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The longer the networks reported on the Boston manhunt on Friday afternoon, the less we knew about what was actually going on. Before the bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was finally caught that night, the confusion around the case had already raised some troubling questions about the power of TV news in general.

At a time when social media offers quicker… Continue reading How TV covered the Boston manhunt


By radio detection and ranging Staff

When Penn State’s Athletic Director Tim Curley and University VP Gary Schultz testified before the grand jury investigating allegations of sexual abuse against the school’s former football coach Jerry Sandusky, the two men were represented by the same high profile lawyer who represents the University.

That’s a major conflict of interest, University of California legal professor Geoffrey Hazard says.

“In a way, it was worse… Continue reading Penn State Accused Of Sabotaging Legal Advice Given To School Officials Who Covered Up For Jerry Sandusky