Sep 15, 2016

China expels journalists from fishing village under siege

Journalists were attacked and forced out of the fishing village where China has suppressed new protests five years after the village received international attention for demonstrations against land seizures. Wukan remains under siege two days after police arrested 13 protesters on allegations that they ...

Aug 10, 2016

Olympic media bus hit by gunfire

A bus carrying Olympic journalists came under attack Tuesday and police were investigating whether bullets were fired from the notorious City of God favela. Rio Olympic organizers said two journalists suffered slight injuries in the attack, which set off a new Olympic jitters four ...

World Press Photo award goes to unpublished image of migrants

Feb 19, 2016

World Press Photo award goes to unpublished image of migrants

A haunting image of migrants passing a baby underneath a razor-wire fence on the Serbian-Hungarian border won the prestigious World Press Photo award for 2015 on Thursday — even though it had never been published. Australian freelance photographer Warren Richardson made the moonlit image ...

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 ...