SOCCER: Norwegian Journalists Reporting On World Cup Workers Arrested In Qatar – The Guardian
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SOCCER: Norwegian Journalists Reporting On World Cup Workers Arrested In Qatar – The Guardian

Two Norwegian journalists investigating conditions for migrant workers in Qatar ahead of the 2022 Fifa World Cup were arrested and detained for 36 hours as they tried to leave the country, Norwegian media have reported.The VG newspaper reported that Halvor Ekeland, a sports journalist for the public broadcaster NRK, and Lokman Ghorbani, an NRK cameraman,…

GOOGLE: PubCast Season 2: Turning Passions Into Profits
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GOOGLE: PubCast Season 2: Turning Passions Into Profits

PubCast is a podcast featuring the stories of website creators and app developers who turned their passions into profit with help from Google. In our second season of the series, you’ll hear from small business founders across the globe sharing how they launched their digital businesses and navigated challenges like the pandemic. Using AdSense, Ad…

GOOGLE: Designing A New Local Product For French Urban Readers
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GOOGLE: Designing A New Local Product For French Urban Readers

Editor’s Note from Ludovic Blecher, Head of Google News Initiative Innovation: The GNI Innovation Challenge program is designed to stimulate forward-thinking ideas for the news industry. The story below by Pascal Brouet, EBRA COO and Local Pulse Project Director, is part of an innovator series sharing inspiring stories and lessons from funded projects.When I took…

GOOGLE: A Chilean Startup Helps Newsrooms Grow Their Audiences
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GOOGLE: A Chilean Startup Helps Newsrooms Grow Their Audiences

Editor’s note from Ludovic Blecher, Head of Google News Initiative Innovation: The GNI Innovation Challenge program is designed to stimulate forward-thinking ideas for the news industry. The story below by Miguel Paz, CEO and Founder of Reveniu, is part of an innovator series sharing inspiring stories and learnings from funded projects.“Do you believe me now?”…

JOURNALISM: What Alden’s Potential Acquisition Of Lee Enterprises Means For 20-Plus Midwest Papers
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JOURNALISM: What Alden’s Potential Acquisition Of Lee Enterprises Means For 20-Plus Midwest Papers

A multi-million dollar proposal could land more than two dozen of the Midwest’s local newspapers in the hands of a New York-based hedge fund known for slashing its papers “to the bone.” Alden Global Capital revealed a proposal Monday to purchase Lee Enterprise Inc. and its newspapers at $24 a share, casting alarm through the many newsrooms…

JOURNALISM – How High Is Today’s Gasoline Price Compared To Recent History?
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JOURNALISM – How High Is Today’s Gasoline Price Compared To Recent History?

With overall inflation now reaching a three-decade high, Americans are worried. Despite positive numbers in job gains and economic growth, stubbornly high levels of inflation have cast a pall on the public’s view of the economy. A particular focus of public concern has been gasoline prices. That’s no surprise. “Gasoline prices are eye-catching and memorable,”…

BUSINESS: Mindshare And Espolon Tequila Launch A Private Marketplace To Elevate LatinX And Hispanic Voices
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BUSINESS: Mindshare And Espolon Tequila Launch A Private Marketplace To Elevate LatinX And Hispanic Voices

Following Continued Success of Mindshare’s Inclusion PMP series, Espolòn Tequila Is Official Launch Brand for the LatinX Private Marketplace News provided by Mindshare Nov 22, 2021, 16:18 ET NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The LatinX and Hispanic community is one of the fastest growing groups in the U.S. They make up nearly 20%…

HEALTH NEWS: Journalists Follow Leads on Curbing Violence, Improving Psych Care and Crowdsourcing Covid Safety
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HEALTH NEWS: Journalists Follow Leads on Curbing Violence, Improving Psych Care and Crowdsourcing Covid Safety

HEALTH NEWS: November 6, 2021 We encourage organizations to republish our content, free of charge. Here’s what we ask: You must credit us as the original publisher, with a hyperlink to our khn.org site. If possible, please include the original author(s) and “Kaiser Health News” in the byline. Please preserve the hyperlinks in the story….

ITALY NEWS: Mario’s Portofino – ThisisReno
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ITALY NEWS: Mario’s Portofino – ThisisReno

ITALY NEWS: There is an old-world Italian clientele who frequents an Italian restaurant and it instantly signals that the food will be good. Mario’s Portofino is located in the strip mall directly across from Polo Lounge. It has all the hallmarks of a traditional and authentic Italian restaurant. Outside the entrance, twinkly lights shine. The…

FRONT PAGE: A Person Plowed Their SUV Through The Waukesha Christmas Parade, Leaving Five Dead And More Than 40 Injured Authorities Say – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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FRONT PAGE: A Person Plowed Their SUV Through The Waukesha Christmas Parade, Leaving Five Dead And More Than 40 Injured Authorities Say – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

WAUKESHA – A treasured rite of the holiday season turned into a scene of bloody, deadly mayhem late Sunday afternoon as a vehicle plowed into the Waukesha Christmas Parade, killing five people and injuring more than 40 others, authorities said.Shortly before midnight, the City of Waukesha posted to its Twitter and Facebook accounts revised casualty totals.”At…

VERIZON NEWS – Did You Learn Something Today?
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VERIZON NEWS – Did You Learn Something Today?

