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Amid Diversity Improvements At NPR, Fear And Challenges Remain (Poynter)
Reports that NPR was considering dumping its only show targeted to a black audience sent concerned observers into a whirlwind of speculation about the company's dedication to minority communities.
Sorkin Says Jobs Movie Won't Be Straight Biography (Reuters)
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, who won an Oscar for his screenplay of Facebook film "The Social Network" and created TV drama "The West Wing", said on Thursday he would be looking for an element of tension or an obstacle in Job's life on which to hang the movie. He said that Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has been hired by the film studio as a "tutor" on all the technical aspects of computers and on Jobs himself.
Groupon Stock Spike Probed (WSJ)
A Wall Street regulator is examining trading in Groupon Inc. that sent its stock price soaring hours before a favorable earnings announcement Monday, according to a person familiar with the matter. The review by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, or Finra, is at an early stage, the person said.