News Crew Attacked by Upset Parent in Rhode Island

A Rhode Island news reporter was attacked this week while reporting on a recent shooting. Abbey Niezgoda, a reporter for Providence’s ABC 6, reported this week that she was questioning the mother of a girl who was shot at a…

Scarface Actor Dies; Mario Machado Was 78

Mario Machado, a Los Angeles TV reporter famous for portraying reporters in movies, has died at the age of 78. According to a Los Angeles Times report, Machado died at a convalescent facility in the West Hills neighborhood of Los…

Dave O’Hara Dies; Sports Reporter Was 86

Longtime Boston sports writer Dave O’Hara has died at the age of 86. According to a report from the Associated Press, O’Hara died of cancer at his home in Winter Haven, Florida. O’Hara spent 50 years writing for the Associated…

CNN And The “N” Word: When Do Quotes Cross The Line?

CNN and reporter Drew Griffin came into a negative spotlight last month when Griffin, while reading a quote on-air during a report about a federal hate-crime, said n**ger but censored himself on the word f**king. “At the end of this,…

CNN Reporter Uses N-Word On Live TV

Drew Griffin, a special investigations reporter, is under fire for his use of a racial slur on air yesterday. Griffin, who was reporting about a recent federal case where 3 Mississippi men were charged with a hate crime for running…