Morning Report for May 20, 2013

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* Yahoo’s CEO promises not to screw…. up Tumblr. ( | (
* “We won’t let you down,” says Tumblr founder David Karp. (
* Report: David Koch canceled a large donation to public TV because of the “Park Avenue” documentary. (
* Digital pay model was “the most important and most successful business decision made by The New York Times in many years,” says Times CEO. (
* Patriots owner Robert Kraft shrugs off reports that he’s interested in the Boston Globe. ( | Earlier: Kraft Group eyes the Globe.(
* Boston Magazine scolds Boston Herald for failing to point out its errors. (
* Associated Press CEO says the Obama administration’s seizure of AP’s phone records was “unconstitutional.” (
* A peek into a Department of Justice leak probe targeting Fox News D.C. correspondent James Rosen. (
* Jay Rosen on ABC News’ Bengazi problem. (“Jon Karl got played. But he refuses to admit it.”) (
* Ed Sherman: There will never be another Rudy Martzke in the sports media business. (
* Shield law quandary: Who isn’t a journalist these days? (
* Alaska Tea Party’s Joe Miller is ordered to pay Alaska Dispatch $85,000 in legal fees. (
* Michael Wolff’s tribute to “misunderstood” Barbara Walters: (
* Diversity and other matters discussed at the City and Regional Magazine Association annual meeting. (
* More than $94,000 has been raised so far in the public campaign to buy Tribune’s newspapers. (Goal is $660 million.) ( | Gawker has raised r $63,000-plus of the $200,000 it needs to buy the Rob Ford crack tape. (
* Charlie Rose will host a Friday night prime-time PBS show. (