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    Rising hostility against journalists

    The mistreatment of journalists got physical this week when a reporter in Montana was body-slammed by a politician. Frank Sesno talks to Indira Lakshmanan and Michael Oreskes about journalists literally under attack.
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    Dueling narratives at Fox News

    Jane Hall and Erik Wemple discuss the big issues Fox News is facing right now including one with the network's superstar Sean Hannity.
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    Is the Trump administration boxing-out the press?

    The president's lack of news conferences with reporters on his trip abroad is nothing short of unprecedented. "When you talk about the freedom of the press, it's not just about us, it's more about you," says April Ryan.
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    Welcome Sunny Ray Stelter!

    The newest member of the Reliable Sources family has arrived, Sunny Ray Stelter. Sunny, mom and dad are all doing great. A truly reliable source of happiness!
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    Journalists under attack

    Poynter Institute ethics chair Indira Lakshmanan tells CNN's Frank Sesno "decline in trust in the press is something that has been happening for decades now."
  • WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15:  White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer speaks to the media in the briefing room at the White House, on May 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Spicer fielded questions about the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

    How newsrooms keep up with endless leaks

    Washington Post editor Scott Wilson says that covering recent events has been "an adventure and a challenge" for reporters working around the clock keeping up with the breaking news cycle.
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    Conservative media's spin on Trump and Russia

    Is the White House besieged by crisis? Or is Trump besieged by the media? Salena Zito and Bill Kristol discuss with CNN's John Berman. Zito says "I think we all have post traumatic campaign disorder" because there's been so much news.
  • President Donald Trump and President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia, held a joint press conference in the East Room of the White House, on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

    Astonishing leaks rock Trump presidency

    "Our role is to simply keep asking questions and report what we find," says legendary reporter Bob Schieffer about the role of journalists juggling White House leaks.
  • NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: Outside the Fox News studios, a news ticker displays news of the passing of Roger Ailes, May 18, 2017 in New York City. Ailes, founder and ex-CEO of Fox News, passed away on Thursday morning at age 77. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    Fox News in a post-Ailes era

    David Zurawik and Nicole Hemmer talk to CNN's John Berman about the future of Fox News and the legacy left behind by Roger Ailes.


    Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter is the host of "Reliable Sources" and the senior media correspondent for CNN Worldwide.