Reporter Arrested After Deputies’ Shooting Won’t Be Charged

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A radio reporter taken into custody while covering a demonstration the night two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were shot will not be criminally charged, the county’s district attorney’s office said Thursday. Josie Huang, a journalist for NPR affiliate KPCC, was slammed to the ground by deputies and accused of interfering […]

BOOK REVIEW

In ’64 Quake, Alaskans Turned To AM Broadcaster

A new book — This is Chance!, by Jon Mooalhem — tells the story of a part-time radio reporter and mother of three who rose up to guide Anchorage through the earthquake of unprecedented power that rocked Alaska in 1964. The broadcasts of Genie Chance over KENI-AM were “heroic,” says New York Times reviewer Timothy Egan. She “became the voice of reason, sanity and vital information at a time when Alaska felt as if it had been cut off from the rest of the planet.”

Trump Questions Why NPR Exists After Pompeo Clashes With Reporter

NPR Shakes Up Its Senior Leadership