Ga. woman, grandchildren drown in pond

...Cohen died Monday when Monroe drove a utility vehicle into a pond on their farm near Ringgold.Sisk tells the Times-Free Press of Chattanooga that the incident appears to be accidental. Sisk says relatives found the woman and children inside the...

Ramblin' Rhodes: James Brown movie shaping up to be interesting tale

...director, Tate Taylor, gave at the annual meeting of the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership on Jan. 22.The Jackson Free Press reported that Taylor, a native of Jackson, opened the meeting by telling partnership members that the Get On Up producers...

Fight for freedom

...this country that we have both come to love. News filters slowly from a country that hasn't embraced the idea of a free press ? something thankfully guaranteed to us through the First Amendment.Most of the media outlets are state-run or...

Pushing back

...blogs and online-only news providers.How would all that make you feel in a country whose laws promise its citizens a free press? What would you think about a government minder lurking in every newsroom, keeping tabs on all information that was...

Crosby nets two goals as Penguins bounce back with win over Stars

...prevent ticketed events from being held at Joe Louis Arena after the team stops playing at the downtown site.The Detroit Free Press reports that council is reviewing terms for the Red Wings to play at Joe Louis Arena until a new hockey arena is built...

FCC won't appeal ruling on Internet neutrality, will propose new rules, chairman says

...Internet users when websites are being blocked or services are being slowed down," said Craig Aaron, president of Free Press, a public-interest group that focuses on the media industry. "If the agency really wants to stop censorship, discrimination...

Free press under assault

...First Amendment's guarantee of a free press is under assault. The press cannot...press is free to report on it. A free press that sometimes gets it wrong is much...congressional members who respect a free press to develop legislation to protect...

Technology spells opportunity for newspapers

...Washington press corps, all are intertwined with our country's history. Long may that relationship last between a free press, a free people and their government. That is the first point I want to make today: Our newspaper industry is changing...

Opinion columns
Striking unions offer unconditional return to Detroit newspapers

...work. Officials of The Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press did not immediately return calls for comment. Union...workers, strikers who returned to work and managers. The Free Press is owned by Miami-based Knight-Ridder Inc., the...

XXX Bizarre
High court considers litter fight

...Tuesday that local governments have the power to prohibit publishers from tossing free newspapers into readers' yards. Free-press advocates disagree. Sylvania's city commission adopted an ordinance that allows paid-subscription newspapers to...