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Freelance Aris Roussinos wins Rory Peck news award for Mali war film

Freelance journalist Aris Roussinos has won the 2013 Rory Peck news award for a self-funded online video featuring footage of the war in Mali.<p>Ground Zero Mali: The Battle of Gao, featuring footage of street battles between government troops and Islamist insurgents in the northern Mali city filmed …

Good Managers Should Embrace Bad News

<i>By Christine Nurnberger</i><p>I don’t profess to be a management expert or business genius, but I am pretty sure I know at least one business tenet that holds true: no one actually WANTS to give their boss or management chain bad news. Let’s be honest. It’s lousy. Heaven knows, I have been there. Here’s …

Russia bails more Greenpeace activists

The first of the so-called ‘Arctic 30’ Greenpeace activists has walked free on bail.<p>Brazilian Ana Paula Alminhana Maciel smiled and was silently defiant as she was released.<p>After a burst of courtroom drama Russian judges have now granted bail to 20 of the 30 environmentalists who were arrested in …

Watch Ron Burgundy Talk Prison Riots, Sing to Rob Ford on Conan

With <i>Anchorman 2</i>’s Dec. 20 release date fast approaching, Ron Burgundy is back where he feels most comfortable: on top. The legendary news anchor was …

Journalists can now send push alerts using App.net's Broadcast

A new alerts system allowing journalists, news outlets and others to send push notifications to mobile phones has launched.<p>Called Broadcast, the push …

The US And Afghanistan Inked A Deal To Keep The War Going Through 2024

The U.S. and Afghan governments have agreed to a final draft in a bilateral agreement that lays out the relationship between the two nations and the end to the war in Afghanistan, this according to Richard Engel with NBC News.<p>According to a draft copy of the resolution obtained by NBC News, the …