Georgia, Tennessee sue to block federal court decision on state funding

Georgia, Kentucky and Tennessee have sued the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to block a federal court ruling that would have required the states to pay more money to cover expenses related to an Ebola outbreak.The lawsuit filed Thursday is the latest in a string of court actions aimed at preventing states from complying with the federal government’s Ebola funding […]

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When are the Oregonian and OregonLive getting rid of their names?

A week ago, The Oregonian newspaper in Portland filed for bankruptcy protection and closed its doors.And today, The Portland Press Herald and Oregon Live newspaper both announced they are closing their websites.The newspaper and the new Portland-based OregonLive are the latest in a string of papers to exit the digital age.The Oregon Tribune, The Seattle Times, The Chicago Tribune and […]

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When was the last time you had a chance to sit down and talk to someone from the local news media?

Local newspapers have been losing their readerships, but a new local news network has the potential to change the way they do business.The Kentucky Newspapers Group (KGN), which aims to be the largest independent newspaper in the state, has been trying to attract a larger audience since it was founded in 2014.Its aim is to build a network of independent […]

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