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June 29, 2018

Capital Gazette intern who called 911 during newsroom shooting: ‘I thought we were going to die’

iStock/Thinkstock(ANNAPOLIS, Md.) -- When a gunman stormed into the newsroom of the local Capital Gazette newspaper, intern Anthony Messenger made his first-ever call to 911. The college senior continued to call for help as shots were being fired -- but couldn't speak into the phone. "I though..
June 29, 2018

In the wake of Capital Gazette mass shooting, journalists react: ‘We love this damn job’

Twitter/@jessica_roy(ANNAPOLIS, Md.) -- In the aftermath of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, LGBTQ communities around the country united around the phrase “love is love.” When a gunman opened fire during Sunday service at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, earlier this ..
June 29, 2018

Maryland paper returns to press one day after mass shooting in its own newsroom

Twitter/@capgaznews(ANNAPOLIS, Maryland) -- The blood was fresh on the newsroom floor and the grief of its staff raw, but the Capital Gazette of Annapolis, Maryland, promised it would publish a newspaper on Friday. Hours later, freshly printed papers were on doorsteps around coastal Maryland. Just ..
June 29, 2018

How a Maryland paper covered a mass shooting in its own newsroom

Twitter/@capgaznews(ANNAPOLIS, Maryland) -- The blood was fresh on the newsroom floor and the grief of its staff raw, but the Capital Gazette of Annapolis, Maryland, promised it would publish a newspaper on Friday. Hours later, freshly printed papers were on doorsteps around coastal Maryland. Just ..