Taking a Bullet, Gaining a Cause: James S. Brady Dies at 73
Former press secretary James S. Brady dies
Ronald Reagan's Press Secretary, James Brady, Dies
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Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says Edward Snowden performed a public service by whistleblowing but what he did was illegal and harmed U.S. interests
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Source: Gawker Media faces five defamation-related suits in addition to Hogan's privacy lawsuit; by comparison, The New York Times is facing two libel cases
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Zanny Minton Beddoes, The Economist's first female editor, on increasing the magazine's reach on social media, transitioning to digital, and advertising
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