Media


Meredith Buying Time Inc. for About $1.8 Billion

Magazine and broadcasting company Meredith is buying magazine publisher Time for about $1.8 billion to bulk up on readers as the publishing industry navigates the difficult transition to digital from…

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Russian Lawmakers Approve Bill Targeting Foreign Media

Russia’s lower house of parliament on Wednesday unanimously approved a bill allowing the government to register international media outlets as foreign agents, a swift retaliation to the U.S. demands made…

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Real Worry Over Fake News, Election Hacking

Israel is on guard against hacking ahead of the next general election, one of its most senior cyber security officials said, identifying Iran as posing the greatest overall risk to…

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Russian Journalist Stabbed, in Coma

A well-known journalist for Russia’s top independent radio station was stabbed in the throat Monday by an unidentified attacker who burst into her studio — the latest in a string…

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Netanyahu Chides Israeli Media Coverage From Abroad

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu took another swipe at the Israeli media’s coverage of his government, this time from outside the country, as he upbraided them from the U.S. for ignoring…

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IDF Shuts Down Illegal Arab Radio Station

The IDF overnight Wednesday shut down an illegal radio station operating in the Chevron area. The Al-Huriyah Arabic-language radio station broadcast materials that incited listeners to violence against Israelis, the…

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Al Jazeera Reporter Could Keep Credentials After Hearing

An Al Jazeera journalist threatened with revocation of his credentials after caught making anti-Israel statements may keep them after a government hearing, The Jerusalem Post reported on Tuesday. Amir Rosenblum,…

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