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Ferguson prosecutor's blame of social media draws Twitter's ire

Ferguson prosecutor's blame of social media draws Twitter's ire

Many Twitter users took issue with St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch's blame of the news cycle and social media during the first part of his Monday night press conference.

How the media reacted to Chuck Hagel's surprise resignation

How the media reacted to Chuck Hagel's surprise resignation

Some speculated on whether he was pushed out. Other reporters said Joe Biden's face tells the real story.

Media offers mixed reviews of Obama's immigration plan

Media offers mixed reviews of Obama's immigration plan

On Thursday night, President Barack Obama told the nation his plan to prevent deportation of some four million undocumented immigrants, an announcement that earned vastly diverse reactions from media.

Uber could use a dose of humility right now

Uber could use a dose of humility right now

A tough week for the ride-sharing company has raised doubts about its ability to convince regulators that it is serious about issues such as privacy and passenger safety.

Why a cross-functional response team is key in a crisis

Why a cross-functional response team is key in a crisis

To be properly prepared for a crisis, a company must have a cross-functional response team in place.

The Indiana Pacers' newest PR intern: all-star Paul George

The Indiana Pacers' newest PR intern: all-star Paul George

The Pacers forward has a new gig while he's recovering from a broken leg.

AP releases footage of Cosby demands to 'scuttle' part of interview

AP releases footage of Cosby demands to 'scuttle' part of interview

An Associated Press reporter recently asked Bill Cosby about sexual abuse allegations. Things got even more awkward than you'd imagine.

Your call: Did Uber's apology go far enough?

Your call: Did Uber's apology go far enough?

Take our poll on whether Uber should fire the executive responsible for saying journalists' personal lives should be fair game.

White House releases trailer previewing immigration address

White House releases trailer previewing immigration address

But will the speech itself be a blockbuster or bust with viewers?

Ashton Kutcher digs Uber a new hole

Ashton Kutcher digs Uber a new hole

Actor: "What's so wrong about digging up dirt on shady journalist?"

10 causes of corporate communications crises in the coming decades

10 causes of corporate communications crises in the coming decades

Resource scarcity. Extreme transparency. Localization. Get ready for an eventful next hundred years, corporate communicators.

Why my mom is the best brand ambassador in the world

Why my mom is the best brand ambassador in the world

It is impossible to overestimate the authenticity and value to a company of genuine employee engagement.

Your call: Is Samsung's corporate sustainability 'rap video' ready for the charts?

Your call: Is Samsung's corporate sustainability 'rap video' ready for the charts?

Take our poll on whether Samsung hit the right notes in its illustrated rap video on corporate sustainability and employee benefits.

Your call: Is PR all about spin?

Your call: Is PR all about spin?

Take our poll on whether PR is still all about spin.

Hispanic audiences are no longer a minority for marketers

Hispanic audiences are no longer a minority for marketers

Population trends have long tracked the rise of Hispanics in the US, but this diverse group of consumers now has to be top of mind for brands of all types.

Four tech trends to watch as a billion more people come online

Four tech trends to watch as a billion more people come online

The Web is already a busy place. So what are the business implications of a billion more people getting connected?

Celebrity influencers can't turn out enough voters for Democrats in midterms

Celebrity influencers can't turn out enough voters for Democrats in midterms

Republicans got the results they wanted in Tuesday's midterm elections, giving the party control of the Senate along with the House.

Spotify pines for Taylor Swift since star shook off streaming service

Spotify pines for Taylor Swift since star shook off streaming service

Spotify to Taylor Swift: "You belong with me."

Six takeaways from the AMA with two ProPublica reporters on their Red Cross exposé

Six takeaways from the AMA with two ProPublica reporters on their Red Cross exposé

As the Red Cross continues to push back against their report on its response to Superstorm Sandy, ProPublica reporters Jesse Eisinger and Justin Elliot participated in an Ask Me Anything session on Friday.

Why Obama's China visit is crucial for every global business

Why Obama's China visit is crucial for every global business

Every PR pro and marketer can gain from President Obama's impending trip to China.

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