Media Insider: Good News for Drone Journalism, BuzzFeed to Launch Tasty App, Facebook Bets On Instant Articles

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. POYNTER | AL TOMPKINS Drone journalists get very good news — instant waivers The FAA is making it much easier for journalists covering stories within five miles of big airports. According to Poynter, the agency will start Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability…

Covering immigration news in the Trump Era

Covering immigration can be challenging. Here’s how to do it well in the Trump era.

Spanish-language media has always covered immigration well. But when you add to the conversation a wall, travel ban, and sanctuary cities, the subject of immigration gets pushed to the top of the news cycle. For journalists working with Spanish-language media, covering immigration can present challenges. They must strike a balance between reporting recent developments and…

Media Insider: McClatchy Podcast Bursts Beltway Bubble, Google Launches Fact-Check Feature, HuffPo Tries Niche Facebook Communities

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. POYNTER | BENJAMIN MULLIN With Podcasts like “Majority Minority,’ McClatchy Wants to Shatter the Beltway Bubble A new, 30-minute podcast from McClatchy D.C. called “Majority Minority” aims to tell touching stories about influential people of color in the capital. Hosts Franco Ordonez and…