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MediaPulse | A Weekly Media Round-Up

Here are some top media industry stories that we’ve been following this week:

New Couple Alert:

Kathryn Smith has joined The Buffalo Bills as the NFL‘s first female coach (ESPN); Univision is now a controlling stakeholder in America’s Finest News Source, The Onion (NPR); PBS has partnered with NPR to mutually boost campaign coverage (Deadline); Sarah Palin has endorsed Donald Trump (CNN).

 

World News:

WaPo reporter Jason Rezaian has been released from Iran after being held for 545 days on espionage charges (HuffPo); Several staffers at Kaboora were killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan (TOLONews).

 

Science Scoop:

In a slap to the face of Pluto, astronomers think there may be a ninth planet in our solar system after all (NYT); Meanwhile on Earth, a cute baby gorilla has been born, boosting the endangered species’ numbers by one (PHYS.ORG).

 

Politics Primer:

The White House has joined SnapChat (ArtMarketing); The RNC moves its next GOP debate to CNN (POLITICO); Sunday’s Democratic debate brings in 10.2 million viewers despite the odd schedule time (PolitiFact); Bloomberg debuts two political podcasts (Adweek).

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