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This Is Your Life On Instagram

We explore what the rise of photo-sharing networks means for our online and offline lives, including those who take photos for a living.

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BBC Engulfed In Second Crisis Within Weeks

George Entwistle resigned over the weekend as the director general of the BBC. He left following controversy over child sex-abuse reports. He had been on the job for just eight weeks. The BBC was already under fire over a decision to drop an investigation into widespread child abuse allegations about a popular TV host, who died last year.
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As Turkey Rises, 'A Real Problem' With Censorship

The country is disputing a new report that names it as the world's leading jailer of journalists, with scores behind bars — ahead of Iran, China and other authoritarian states. Ongoing international attention to Turkey's treatment of the media has raised hope that reforms could be forthcoming.
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Some In GOP Criticize Fox For Failing Its Audience

A lively post-election debate has sprung up in conservative circles — about the conservative media. It's asking if Republicans were well-served by their favorite pundits and bloggers who were insisting that they would win on Election Day. Former Governor Mitt Romney was reported to have been so certain of a victory on Tuesday night, that he didn't even draft a concession speech.
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Turmoil At The BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation is reeling from two overlapping crises.

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Remembering Those Lost In 2012

We reflect on the lives and legacies of those we lost this year.

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Voters Have Myriad Of Options To Track Returns

After Americans vote, they have a myriad of choices for where to get the returns. We look at one old school and one new school way to get election results.

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