News with a little attitude

Talk about how journalism jobs are changing! The Florida Times-Union is planning a daily news segment on its Web site,, and is advertising for a video blogger, “someone who can report the news with a little attitude and a lot of personality.” Are you entrepreneurial and creative? Are you Web savvy? Are you confident …

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Behind the scenes on Live at 5

What goes on off camera during a local newscast can be perfectly hilarious. Unfortunately, most stations don’t let us in on the fun. But anchor Derek McGinty at WUSA-TV in Washington, D.C., lifted the curtain recently on his blog “What the heck was that?” Sometimes the dearth of good material sparks creativity, and the newscast …

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