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12:20 AM ET, July 8, 2014


 Top News: 
Andrew Wallenstein / Variety:
Katie Stanton to Replace Exiting Twitter Media Chief Chloe Sladden (Exclusive)  —  Less than a month after the departure of Twitter Media chief Chloe Sladden, the social media giant has found her replacement.  —  Katie Jacobs Stanton, previously vice president of international market development …
Michael King / American Journalism Review:
Journalism Enrollments Fell Two Years in a Row.  Is it the Start of a Downward Trend?  —  Total enrollment in the nation's journalism schools has dropped, research by a team at the University of Georgia shows, triggering a variety of responses from the schools and raising questions about the future of journalism education.
Joe Coscarelli / New York Magazine:
Bill Keller on His Criminal Justice Start-up the Marshall Project, Orange Is the New Black, and the Storm at the New York Times  —  The Paper of Record's former executive editor discusses his new start-up and the big ship he left behind.  —  After 30 years at the New York Times …
Jeremy Barr / Capital New York:
Wall Street Journal plans 125th anniversary  —  The Wall Street Journal is set to commemorate its 125th anniversary tomorrow with a slate of print and online content.  —  The most noticeable reminder of the paper's birthday will be a cover wrap of the first edition of the Journal, from July 8, 1889, packaged with the print edition.
David Folkenflik / NPR:
CBS Lost Appetite For Government Watchdog Stories, Attkisson Says … When the investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson left CBS this year, she did not do so quietly.  She contends the network refused to run stories that might damage President Obama.  —  RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:
Brent Lang / Variety:
Sun Valley: Cable Consolidation, Murdoch and Digital Disruption Among Big Themes  —  Media and technology moguls are jetting to Sun Valley, Idaho this week for mountainside pressing of the flesh and potentially some deal-making.  —  The exclusive confab, sponsored by investment bank Allen & Co. …
Tom Grubisich / Street Fight:
An Ex-Patcher Competes in Tim Armstrong's Town  —  Going entrepreneurial in community journalism is scary anywhere.  But when you decide to do it where the mastermind of the publication where you used to work lives, that could be like parachuting into enemy territory with a Swiss Army knife and a crystal radio.
Discussion: @pennyriordan1 and @niemanlab
Libby Brooks / Guardian:
Andy Coulson to face court over alleged perjury during Tommy Sheridan trial  —  Charge of perjury relates to evidence former News of the World editor gave during Sheridan's own trial for perjury in 2010  —  The former No 10 spin doctor Andy Coulson was served on Monday with an indictment relating …
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
New Zealand ISP allows its customers to subscribe to the U.S. version of Netflix  —  Slingshot, a local internet provider in New Zealand, wants to give its subscribers a little extra perk: The ISP just added a new “global mode” to its internet plans that allows its customers to access video services …
Chris Welch / The Verge:
BBC told to stop wasting time on climate change deniers and skeptics of proven science  —  Two months ago, John Oliver delivered a bruising critique of the way TV networks handle science coverage.  And now an independent progress report from within the BBC seems to agree with his message …
Guardian appoints Jane Martinson as head of media  —  Women's editor takes up new role in September overseeing all coverage of the media industry in print and online  —  Jane Martinson, the Guardian women's editor, has been appointed as the new head of media.  Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
YouTube's 2013 revenue was reportedly $3.5 billion  —  YouTube generated $3.5 billion in revenue for Google in 2013, according to a report from the Information, which also states that the video service was profitable last year.  However, that number is below analyst estimates …
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Mathew Ingram / Gigaom:
Beacon Reader's crowdfunding platform now lets supporters fund topics as well as journalists
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Roy Greenslade / Guardian:
‘Impressive’ hyperlocal news sites are campaigning and investigating
Discussion: @daveharte
Ted Johnson / Variety:
Spurred by Aereo ruling, Fox argues in court that Dish Anywhere hurts ratings measurement
Peter Sterne / Capital New York:
Internal tensions at Jezebel after deputy editor Dodai Stewart passed over for top job
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Michael Provus Named Rolling Stone Publisher
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Sarah El Deeb / Associated Press:
Egyptian president says he wished the Al Jazeera journalists were never put on trial
Alexander Eule / Barron's Online:
Amid TV consolidation, Dish Network looks like odd man out, but spectrum could raise its value
Discussion: Wall Street Journal