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It was the police line-up from hell. Forget all those "Law and Order" scenes where a victim stands anonymously behind a one-way mirror. Sri Lankan journalist Namal Perera had to stand eyeball-to-eyeball with 42 army intelligence officers in April, each of whom, Perera explained to me while demonstrating ...

In 2004, the two largest media companies were publicly traded legacy chains, Gannett and Knight Ridder. By 2014, the top two were private equity firms, Fortress/GateHouse and Digital First Media (DFM). The big chains like Gannett, McClatchy, and Cowles got overextended and made some bad business ...
based Knight Ridder Inc. and sold The Detroit News for $25 million in stock to Denver-based MediaNews Group Inc. The Detroit News has a more complex ownership structure, but it ultimately is owned by Alden Global capital, founded in 2007 by so-called vulture investor Randall Smith. He does not give ...

Tucker helped design portions of Plato, the first computer-assisted instruction system, and went on to found the technology company HAL Communications Corp. and later became CEO and president of Knight-Ridder Financial. Sections (2):News, Local. Topics (2):education, University of Illinois ...
The reporting team at Knight Ridder Newspapers has been called "the only ones who got it right" about Saddam Hussein's non-existent Weapons of Mass Destruction that sparked the 2003 Iraq war. Based on a true story, Rob Reiner's shock and awe gives much-deserved credit to their far-sighted (if ...
When Jim Zeigler, the state auditor of Alabama, invoked the Bible to defend Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore against allegations that ...
9, Glen Macnow of Knight-Ridder Newspapers wrote: The NFL players union set a Sept. 22 strike deadline Tuesday, as players and owners ...
... at the Miami Herald in 1959 by John S. Knight, past publisher of the Miami Herald, founder and editor emeritus of Knight-Ridder Newspapers, ...
After leaving the AJC upon graduation, Hamby worked as an editor for Knight-Ridder Newspapers as part of the "25/43 Project," an effort to ...
Why would foundations like Knight-Ridder, McClatchy, Poynter and others find Lincoln's journalism program worthy of funding, when one of its ...
Galloway, a Bronze Star for Valor awardee who recently retired as the senior military correspondent for Knight Ridder Newspapers, ...
A view of rising Earth above the lunar horizon from the Apollo 8 spacecraft in December 1968. (NASA / Knight-Ridder Tribune). Privacy Policy.

... Fox is the author of How to Become CEO which was on the NY Times, Business Week, Wall Street Journal, Knight-Ridder, and Amazon.com best seller lists.
Poulos also noted that "at the time of the Knight Ridder transaction, Jim McClatchy was still alive and the sole income beneficiary" (of the trust) ...
McClatchy's debt ballooned following the 2006 acquisition of rival media conglomerate Knight Ridder for approximately $4 billion in stock and ...
Assembled from the contact list of Alvah Chapman, then the former president of the Miami Herald and former CEO of Knight Ridder, the group's ...
... company and continued efforts to pay down debt associated with its 2006 takeover of newspaper chain Knight Ridder Inc. for $4.4 billion.
She previously held advertising and marketing management positions with Knight Ridder Broadcasting, now The McClatchy Co., the Sarasota ...
At the Washington Bureau for Knight Ridder and then McClatchy newspapers, he worked with journalists covering the White House, Congress ...
... Bruce Sherman, who a decade ago played a pivotal role in the sale of the Miami Herald, then owned by Knight-Ridder, to McClatchy.
Mr. Sherman's clients own large chunks of nine newspaper companies, including 19 percent of Knight Ridder, 15 percent of The New York ...
In 2005, Sherman made headlines and attracted national attention when he pushed for a sale of Knight Ridder, which owned the Miami Herald, ...
Here's an international crisis you can, unusually, put on your calendar ahead of time: In October, President Trump wants to declare Iran in ...
The old Knight Ridder corporation used to own the Herald and this paper, and we often ran insightful work by Silva, whose byline adorns some ...
A strike shut down the Free Press just as it was to unveil before news celebrities and its Knight Ridder Inc., executives the coverage plans for ...
... former Knight Ridder newspapers journalist and television reporter Jackie Ryan, and Al Haggerty, whose career included work as a reporter ...
The Knight Foundation, originally started by John S. and James L. Knight, of Knight-Ridder newspapers, has been instrumental in rebuilding ...
Nia Long and Larenz Tate bonded over poetry in the classic "Love Jones." Spoken word date, anyone? (MICHAEL WEINSTEIN / Knight Ridder ...
... which it purchased it from McClatchy, which purchased it for a very brief amount of time from Knight-Ridder, which had purchased it in 1980.
In 2005, Private capital Management was the largest shareholder of Knight Ridder, then the second largest newspaper chain in the country ...
... and controversy arose over "the basis for its claim of dedication to 'preserving our environment,'" according to Tribune writer Knight-Ridder.
A USA Today/Miami Herald/Knight Ridder study after the election concluded in May 2001 that Bush would have won a hand count of Florida's ...
Another clear example is shown with an opinion poll carried out by Knight Ridder. When asking Americans how many of the 9/11 hijackers were Iraqi, 44% believed that some to most were Iraqi.
Priddy worked with the Knight-Ridder company to develop PressLink into a major online news service in the 1990s. He coordinated the very first worldwide online distribution of news images (from the 1991 Super Bowl).
A man climbs through the window of a sleeping girl. She stirs awake and starts to scream, but he punches her with a closed fist. Brandishing a gun, he vows to kill her parents, asleep in the next room, if she makes another sound.
Back when I worked at 1 Herald Plaza the paper made a lot of money for Knight Newspapers, later Knight-Ridder. Today profits are down along with staff.
"It is going to come in handy during those background briefings," says Knight Ridder's Ron Hutcheson, president of the White House correspondents' Association, who wrote Hanks: "I can't promise favorable coverage if you ever run for president, but you ...
The Knight Foundation, a group founded by John S. and James L. Knight of the old Knight Ridder newspaper chain, released a report with a complicated message on how teens and young adults get their news and how much they believe of what they see or ...
Ledger-Enquirer, served on the Knight-Ridder Newspapers corporate staff in Miami, and was president/publisher of the Centre Daily Times in State College, PA.
"It is going to come in handy during those background briefings," says Knight Ridder's Ron Hutcheson, president of the White House correspondents' Association, who wrote Hanks: "I can't promise favorable coverage if you ever run for president, but you ...
The election was for the board of the White House correspondents Association and I defeated, best as I can remember, friends and colleagues who worked for the New York Daily News, Knight-Ridder newspapers and the Washington Examiner. All were ...
Ken Doctor is a contributing columnist for The Street, beginning his work in March 2017. Drawing on a 21-year career with Knight Ridder newspapers as both a digital business executive and top editor, Doctor's analyst work focuses on the "newsonomics ...
Maidique named FIU's program "Chapmanville," after former Miami Herald publisher Alvah Chapman Jr., who also led the paper's former parent company, Knight Ridder, and was an influential leader in Miami-Dade civic causes before dying in 2008.
At one time, the Herald and the Philadelphia papers were owned by the same company, Knight Ridder Inc. His widowed grandmother moved her four sons from Cuba to Philadelphia during the Great Depression.
Knight Ridder in June 2006 was acquired by McClatchy, whose stock has fallen 97% over the past 10 years. Dow Jones was acquired by News Corp.


 

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