David Folkenflik

David Folkenflik appears in the following:

'The Washington Post' takes new approach to national coverage with a 'Democracy Desk'

Saturday, February 19, 2022

The Washington Post is about to unveil a Democracy Desk to report on the front lines of battles over voting, access to the polls, and the people caught up in these fights.

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Another top CNN executive resigns as WarnerMedia CEO cites ethical lapses

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Chief marketing officer Allison Gollust quit after the end of a probe of former prime-time star Chris Cuomo. Gollust, Cuomo and former CNN chief Jeff Zucker were all cited for violating standards.

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Sarah Palin loses defamation case against 'The New York Times'

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

It was a one-two punch for Sarah Palin: The verdict came a day after the presiding judge said he would dismiss the case because Palin's lawyers failed to meet the legal standard of actual malice.

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Judge to dismiss Sarah Palin lawsuit against 'New York Times'

Monday, February 14, 2022

A federal judge will dismiss Sarah Palin's defamation lawsuit against The New York Times even as the jury continues to deliberate.

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Judge to dismiss Sarah Palin's defamation suit against 'New York Times'

Monday, February 14, 2022

Palin sued the newspaper over a 2017 editorial that wrongly linked an ad by her political action committee to the shooting of then-Rep. Gabby Giffords in 2011.

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New York Times admitted it made mistakes and moved too fast in Palin editorial

Saturday, February 12, 2022

Former Republican governor Sarah Palin is suing the New York Times for defamation over an editorial that alleged wrongdoing by her political action committee. Closing arguments wrapped up Friday.

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Sarah Palin testifies she felt powerless to fight 'New York Times' over editorial

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Sarah Palin said she lost sleep after a 2017 New York Times editorial falsely linked an ad from her political action committee to a mass shooting years earlier. She has sued the paper for defamation.

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Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin got her day in court in 'New York Times' lawsuit

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin testified about the editorial that wrongly linked her political action committee's ad to a mass shooting. The paper's attorneys pressed her on her political rhetoric.

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Former 'New York Times' editor testifies on Sarah Palin editorial: 'This is my fault'

Tuesday, February 08, 2022

Former New York Times editorial page editor James Bennet testified Tuesday he was to blame for an incorrect passage about former Gov. Sarah Palin in a 2017 editorial on heated political rhetoric.

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CNN anchors grill CEO over ouster of ex-news chief Jeff Zucker as sale looms

Monday, February 07, 2022

CNN's best-known journalists are demanding transparency over the reasons compelling former CNN head Jeff Zucker to resign. He acknowledged a consensual relationship with another top network executive.

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NBC is in an awkward position with the politics around the Beijing Olympics

Thursday, February 03, 2022

While the Olympics often feel like a victory lap for NBC, the games' exclusive broadcaster in the U.S., the politics surrounding Beijing 2022 have put the network in an uncomfortable spot.

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CNN president Jeff Zucker resigns over relationship with network executive

Wednesday, February 02, 2022

Zucker, CNN's top executive, says he failed to disclose the relationship when it began, as the company requires. Instead, it emerged during an inquiry into former CNN host Chris Cuomo.

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Sarah Palin vs. New York Times

Monday, January 31, 2022

NPR's David Folkenflik on what's at stake as Sarah Palin's defamation suit against The New York Times goes to trial this week.  

Sarah Palin's defamation suit against 'The New York Times' gets its day in court

Sunday, January 23, 2022

Jury selection begins Monday in the former Alaska governor's case. A 2017 Times editorial wrongly connected an ad from her political action committee to the shooting that wounded Rep. Gabby Giffords.

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Ex-'New York Post' editor sues tabloid, alleging sexual harassment by Murdoch favorite

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

A former New York Post editor says she was fired for disclosing she had been sexually propositioned by the tabloid's former editor-in-chief. Col Allan is a favorite of media magnate Rupert Murdoch.

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NPR hosts' departures fuel questions over race. The full story is complex

Tuesday, January 11, 2022

NPR faces tough questions about race after the departures of prominent hosts Audie Cornish, Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Noel King. Yet their decisions also reflect major forces transforming the media.

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The texts Fox hosts sent during the Jan. 6 riot don't match how Fox covered it on air

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Fox hosts sent desperate messages during the Capitol riot, urging Trump to act. The messages are a stark contrast to the way Fox has covered the insurrection on air.

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What Chris Wallace's move from Fox News to CNN+ means for the future of TV news

Monday, December 13, 2021

Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace departs the nation's most-watched news network for CNN+. It's a sign of an evolution happening in TV news.

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'Fox News Sunday' host Chris Wallace to join CNN's streaming service

Monday, December 13, 2021

One of Fox News' most prominent anchors, Wallace is leaving to join CNN's new streaming service. Wallace said his next adventure would let him "go beyond politics to all the things I'm interested in."

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Chris Wallace leaves Fox News for CNN streaming service

Sunday, December 12, 2021

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace has announced he's decided to leave the network after 18 years.

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