Local journalists know their communities, hold local officials accountable and have a vested interest in their neighbors' well-being. But newsroom budgets are shrinking or — in some cases — being virtually gutted. "The Why" looks at the fourth estate on a local level.
The State Of Local Journalism: Where Are The Watchdogs?
Local journalism likely affects you more than coverage of the president or other topics in national media. But hometown newsrooms are being gutted.
More than 1,000 shows may soon be deleted from your gaming console
Sony is removing all Discovery content from PlayStation devices at the end of the year, including hit shows like "Mythbusters" and "Deadliest Catch."
NFL player's touchdown celebration cost videographer his credentials
The videographer claims the league suspended him after a Miami Dolphins player used his phone to record a touchdown celebration.
Sports Illustrated accused of using AI-generated articles and authors
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Robots help provide companionship, health benefits to aging Americans
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Trump says he won't testify again at his New York fraud trial
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Jury selection to begin in the defamation case against Rudy Giuliani
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