Henry Ford once said, “anyone who keeps learning stays young.”Throughout my career, I’ve had the good fortune to work with and learn from many wise, talented professionals. Some colleagues shared their technical knowledge or helpful productivity tips and many offered sage advice. One mentor’s memorable suggestion came in the form of a challenge — try…

CALIFORNIA NEWS: Winged Warning: Migrating Birds Hit Hard By California's Record Drought – Times Of San Diego
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CALIFORNIA NEWS: Winged Warning: Migrating Birds Hit Hard By California's Record Drought – Times Of San Diego

Snow geese fly over the Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge in October. Photo by Nina Riggio for CalMattersIt says something about the complexity of California’s water crisis that there are so many actors in the state’s water wars, all clamoring for more. Nature, alone, is silent in this fight, relying on others to speak on…

ECONOMY: Pope Thanks Journalists For Helping Expose Church Sex Scandals – Reuters
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ECONOMY: Pope Thanks Journalists For Helping Expose Church Sex Scandals – Reuters

Pope Francis attends a ceremony to honour veteran Vatican correspondents Philip Pullella and Valentina Alazraki at the Vatican, November 13, 2021. Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS VATICAN CITY, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Pope Francis on Saturday thanked journalists for helping uncover the clerical sexual abuse scandals that the Roman Catholic Church initially tried to cover up.The…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: 7 Questions With Olympian Allyson Felix About Entrepreneurship, Pay Equity And The Future – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP: 7 Questions With Olympian Allyson Felix About Entrepreneurship, Pay Equity And The Future – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The most decorated U.S. track athlete in Olympic history was in Milwaukee Friday to talk about her journey as an olympian, her advocacy for working mothers and business. Allyson Felix headlined Tempo’s 16th annual Leadership Event Friday at the Wisconsin Center. The event focuses on empowering people in leadership. Tempo is the largest professional organization for women…

SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: 3i Infotech closes the sale of its Saudi Arabian subsidiary’s software product business
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: 3i Infotech closes the sale of its Saudi Arabian subsidiary’s software product business

3i Infotech announced that the company on 12 November 2021, upon receipt of regulatory approvals, completed the sale of the software product business of its subsidiary in Saudi Arabia on a going concern basis to Azentio Software (and its affiliates) (‘Buyer’), pursuant to inter alia the business transfer agreement dated 28 December 2020 executed between…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Start-Ups Boom: Eight Female Entrepreneurs On Raising The Cash – The Australian
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Start-Ups Boom: Eight Female Entrepreneurs On Raising The Cash – The Australian

The women smashing the start-up stereotypes It’s not always easy for women to launch their own business, but there are some secrets to raising capital. Subscribe for award winning journalism The women smashing the start-up stereotypes It’s not always easy for women to launch their own business, but there are some secrets to raising capital.…

FBI NEWS: EXCLUSIVE: FBI Director Told Former Agents The Bureau Will 'Stay In Its Own Lane' And Won't Be Attending School Board Meetings – The Free Press
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FBI NEWS: EXCLUSIVE: FBI Director Told Former Agents The Bureau Will 'Stay In Its Own Lane' And Won't Be Attending School Board Meetings – The Free Press

Kendall Tietz – DCNF FBI Director Christopher Wray “made it clear” during an October speech that FBI agents “would not be attending school board meetings” and the Bureau “would stay in its own lane,” a former agent who saw the speech told the Daily Caller News Foundation. Cecil Moses, a retired FBI special agent and…

FBI NEWS: The FBI Arrests A Key Contributor To Efforts Trying To Link Trump With Russia – Delaware First Media
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FBI NEWS: The FBI Arrests A Key Contributor To Efforts Trying To Link Trump With Russia – Delaware First Media

David Folkenflik was described by Geraldo Rivera of Fox News as “a really weak-kneed, backstabbing, sweaty-palmed reporter.” Others have been kinder. The Columbia Journalism Review, for example, once gave him a “laurel” for reporting that immediately led the U.S. military to institute safety measures for journalists in Baghdad.

DEA NEWS: DEA Boosts Psilocybin, MDMA And DMT Production Levels Again In Final Quotas For 2021 – Marijuana Moment
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DEA NEWS: DEA Boosts Psilocybin, MDMA And DMT Production Levels Again In Final Quotas For 2021 – Marijuana Moment

President Joe Biden announced on Friday that he intends to nominate a new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner who has acknowledged the potential medical benefits of marijuana and says he actually prescribed a cannabinoid drug as a doctor. Robert Califf, who previously served a short stint as the FDA head under the Obama administration,…

CHINA NEWS: Zuo Fang, The Founder Of China’s Southern Weekly Is Dead – The New York Times
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CHINA NEWS: Zuo Fang, The Founder Of China’s Southern Weekly Is Dead – The New York Times

When he helped start Southern Weekly, he charted a course for a freer era for the country’s press, which later became increasingly constrained by Beijing.The journalist Zuo Fang in 2019. He was a founder of the newspaper Southern Weekly, which laid the groundwork for a golden era of Chinese journalism in the 1990s and 2000s.Credit…Fang…

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