Missouri police detain reporters covering protests

Two reporters were arrested Aug. 13 by police in Ferguson, Mo. amidst continuing protests over the shooting of an unarmed teenager by a police officer in the St. Louis suburb. Wesley Lowery of the...

Body of kidnapped Mexican columnist found

The decapitated body of an outspoken Mexican newspaper columnist was found in a garden on the outskirts of the tourist city of Acapulco June 2. Jorge Torres Palacios, a journalist and spokesperson for the...

U.S. Supreme Court rejects NYT reporter leak case

A New York Times reporter who has refused to identify a confidential source to the Justice Department faces jail time after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his appeal. James Risen, a two-time Pulitzer Prize...