Tom Brokaw thinks the White House Correspondents Dinner is too much of a “glittering event.” Fox News’ Ed Henry, who is also the president of the White House Correspondents Association isn’t opposed to change.
China has expelled an Al Jazeera reporter from the country over a documentary that accuses the country of using prison labor to manufacture items sold in the West. Al Jazeera closed its China bureau on Tuesday, but an exec says the incident won’t affect China’s relationship with Qatar. [via]
ABC and Univision have agreed to multiplatform partnership that will target Hispanic Americans in English. The deal includes a 24-hour news network as well as digital offerings. The channel will launch in 2013, according to the press release.
The Guardian‘s U.S. traffic reached 24.1 million in April, a year-over-year increase of 80 percent.
Here are a few more changes from the media world.
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- Vanessa Freidman Is Your New York Times Fashion Critic
- Social Media Sensation 'I F*cking Love Science' to Become TV Show
- Will You Be Pitching to Ezra Klein's Vox?
- NBC News Continues its Hack Attack Form of Checkbook Journalism Because Ratings