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Paul Farhi / Washington Post:
Journalists covering Olympics say they'll be using burner phones and laptops as they assume surveillance by the government intent on controlling China's image
Michael M. Grynbaum / New York Times:
Political reporter Robert Costa is leaving WaPo to become a full-time journalist for CBS News, but will continue collaborating on some Post projects
A.J. Katz / TVNewser:
Memo: David Firestone, NBC News Digital's executive editor and a former NYT reporter and editor, plans to retire in May after 45 years in journalism
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