Russian MPs back initial proposal to curb foreign media ownership

23 September 2014, 9:00 am

By Gabriela Baczynska MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian lawmakers gave initial backing on Tuesday to a draft law limiting foreign ownership of Russian media to 20 percent from the existing ceiling of 50 percent, a move critics say will reinforce the dominance of outlets loyal to the Kremlin. With only one ... Read More »

UGA student who made social media threat suggesting violence to have bond hearing

22 September 2014, 6:50 am

The University of Georgia student accused of causing a scare on campus Friday afternoon by issuing a threatening post on social media is scheduled to appear at a bond hearing Tuesday in Athens-Clarke County Magistrate Court.... Read More »

Negative Male Body Image on the Increase; OiGoi.com Offers Suggestions on How Men Can Gain Back a Sense of Security

19 September 2014, 8:12 am

One of the biggest reasons men feel insecure in relationships is their lack of confidence in how they look. OiGoi.com, an online media outlet dedicated to helping couples in relationships, provides several solutions for men including: Speak out, women love being charmed by wit and this attribute wil... Read More »

TFO wins a second position at the IBC 2014 Innovation Award

17 September 2014, 7:00 am

TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - In Amsterdam, last Sunday, Groupe Média TFO finished second for a "Content Management" award at the closing gala of the IBC 2014 Innovation Awards. This is a first for a Canadian media company. "Receiving this recognition is a significant milestone for Ontari... Read More »

New Social Media Outlet for Neighborhoods

16 September 2014, 5:53 pm

BRANSON, Mo.--The city of Branson announced it has formed a partnership with a new social media outlet. Nextdoor is a private website aimed at allowing members of neighborhoods to communicate with one another, along with city offices if the members wish to do so. The city says Nextdoor is part of it... Read More »

New York Daily News says it won't print Indians' Chief Wahoo logo anymore

5 September 2014, 1:16 am

It also declared recently it won't use "Redskins" for Washington's NFL team.... Read More »

San Diego State Basketball: Aztecs ranked 16th in Sporting News' College Basketball Yearbook

3 September 2014, 12:21 pm

Every year, the sports media outlet Sporting News releases its preseason rankings in its annual College Basketball Yearbook. This year, the San Diego State Aztecs are ranked 16th. SDSU is the only California school and the only school from the Mountain West Conference in the Top 25.... Read More »

Credibility at stake for university-run media in Josh Shaw situation

27 August 2014, 5:06 pm

The dramatic -- and now debunked -- tale of Josh Shaw rescuing his 7-year-old nephew from drowning didn’t originate with a newspaper or television station covering USC.... Read More »

Clear Channel Media and Entertainment and Top Entertainment Personality Mario Lopez Renew and Expand Long-Term Deal

26 August 2014, 6:00 am

Clear Channel Media and Entertainment , the leading media company in America with a greater reach than any radio or television outlet, today announced a new and expanded lon... Read More »

Bias in the Australian media

25 August 2014, 7:10 am

Claims of political bias have been levelled at Australian news outlets. Is there any truth in the claims?... Read More »