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news : a report of recent events Webster

news media : The news media are those elements of the mass media that focus on delivering news to the general public or a target public. These include print media (newspapers, newsmagazines), broadcast news (radio and television), and more recently the Internet (online newspapers, news blogs, etc.) Wikipedia

current events : the communication of information on current events which is presented by print, broadcast, Internet, or word of mouth to a third party or a mass audience Wikipedia


What is News? (Pulitzer)
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See also general reference


tools Breitbart | NewsLink.org, search | News in pictures | BuzzTracker, World news mapped | Newseum, daily front pages | NYT CyberTimes Navigator

directories Internet Public Library| RefDesk | Best of the Web

services Reuters | United Press International (UPI) | Associated Press (AP) | Google News | Yahoo News

broadcasts CNN | NPR | PBS News | BBC | MS NBC | NBC News | ABC News | CBS News | C-SPAN | more...

world World News | DailySource.org | Le Monde (french) | Guardian (uk) | Telegraph (uk) | Voice of America | Christian Science Monitor

breaking 1st Headlines, Top Breaking Headlines | Best of the Web, Breaking news

misc. The Smoking Gun | The Drudge Report


These are links to resources organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. more...


Subject Specific Links

OneLook Merriam-Webster Free Wiktionary Visuwords


News (Wikipedia) News media (Wikipedia) New World Encyclopedia

Specific Dewey 070 News media, journalism & publishing (BUBL LINK)
Free Internet Public Library dmoz Commercial Best of the Web

"news" DuckDuckGo WolframAlpha

shop Amazon eBay gift Zazzle

CNN's Video Almanac Vanderbilt Television News Archive (Search Page) Internet Archive

Library of Congress

WorldCat (OAIster) Library of Congress UPenn Online Books Open Library Hathi Trust

070 News media, journalism & publishing Dewey Browse

ewsISBNdb Google Books eBooks.com Barnes and Noble Amazon eBay Books

Open Education Consortium


NPR Archives Google News

Google Scholar

National Scholastic Press Association



newspaper : a paper that is printed and distributed usually daily or weekly and that contains news, articles of opinion, features, and advertising Webster

major US USA Today | New York Times (NYT) | Wall Street Journal (WSJ) | Washington Post | Los Angeles Times

Google News Archive Search | Newspaper Archives on the Web | New York Times, Archive | Newspaper Collectors Society's History Buff Page

AP: Newspaper Decline

CNN: The Newspaper Industry in Decline

Newspapers in the Digital Age (Gates, 2002) [1]
The handoff: Newspapers in the digital age (Vesely, 2007) [2]

American Society of Newspaper Editors
Famous movies about newspapers

Chronicling America (Library of Congress)

Search America's historic newspapers from 1860-1922 or use the Directory to
find information about American newspapers published between 1690 - present.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers


magazine : a periodical containing miscellaneous pieces (as articles, stories, poems) and often illustrated Webster

Magazines, The Power of Print

Covering the Decade in Magazine Covers

Quick Links: U.S.News & World Report | Time |Newsweek | People | RefDesk, Magazines & eZines

Magazine (Wikipedia)
MagPortal, Magazine Portal

See also periodicals


journalism : (1) the collection and editing of news for presentation through the media (2) an academic study concerned with the collection and editing of news or the management of a news medium (3) writing characterized by a direct presentation of facts or description of events without an attempt at interpretation (4) writing designed to appeal to current popular taste or public interest Webster

Journalism (Wikipedia)
Journalism 101 (The Gully)
Journalism 101: 16 Things You Learn In J-School (Jeremy Porter, Journalistics)
WebSites for Journalists
AcademicInfo, Communication Studies & Journalism Digital Library
Journalism (Internet Public Library)
BUBL LINK Directory
Dewey 070.4 Journalism (ISBNdb)
Journalism.org, Weekly Content Analysis
The Image of the Journalist in Popular Culture (The Norman Lear Center, USC Annenberg)
Journalism in Film & Pop Culture (Bob Stepno)


Journalism Ethics: A Short Video Lesson

First Amendment to the United States Constitution (Wikipedia)
Freedom of speech (Wikipedia)
Freedom of the Press (Wikipedia)
The Fourth Estate (Wikipedia)

Are photojournalists obligated to help in rescues? (Joan Vennochi, Boston Globe)

Number of jailed journalists sets global record (Committee to Protect Journalists)


The Unending Anxiety of an ICYMI World (John Holcroft, New York Times))


Beyond the Fold

A Cyberpublishing Manifesto (Berghel, 2001) [3]


Journalism (1940)

BBC News blooper - funniest ever

NewsMania, the News Trivia game


Top Headlines from Top News Services Right Now

CNN.com - RSS Channel - HP Hero
Reuters: Top News
  • Israel strikes arms depot near Damascus airport: sources 34 minutes ago
    AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Israel struck an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese group Hezbollah near Damascus airport on Thursday, targeting weapons sent from Iran via commercial and military cargo planes, Syrian rebel and regional intelligence sources said.
  • Ford profit beats estimates; maintains 2017 profit outlook 36 minutes ago
    DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co reported a lower quarterly net profit on Thursday but beat analyst expectations amid higher commodity, engineering and recall costs, and a drop in vehicle sales
  • Trump says 'will renegotiate' NAFTA deal with Canada, Mexico 37 minutes ago
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump expressed optimism on Thursday the United States, Canada and Mexico can successfully renegotiate a trade accord he deems unfair to American interests but vowed to scrap the 23-year-old pact if a "fair deal for all" cannot be reached.
  • Le Pen fishes for worker support as polls narrow in French presidential vote 53 minutes ago
    PARIS/LE GRAU DU ROI (Reuters) - Marine Le Pen took to the sea on Thursday, promising to protect fishing jobs if she beats Emmanuel Macron, her pro-EU, centrist rival whose commanding poll lead has narrowed.
  • Difficult legal path forward for Trump in sanctuary cities case Today 8:25 am
    NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Even if President Donald Trump wins an appeal of a court ruling blocking his executive order on sanctuary cities, arguments made by the government in the case could permanently harm its efforts to cut off wide swaths of federal funding to targeted cities, some legal experts say.

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  1. ^ Gates, D. (2002). Newspapers in the Digital Age. USC Annenberg Online Journalism Review, 2002-05-01. Retrieved from http://www.ojr.org/ojr/future/1020298748.php
  2. ^ Vesely, J. (2007). The handoff: Newspapers in the digital age. Seattle Times, November 18, 2007. Retrieved from http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/opinion/2004018678_sundayjim18.html
  3. ^ Berghel, H. (2001). A Cyberpublishing Manifesto. Communications of the ACM, 44-. 3. pp. 17-20. Retrieved from http://www.berghel.net/publications/c_pub/c_pub.php