Morning Report

Molly Ivins

* Fort Worth Star-Telegram is shutting down the Austin bureau where Molly Ivins once worked. (New York Times)

* OC Register apparently decided that slideshows are more important than a veteran sports columnist’s words. (

* Slate to launch monthly book review section; sneak previews start today. (New York Times) | (Slate)

* Shafer: “I liked the idea of Andrew Breitbart better than I liked any of his work” at his various sites. (Reuters)

* Two students have become the first black editors-in-chief of their college newspapers in Oregon. (

* Ombud: Don’t move Stars and Stripes to military PR offices. (Stars and Stripes)

* New York Daily News photo director Gretchen Viehmann submits resignation. (Capital New York)

* NBC News to expand its presence on the radio. (New York Times)

* Steve Buel named San Francisco Examiner editor; he’s worked at the Mercury News and East Bay Express. (San Francisco Examiner)