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Rupert Murdoch fired Bill O’Reilly to help his Fox-Sky takeover bid, says leading media analyst – The Independent

Friday, April 21, 2017

Rupert Murdoch’s attempted takeover of Sky was one of the reasons why Fox News star Bill O’Reilly was fired over allegations of sexual harassment, a leading media analyst has told The Independent. Claire Enders, the founder of Enders Analysis, said she was sure the decision to dump the right-wing presenter was influenced by UK regulator Ofcom being poised to rule on whether Mr Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan…

Why fashion is turning to craft – Financial Times

Friday, April 21, 2017

Why fashion is turning to craft

Rupert Murdoch fired Bill O’Reilly to help his Fox-Sky takeover bid, says leading media analyst – The Independent

Friday, April 21, 2017

Rupert Murdoch’s attempted takeover of Sky was one of the reasons why Fox News star Bill O’Reilly was fired over allegations of sexual harassment, a leading media analyst has told The Independent. Claire Enders, the founder of Enders Analysis, said she was sure the decision to dump the right-wing presenter was influenced by UK regulator Ofcom being poised to rule on whether Mr Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan…

Rupert Murdoch fired Bill O’Reilly to help his Fox-Sky takeover bid, says leading media analyst – The Independent

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Rupert Murdoch’s attempted takeover of Sky was one of the reasons why Fox News star Bill O’Reilly was fired over allegations of sexual harassment, a leading media analyst has told The Independent. Claire Enders, the founder of Enders Analysis, said she was sure the decision to dump the right-wing presenter was influenced by UK regulator Ofcom being poised to rule on whether Mr Murdoch and his sons James and Lachlan…

McClatchy To Webcast First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call – PR Newswire (press release)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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Newspaper publisher Ruth Sulzberger Holmberg dies – New York Post

Thursday, April 20, 2017

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Ruth Sulzberger Holmberg, longtime publisher of The Chattanooga Times and a member of the family that controls The New York Times, has died at her home in that Tennessee city. She was 96. Holmberg was the granddaughter of Adolph S. Ochs, the patriarch of The Chattanooga Times who gained prominence as publisher of The New York Times early in the 20th century. The Chattanooga Times Free Press…

Be informed: Subscribe to your local newspaper – Grist

Thursday, April 20, 2017

You’re obviously an engaged global citizen, brimming with style and taste. (You’re reading Umbra, after all.) Maybe you pore over the Times or the Post while sipping your morning coffee. Or, more likely, thumb through their apps on the train to work. But what about local media? Have you given much thought to the newspapers, radio, and TV stations based right in your community? Local journalism is critical for democracy…

Criticizing newspaper in newspaper. Ironic? – The Daily Gazette

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Only in The Daily Gazette can one find a letter to the editor which does nothing more than quote General W.T. Sherman on his hate for newspapers. Does Jim Moorhead know he sent his [April 17] letter to one of those “dirty newspaper scribblers?” Oh the irony. Polly Windels Ballston Spa Related Content We should let in Syrian refugees, but not out of…

University of Tennessee newspaper to print twice weekly – Belleville News-Democrat

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The student-run newspaper at the University of Tennessee is cutting its print edition to twice weekly. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/2oWRW7h ) that Daily Beacon has been printing five days a week for five decades. The change will start in fall 2017. The newspaper announced the scale-back in an editorial Tuesday. The editorial says the newspaper prints about 6,000 copies a day Monday through Friday, down from about 10,000…

Bill O’Reilly exit marks end of an era for Rupert Murdoch – CNNMoney

Thursday, April 20, 2017

21st Century Fox’s decision to bow to public pressure and remove longtime Fox News host Bill O’Reilly appears to mark the end of an era in the buccaneering style of the man who built the company, Rupert Murdoch. Murdoch has always made clear his intention to pass control of his empire to his children. Yet there’s almost a Shakespearean quality to the reports that those heirs, James and Lachlan, essentially…

Ruth Sulzberger Holmberg, Newspaper Publisher, Dies at 96 – The … – New York Times

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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Bill O’Reilly exit marks end of an era for Rupert Murdoch – CNNMoney

Thursday, April 20, 2017

21st Century Fox’s decision to bow to public pressure and remove longtime Fox News host Bill O’Reilly appears to mark the end of an era in the buccaneering style of the man who built the company, Rupert Murdoch. Murdoch has always made clear his intention to pass control of his empire to his children. Yet there’s almost a Shakespearean quality to the reports that those heirs, James and Lachlan, essentially…

The New Meaning of Fast Fashion – New York Times

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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Bill O’Reilly exit marks end of an era for Rupert Murdoch – CNNMoney

Thursday, April 20, 2017

21st Century Fox’s decision to bow to public pressure and remove longtime Fox News host Bill O’Reilly appears to mark the end of an era in the buccaneering style of the man who built the company, Rupert Murdoch. Murdoch has always made clear his intention to pass control of his empire to his children. Yet there’s almost a Shakespearean quality to the reports that those heirs, James and Lachlan, essentially…

Ruth Sulzberger Holmberg, Newspaper Publisher, Dies at 96 – New York Times

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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How to Give High Fashion a Whole New Meaning – New York Times

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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This tween is transforming Miami’s fashion scene – New York Post

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Miami-based designer Ariel Swedroe introduced her clothing line at Art Basel in 2014. Next on her checklist? Middle-school graduation. Huh? Swedroe is only 13. And although her grandfather, artist and architect Robert Swedroe, creates the colorful, pop-print patterns and helped set up the brand — Swedroe Art to Wear by Ariel — the silhouettes are 100% Ariel. Here’s why the teen is poised to become a household name before she’s…

Rupert Murdoch’s Memo To Fox News Staff On Bill O’Reilly’s Exit – Deadline

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

We obtained the memo Rupert Murdoch sent to staff on Wednesday announcing 21st Century Fox had reached a decision to cut loose Fox News Channel’s biggest star, Bill O’Reilly, ending the primetime host’s 21-year run on the network: Dear Colleagues: I would like to address questions about Bill O’Reilly’s future at Fox News.  After a thorough and careful review of allegations against him, the Company and Bill O’Reilly have agreed…

Fashion, Passion and Youth in Montreal. – Mountain Lake PBS

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Montreal prides itself on its vibrant and diverse fashion scene. It’s interesting to see how young designers draw inspiration from our distinct, cultural melting pot and retransform fashion in unbelievable ways! Looking to revamp your wardrobe or just searching for inspiration?  This week Gen’s Delights introduces you to a unique jewelry designer and proposes two student run fashion shows that will surely set your creative wheels in motion. *** Enter to win:  Answer…

Amazon has patented an automated on-demand clothing factory – Quartz

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Standard operating procedure in the apparel industry goes like this: Make clothes, and then sell them. It can take weeks, if not months, to manufacture clothes, so that step has to come first. It can be a costly upfront investment, and items that don’t sell get discounted, eating into margins. But Amazon, the ecommerce giant steadily growing into the largest apparel seller in the US, has another idea. Recode reports…