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  1. Reports from Inside First Look Media Suggest That Maybe Silicon Valley Shouldn’t Manage Journalists
    Feverish speculation surrounds First Look’s recent troubles. But perhaps the most obvious culprit is its reliance on truckloads of tech money. In a revealing account of Taibbi’s departure, a team of First Look journalists candidly noted that the...
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  2. Cover Story: A “Broken Arch” for Ferguson
    Credit Illustration by Bob Staake “I wanted to comment on the tragic rift that we’re witnessing,” Bob Staake says about his cover for the December 8th issue, arriving next week. “I lived in St. Louis for seventeen years before moving to...
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  3. There will be a Season Two of Serial! Thanks to everyone who donated.
    Serial is a new podcast from the creators of This American Life and is a production of WBEZ Chicago. © 2014 Chicago Public Media Ira Glass
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  4. Richard Scarry's Busy Town in the 21st Century
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  5. What does the newly-released witness testimony tell us about the Michael Brown shooting?
    In the grand jury case against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, the prosecution revealed that physical evidence weighed in Wilson’s favor and that he had not unlawfully shot 18-year-old Michael Brown to death. Over the course of the...
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  6. News Release #30572
    Man charged in Sexual Assault investigation, Faces five charges Broadcast time: 10:35 Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Sex Crimes 416-808-7474 On Friday, October 31, 2014, Toronto Police Service Sex Crimes started an investigation into several...
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  7. 17 Facts About Apple Now That It’s Worth $700 Billion
    Part of what’s notable about the company’s size is just how far it’s climbed. When the dot-com boom was at its fullest bloom and Microsoft Corp. was the untouchable beast, the Redmond boys were 26 times as big as the geniuses from Cupertino. Today,...
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  8. The worst days to fly in the US, ranked
    Today is not the busiest day to fly in America. I repeat, today is not the busiest day to fly in America. It’s not even close. The three busiest days to fly in the US are all in the summer. In 2013, they were July 18, 25, and 11, according to...
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  9. Stranded passengers hop out of a plane to give it a shove
    If you’re spending today stuck at the airport with your flight delayed or canceled because of inclement weather, spare a thought for the some hardy souls in Siberia: While East Coast airports brace themselves for a much-hyped winter storm, passengers...
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  10. Media management: Boldly go where no one has gone before
    24 November 2014 · By Frida Boisen As media companies evolve in the coming months and years, leadership will need to adjust to sudden changes, train employees to keep them up-to-date, and launch new initiatives. But at the center of these...
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