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Pam Dempsey
Works at Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting
Lives in Danville, Ill.
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Interview with Ting Shen - the photographer who took the now famous photo of the aftermath of the Dallas shooting. He had the best quote: "I was like wow, OK, it is what it is, I have to keep on working, I can’t get carried away with it because I’m young and relatively immature to some degree. I have to keep myself focused."
In the aftermath of Thursday night’s sniper attack on police in Dallas, a photograph of a sobbing Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) officer quickly became one of the most recognizable images of the tragedy. The picture ran in...
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Honest mistake? There were people who would call up the Gallup (New Mexico) Visitor's Center and ask if they needed a passport to visit. 
You would think NEW York would know better. But for sure NEW Mexicans have a good eye for detail. The state Tourism Department is crying foul over a globe shown on the cover of The…
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Image credit: Open Knowledge Foundation For the first time, the United States government has agreed to release what we believe to be the largest index of government data in the world. On Friday, the Sunlight Foundation received a letter from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) outlining how they ...
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Our board treasurer on local data journalism
Brant Houston has seen a lot of change in journalism - and this has drawn him through investigative reporting and data journalism back to community-level coverage. A local lifelong learning program has proven to be an interesting complement to this effort. Currently, Houston is the Knight Chair ...
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Lessons from our point-by-point refutation of the Red Cross’ request for corrections, and Does Donald Trump use email?
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Great resource from the Global Investigative Journalism Network - list of 50 Investigative Manuals - including an updated one by Brant Houston
http://gijn.org/resources/investigative-journalism-manuals/ 
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