PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- Tens of thousands of mourners are waiting in line to view the body of South Africa's anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela which is lying in state for the third and final day in the nation's capital....
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- North Korea said Friday that it executed Kim Jong Un's uncle as a traitor for trying to seize supreme power, a stunning end for the leader's former mentor, long considered the country's No. 2....
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The execution of leader Kim Jong Un's uncle marks the unprecedented fall from grace of one of the most powerful figures in North Korea and the most serious political upheaval in the country in decades....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In March 2007, retired FBI agent Robert Levinson flew to Kish Island, an Iranian resort awash with tourists, smugglers and organized crime figures. Days later, after an arranged meeting with an admitted killer, he checked out of his hotel, slipped into a taxi and vanished. For
SND 35 Call for Entries: Mandela Categories Added
The SND35 Call for Entries has been updated to include breaking news and special news categories for work related to the passing of Nelson Mandela.
Have pages or projects to share? Send the PDFs or a link and designer credits to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll update as we receive them. Tampa Bay Times Thomas Bassinger Omaha World-Herald Tammy Yttri The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.) Chad Sebring Orange County Register &n
The Call for Entries for the 35th annual Best of News Design Creative Competition is now available in pdf form, along with editable Entry and Tally & Payment forms. The Call has now been translated into Spanish and German as well. The entry deadline is Jan. 15, 2014, for U.S. entries, and Jan. 2
Hamburg’s stunning weekly Die Zeit is known for its sophisticated art direction, razor-sharp typography and a continued period of visual excellence unrivaled in the visual world. An important part of its visual report are its infographics. The weekly publication was one of SND’s World&rs
Committee That Grilled Guardian Editor Over Snowden Documents Won't Get To Question Intelligence Boss
We recently wrote about the ridiculous performance put on by the UK Parliament in quizzing the editor of the Guardian, Alan Rusbridger, concerning the legality of reporting on the Snowden leaks. Now, it appears that the same committee sought to hold a hearing with the head of the British MI5 intelli
When we last checked in on the trial of two Fullerton police officers charged in the beating death of Kelly Thomas, the defense attorney (John Barnett) for Manuel Ramos (who is facing charges of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter) argued that the responding officers didn't use enough
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I'm not in any hurry to call out the average person for the abuse of IP terminology. For many people, a copyright is a trademark is a patent. It all means a way of legally stating "I made this." But they're certainly not interchangeable terms, especially not when you're in the business of reporting
$486M blown on planes for Afghans now sitting idle?- Hagel says he didn't push back Afghan deal deadline