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Blog Love, Not War
As the mainstream media were consumed with issues of terrorism, social media debated sex and dating.
From Detroit to Yemen, Terror Tops the News
More than eight years after 9/11, the ability of a terrorist attack — even a failed one — to transform and dominate the news landscape was evident last week.
How News Happens–Still
With questions about the future of journalism, a new study of the media in Baltimore, Md., examines who really reports the news that people get about their communities. Despite a rapidly expanding landscape, newspapers still drive stories.
Botched Terror Attack Big News on Blogs, Too
In a rare occurrence, three central elements of today’s news ecosystem — mainstream media, blogs and Twitter — agreed on the biggest story of the week, in this case, the failed Christmas Day terror attempt.
Terrorism Returns to the News
The attempt to blow up NWA Flight 253 was the top story in newspapers, evolving from coverage of the attack to domestic politics and questions about Yemen.