The art of the article: Hollywood looks to journalism for the future

Long reads are proving irresistible to film executives, with Jennifer Lopez, Matthew McConaughey, Ben Affleck and Robert Redford all signing on to star in fact-based projects Media cognoscenti have been forecasting the death of long-form journalism for at least a decade now, and you cant blame them. As readers moved…

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Health alert issued for salads, wraps from Kroger, Trader Joe’s, Walgreens due to parasite concern

(CNN)Consumers have been warned by federal health officials not to purchase over two dozen salad and wrap products available in major grocery chains due to concerns about possible parasite contamination. The cyclospora parasite causes intestinal illness as a result of consuming contaminated food or water. Symptoms can begin a week…

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Tories delete ‘Love Island’ bottles promotion

Image caption The “Love Island water bottles” promotion was revealed on Instagram To stand a chance of getting one of the “limited number” of bottles available people have to enter their email address. As political campaigning increasingly takes place online, all major parties have been using innovative ways to acquire…

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