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BBC Media Centre:
BBC details its budget cuts: laying off up to 1,000 people over the next few years, merging BBC News with BBC World, making CBBC and BBC 4 online-only, and more
Charlotte Klein / Vanity Fair:
Some US journalists raise the idea of breaking tradition to show more graphic images from mass shootings, to spur people to confront the gun violence epidemic
Elahe Izadi / Washington Post:
How a 2019 joint investigation by the San Antonio Express-News and the Houston Chronicle led to the disclosure of sex abuse by Southern Baptist church leaders
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