Robin Roberts announced on GMA this morning that she has a rare blood and bone marrow disease called MDS for which she is beginning treatment today. You can learn more about this disease here and watch video of Roberts revealing her illness here. But be warned, it’s absolutely heartbreaking. We wish Roberts a speedy recovery.
Dylan Ratigan is ending his show on June 22 and leaving MSNBC all together to pursue opportunities outside of network. It’s unclear what exactly Ratigan will be doing, though NYT‘s Media Decoder blog alludes to something related to the issues that Ratigan has addressed on his show, including job creation and campaign finance reform.
Poynter.org has research results about the most shared news sources on Twitter.
More media changes below:
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