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  • Twin Sisters at Rival News Organizations
    Bloomberg v. Reuters: It’s all in the (Damouni) family
    Talk about sibling rivalry. Twin sisters Sasha and Nadia Damouni, 35, not only are both financial journalists; they work for battling financial news services, Bloomberg and Reuters.Sasha, who joined Bloomberg in New York in July 2010, specializes...
  • Hank Gilman joins Reuters on Sept. 2
    Veteran business editor, Hank Gilman, begins new post at Reuters on Sept. 2
    Hank Gilman, a veteran of multiple national award-winning business news organizations, officially joins Reuters on September 2, to help shepherd the top news team in New York.Gilman, 62, will concentrate on major editorial initiatives designed to...
  • News Sources
    Six unique online news aggregators
    The reason why the internet is so popular in the world today is primarily because of the amount of information it provides us. Information can be in the form of news, knowledge on a particular topic or information on what your friend is up to at a...
  • Union Square, San Francisco
    San Francisco evacuated: Union Square evacuated due to suspicious device
    "San Francisco evacuated" headlines were running rampant Thursday (Oct. 17). Union Square in San Francisco was evacuated after a suspicious package was found there. According to a report from Reuters, a call came in to the police...
  • Reuters Editor Pummeled
    Reuters Editor Blasted by Global Warming Crowd
    Paul Ingrassia, deputy editor at Reuters is being chastised for the reduction in coverage on global warming, which is down 50% since he has taken over. David Fogarty, a former climate correspondent , wrote an article pointing this out with the...
  • Barack Obama
    White House gets resistance from mental health community
    The Obama administration is running into resistance in its effort to expand a background check database from a surprising quarter – the mental health community – because of patient privacy concerns, Reuters reported yesterday.This puts...
  • The West, Texas explosion promted the Tier II inventory system to be questioned.
    Outdated hazardous chemical inventory leads to unnecessary injuries, deaths
    A nationwide Reuters study is proving that the system for identifying hazardous chemicals for first responders has numerous flaws, according to Reuters on July 8.The 28-year-old system is based on a federal act that requires all private and public...
  • Rumors of George Soros’s death have been greatly exaggerated.
    Reuters publishes premature obit for liberal billionaire George Soros
    It is commonplace for news organizations to maintain obituaries for public figures in its files, updating these as necessary. It is less common for such outlets to publish the obits till the figure actually dies — but it happens.And it has...
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    Scientists suffer for trying to make vaccine side effects public
    In 2011, Neurologist Markku Partinen was ridiculed by other scientists who questioned his methods and motives, and raised doubts about his mental stability. In an article published on Reuterslast Thursday, he says that colleagues even avoided him....
  • Barack Obama
    Is Reuters helping Obama push gun prohibition?
    Is the mainstream press consciously giving false importance to the president's anti-gun agenda?That’s a question worthy of an answer from Reuters in the wake of a report Monday about tonight’s State of the Union address by...
  • Shopping
    Retail sales and consumer confidence both up in September
    U.S. retailers have reported a very good month for shopping activity.September, 2012 was not the greatest month on record for retail sales, but according to Reuters Financial, the numbers are better than expected and they point toward stronger...
  • Taliban declares it will do everything in power to kidnap or assassinate Prince Harry
    Taliban threatens it will kidnap or assassinate Prince Harry
    Things aren't getting any easier for Prince Harry who was recently befriended after someone released pictures of him frolicking around naked in a Las Vegas hotel room last week.A Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid told Reuters by telephone...
  • Twitter
    Reuters Twitter account hacked, hackers post fake Syrian news
    Over the weekend, Reuters confirmed that its Twitter account was hacked and incorrect Tweets were posted. The hackers mostly published news bits relating to the conflict in Syria. The incident comes two days after its blogging platform on the news...
  • Unemployment
    The U.S. economy continues its lethargic crawl toward recovery
    July economic numbers have been released by the U.S. Department of labor, and the figures are mixed overall.Total employment increased in July with another 163,000 workers added to payrolls. This makes July, 2012 the best job- creating month since...
  • Reuters profile downplays Zimmerman’s violent history
    Reuters profile downplays Zimmerman’s violent history
    Chris Francescani has written an article for Reuters titled George Zimmerman: Prelude to a shooting. Billing itself as a “nuanced portrait of Zimmerman," the article has been shared over 15,000 times on Facebook, Twitter,and other...