Trump’s budget would make it more difficult for public schools to deliver news

President Donald Trump’s proposed $1.8 trillion budget for 2019 has the potential to cut school funding and make it harder for students to receive news coverage from local news outlets.It would also make it easier for private companies to control the content and reach of local news, according to an analysis of Trump’s fiscal 2018 budget released Thursday by the […]

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How to use a Chromebook to create a virtual office with Adobe and Google News

By TechCrunch Staff | 09/24/18 08:37:25By Chris Johnson / TechCrunch EditorChris Johnson | 09 / 24 / 18 08:23:53As of yesterday, I’m the CEO of an online business.In an attempt to make my online presence more appealing to customers, I’ve put together a few tools that allow me to build a virtual desktopspace in my own office.One of these tools […]

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How to watch ‘The Walking Dead’: ‘A new frontier for zombie movies’

The Walking Dead is back, and it’s back with an entirely new kind of zombie film.The movie will hit theaters on Friday and feature the return of Rick Grimes, a new character, as well as his wife Michonne and their baby son Carl, who will be played by the late James Marsden.According to a new teaser, it will be the […]

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Milan to sign Lyon midfielder Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Milan are set to complete the signing of Lyon midfielder Victor Lassiter on a one-year contract.According to reports, Milan will pay €1.7 million for the 26-year-old and the club are confident he can become a Milan first team regular.Lassiter has made just five appearances in Serie A so far this season, but he has proven to be an effective player […]

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Chinese leader says he won’t visit US until next year: China-US trade deal opens up trade, investment

Guangdong, China — Chinese President Xi Jinping says he will not visit the United States until the next year, amid growing tensions between the countries, as tensions escalate over the South China Sea.Xi, who visited Washington last week, said in a statement Tuesday that he had agreed with President Donald Trump on the need for “constructive dialogue” between the two […]

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How the US’s first ‘fake news’ newspaper is still in business

In March 2016, the Associated Press was shuttered.A month later, the Washington Post was acquired by News Corp. And a month after that, Politico was bought by Disney.But the two organizations’ journalists were still writing for the AP.So why do these newspapers still exist?And how did they get here?ABC News: We are not the only ones with fake news, as […]

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Syria’s rebels to hold ‘nationalist’ rally for Assad – Al Jazeera

A rally to “democratise” Syria will be held in the rebel-held city of Hama in the south on Saturday, state television said.The statement, which came a day after the army’s announcement of the creation of a “nationalist” force, did not provide details on the location or date of the event.“The purpose of the rally is to support the Syrian people,” […]

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How to read the press

Students who love reading the press should take a course in it, according to the editors of the Journal of Communication.They have launched a course called ‘What the Press Is and What to Read’.“The course aims to teach students the difference between reading and reading with the press,” said Julia Trewhella, the editor-in-chief of the journal.“It is aimed at students […]

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How to report on the worst news on the internet?

The most common mistakes people make when reporting on the Internet are being overly sensitive, not understanding the impact of the news you are reporting on, and not being in control of your own online life.Here’s what you need to know to be effective in your reporting on social media.1.Avoid the internet entirely.You will never be able to make your […]

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