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Carl Kasell, NPR Newsman Who Discovered Laughs, Dies at 84

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 23:12
Mr. Kasell started off as an anchorman and later in his career became an absurdist comedian on the popular quiz show “Wait Wait ... Don’t Tell Me.”

What Sean Hannity Has Been Saying About Michael Cohen

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 22:08
The Fox News host has criticized the raid on President Trump’s lawyer multiple times — but he never disclosed his connection to the lawyer.

Seattle Radio Station KEXP Celebrates a $10 Million Gift

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 20:55
The donation, by a loyal listener known as Suzanne who died in 2016, will allow the broadcaster to create an endowment and expand workshops for musicians.

She Was The Times’s First Female Pulitzer Winner

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 20:31
A look at Anne O’Hare McCormick, who broke through into a field dominated by men — way back in 1921.

Bill Nack, Who Covered the Horses From Up Close, Dies at 77

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 19:40
In articles for Sports Illustrated and in a biography of Secretariat, he observed horse racing with a literary eye from the stable to the track.

Kendrick Lamar Shakes Up the Pulitzer Game: Let’s Discuss

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 18:37
The rapper’s win for “DAMN.” is overdue recognition for hip-hop but raises concerns about the shrinking number of platforms for noncommercial work.

Sean Hannity Is Named as Client of Michael Cohen, Trump’s Lawyer

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 04:22
Lawyers for Mr. Cohen, the president’s personal lawyer, had sought to keep Mr. Hannity’s identity a secret in a court challenge of an F.B.I. search of Mr. Cohen’s office.

Courtroom Drama: Producer Offers to Stage Disputed ‘Mockingbird’ for Judge

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 04:09
The disagreement over the characterization of Atticus Finch expands to a second lawsuit between the producers and the Lee estate.

The Times and The New Yorker Share the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 03:26
Reporting on sexual harassment — including the predations of the film mogul Harvey Weinstein — was recognized by the Pulitzer board. The New York Times won in three categories.

Cosby Team Cites Phone Records as It Tries to Discredit Accuser

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 03:24
The accuser, Andrea Constand, conceded that phone records do not reflect a call she said she had made to Mr. Cosby on the night she says he assaulted her.

2018 Pulitzer Prize Winners: Full List

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 03:24
The prizes encompassed, among other topics, stories of abuse in the workplace; construction of a U.S.-Mexico border wall; and a profile of Dylann Roof, who was charged with killing several people in a Charleston, S.C., church.

Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer in ‘Big Moment for Hip-Hop’

Mar, 04/17/2018 - 01:18
The honor, for the album “DAMN.,” makes the rapper the first nonclassical or jazz musician to receive the honor since the awards expanded to music in 1943.

Lens: Photography Pulitzers Awarded for Coverage of Charlottesville and Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 23:08
Ryan M. Kelly received the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography for his image of a car driving through protesters in Charlottesville, Va.

The Times Just Won 3 Pulitzers. Read the Winning Work.

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 22:27
The newspaper is recognized for its work in public service, national reporting and editorial cartooning.

Cardi B Becomes the Fifth Female Rapper With a No. 1 Album

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 19:55
Her debut album, “Invasion of Privacy,” opened at the top of the Billboard chart with the equivalent of 255,000 sales.

Pulp Nonfiction: Podcasts Go Mass-Market

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 14:38
Parcast is one of several new networks saturating the audio market with podcasts whose lurid storylines play out like snackable television.

Mexico Moves to Regulate Government Ads. Critics Say It’s a Sham.

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 05:42
Heavy government spending on advertising has long been criticized for fostering flattering coverage of officials and quieting critics. Will a court order change the practice, or institutionalize it?

James Comey in ABC Interview: Trump Is a Serial Liar, Treats Women Like ‘Meat’ and Is a ‘Stain’ on All Who Work for Him

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 03:49
President Trump is on the attack ahead of James B. Comey’s interview on ABC on Sunday night. Here are highlights of The New York Times’s coverage of their confrontation.

Trump Blasts Comey in Barrage of Tweets, Calling Him ‘Slippery’

Lun, 04/16/2018 - 00:34
President Trump on Sunday delivered a series of scathing tweets ahead of the former F.B.I. director James Comey’s appearance on ABC News.

Report for America Supports Journalism Where Cutbacks Hit Hard

Dom, 04/15/2018 - 22:05
The service program promotes local newspapers by sending reporters away from big cities. Google has committed money and training.