Aug 31, 2015

Roanoke religious leaders pay tribute to slain TV reporter, cameraman

Community religious leaders have gathered to remember two television journalists who were shot and killed on-air last week. The interfaith service for 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward was held Sunday at the Jefferson Center in Roanoke. The gathering featured music ...

Aug 26, 2015

Two journalists at Virginia TV station fatally shot on air

The general manager of a TV station in Virginia says two of its staff were fatally shot on air in central Virginia. Jeffrey A. Marks, general manager of WDBJ-TV, identified the two killed as Alison Parker and Adam Ward. The station says in tweets ...

Apr 30, 2015

Five detainees admit killing seven journalists, Libya government says

Libya’s internationally recognized government on Wednesday said five detainees had admitted to killing five reporters from a local television station as well as two Tunisian journalists, in murders previously claimed by the Islamic State group. Those in custody — two Libyans and three Egyptians ...