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'Renegade Pharmacist' infographic stirs Coca-Cola health debate

'Renegade Pharmacist' infographic stirs Coca-Cola health debate

The infographic claimed to show what happens to the human body in the minutes after consuming a can of Coca-Cola. Yet some media outlets say it has its facts wrong.

Clinton communications director scolds The New York Times over 'emailgate'

Clinton communications director scolds The New York Times over 'emailgate'

Clinton comms chief Jennifer Palmieri posted a letter to New York Times executive editor Dean Baquet on the campaign's website this week.

Watch: What 2015's 'big six' PR crises can teach us about crisis communications

Watch: What 2015's 'big six' PR crises can teach us about crisis communications

From Rachel Dolezal to Rolling Stone's retracted UVA rape exposé, Solomon McCown & Company President Ashley McCown explores six of the year's most notable PR crises.

Nearly 9 in 10 PR pros say they wouldn't rep Cecil the Lion's killer

Nearly 9 in 10 PR pros say they wouldn't rep Cecil the Lion's killer

The vast majority of respondents to a poll on PRWeek US said they would not provide crisis communications support to embattled dentist Walter Palmer.

Yelp removes barrage of 'media-fueled' reviews against dental practice owned by Cecil the Lion's killer

Yelp removes barrage of 'media-fueled' reviews against dental practice owned by Cecil the Lion's killer

"Yelp reviews are required to describe a firsthand consumer experience -- not what someone read in the news," according to its guidelines.

7 things to look for in the first Republican debate

7 things to look for in the first Republican debate

Ten candidates seeking the GOP nod for president will square off next week for the first time in Cleveland, Ohio. Here's a guide of what to watch when they take the stage.

Professional sports PR: It's not all fun and games

Professional sports PR: It's not all fun and games

New York Yankees PR leader Jason Zillo is responsible for much more than media impressions.

Lessons learned from Cannes Lions will fuel PR's success in near future

Lessons learned from Cannes Lions will fuel PR's success in near future

The takeaways from this year's Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity that will impact the PR world.

J Austin & Associates ends work with Cecil the Lion's killer after one day

J Austin & Associates ends work with Cecil the Lion's killer after one day

Walter Palmer, the dentist that has been identified as having killed Cecil the Lion during a hunting trip in Zimbabwe, hired J Austin & Associates on Tuesday.

Your call: Would you rep the dentist who killed Cecil the Lion?

Your call: Would you rep the dentist who killed Cecil the Lion?

Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, set off an international incident after he was identified as the hunter of Cecil the Lion during a trip to Zimbabwe.

Gawker's Nick Denton: 'A humane editor would not have published the Condé Nast story'

Gawker's Nick Denton: 'A humane editor would not have published the Condé Nast story'

Along with his future plans for the news site, Gawker CEO Nick Denton shared with PRWeek how the company is managing its reputation.

How Uber fought City Hall, by the numbers

How Uber fought City Hall, by the numbers

It also signed up 35,000 new riders in the city during the #UberMovesNYC campaign.

Infographic: Snapchat's first four years

Infographic: Snapchat's first four years

But how does it compare with other social platforms at this point?

MWW: Weiner won't work with clients

MWW: Weiner won't work with clients

The agency sent out a statement on Thursday morning clarifying that the former congressman will serve as a part-time adviser focused on policy.

Gawker's media revolution is intrinsically tied to corporations

Gawker's media revolution is intrinsically tied to corporations

A tumultuous few weeks in the media world for the likes of Nick Denton at Gawker, the Financial Times, and Reddit demonstrate how quickly the landscape is changing and that commercial realities affect all media.

Ready for takeoff: JetBlue's sales, brand loyalty set to soar with CSR book effort

Ready for takeoff: JetBlue's sales, brand loyalty set to soar with CSR book effort

JetBlue launched a free book vending machine initiative for underprivileged kids earlier this month.

Your call: Who won the Uber-de Blasio battle?

Your call: Who won the Uber-de Blasio battle?

Uber declared victory after a multifaceted public affairs campaign, and City Hall countered that it had forced important concessions from the ride-hailing service.

Advice from two Millennials on how businesses can do good

Advice from two Millennials on how businesses can do good

Sure, it's risky for a company to offer radical transparency or eliminate an unhealthy practice. But it's even more risky for them not to do so.

Sepp Blatter gets showered with cash at press conference gone awry

Sepp Blatter gets showered with cash at press conference gone awry

British prankster Lee Nelson threw a pile of fake cash at outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter in press conference stunt on Monday.

How cheating site Ashley Madison responded to an 'act of cyber-terrorism'

How cheating site Ashley Madison responded to an 'act of cyber-terrorism'

Its parent company, Avid Life Media, is working with Levick Communications on its comms response.

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