Latest from Elahe Izadi

Missouri governor accuses journalist who warned state about cybersecurity flaw of criminal ‘hacking’

Free press advocates called Gov. Mike Parson's comments against a St. Louis Post-Dispatch journalist "absurd."
  • Oct 15, 2021

A newspaper tries to make ends meet by asking for donations in honor of its reporters

Is that okay? For the Tampa Bay Times, it’s an experiment at a time when local news is desperate to hang on.
  • Oct 8, 2021

The Indianapolis Star showed Simone Biles the ‘magnitude’ of gymnastics abuse. How it got the story.

Local newspapers may be struggling, but they are still publishing journalism that makes a difference.
  • Sep 17, 2021

Joe Rogan has covid-19, is taking unproven deworming medicine

Joe Rogan, who said he is doing well as of Wednesday, has used his popular podcast to question vaccines.
  • Sep 1, 2021

Associated Press names Julie Pace as top editor

Pace’s elevation is the latest in this year’s wave of new top editors tapped to lead newsrooms.
  • Sep 1, 2021

Lawyer for Afghan girls’ robotics team tells Oklahoma woman to stop taking credit for rescue

Several media outlets covered Allyson Reneau’s efforts to ‘save’ the girls.
  • Aug 26, 2021

A free press was trying to take root in Afghanistan. Now journalists are bracing for Taliban rule.

Some are fleeing. Some are still working, hoping to maintain “the progress that was so difficult to create over 20 years.”
  • Aug 19, 2021

Chris Cuomo returns to CNN for the first time since his brother resigned as N.Y. governor

Chris Cuomo's involvement in the story has triggered ethical concerns for CNN.
  • Aug 16, 2021

The Washington Post and other major newspapers rush to evacuate their Afghan employees

The news organizations have asked the U.S. government for help in facilitating their local workers’ departure from the Kabul airport.
  • Aug 16, 2021

Dominion sues Newsmax and One America News over election fraud claims

The company also filed a similar lawsuit against former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne.
  • Aug 10, 2021