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* Richard Deitsch: “In memoriam of AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus, recently killed in Afghanistan, I repost [above] one of her epic images.” (@richarddeitsch) | More of her work.
* The Toledo Blade sues after two of its staffers are detained by military police. One officer said to photographer Jetta Fraser: “You say you are a female, I’m going to go under your bra.” (toledoblade.com)
* Conde Nast settles its intern-pay lawsuit. (capitalnewyork.com)
* Vox Media CEO Jim Bankoff on making a media company “awesome.” (utexas.edu) | More from this weekend’s International Symposium on Online Journalism: (#ISOJ)
* Two Rogers Media-owned magazines in Canada end their internship programs. (calgaryherald.com)
* The University of Missouri-St. Louis student government cuts funding for the campus newspaper. (stltoday.com)
* Editor & Publisher honors young newspaper journalists with its “25 Under 35” list. (editorandpublisher.com)
* Chicago Reader media critic Michael Miner gets a new liver. (robertfeder.com) | December 2013: Miner seeks a liver donor. (jimromenesko.com)
* A Boston TV station deletes its “exclusive” after police deny arrests were made in a high-profile 2013 murder. (boston.com)
* News orgs are confused: Hz or kHz? Don’t ask me! (@Julivich)
* Found during the Oregonian’s move: two old typewriters and a hard hat. “I’d argue the hard hat is still a journalism necessity,” writes Anna Griffin. (instagram.com)
* Andrea James on “the brain drain that has happened in LGBT media.” (boingboing.net)
* A plea for David Letterman‘s replacement to be “a grown-up.” (washingtonpost.com) | How the Letterman news went down. (franklinavenue.blogspot.com)
* Why TV news shops across the country run the same stories. (motherjones.com)