Police had warrant to search journalist's phone before raid

The San Francisco police department obtained a warrant to search the phone of the freelance journalist at the center of a controversy over a leaked report, and were authorized to conduct monitoring on the device months before a raid on his home and office, documents released Friday showed.

New Zealand journalist detained covering forum

A New Zealand journalist reporting on the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru was detained for several hours Tuesday and stripped of her media accreditation after interviewing an Iranian refugee.

Brave journalist reports from Military helicopter runway

Elmira Musazadeh is a viral sensation after her news report from a military airbase in Azerbaijan. Combat helicopters take off just inches from her head while she reports on the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces. Some applaud her courage while others simply don't see the point in all of this.

Russian journalist shot dead in Ukraine

Prominent Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, a critic of Russian actions in Ukraine and Syria, has been shot and killed in Kiev, Ukraine officials said late Tuesday.

Turkish court frees 2 journalists on bail

Two Turkish journalists from the country's opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper have been released on bail after spending more than a year in pretrial detention on terror-related charges.