fanciful device it claims can diagnose and cure AIDS and hepatitis, announcing that it would be tested in the next six months on larger numbers of patients in army hospitals. It was...
  • Egypt's World Cup dilemma: Pay TV or free Israeli broadcast?

    For World Cup fans in Egypt, it’s a dilemma: Many are torn between their love of soccer and an abiding distaste for Israel. Rather than paying hefty subscriptions to watch the matches on a Qatar-owned sports channel, Egyptian viewers can access...
  • Pictures in the News | June 24, 2014

     
    Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Brazil, where tourists visit the statue of Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro prior to the Group E football match between France and Ecuador during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Over in India,...
  • How John Oliver and HBO Shattered TV's Comedy-News Format

    Brevity, so it has been said, is the soul of wit. John Oliver seems to believe the opposite is equally true. The comedian has been letting loose on his new HBO program "Last Week Tonight," unveiling segments that can last anywhere from 15 to 20 minutes...