Penny Abernathy cited in Axios article about a potential local news desert getting some relief

CISLM’s Penny Abernathy’s news deserts research is heavily cited in this article about McClatchy creating a local news outlet to serve Youngstown, Ohio, just weeks after the city’s daily newspaper, The Vindicator, announced it would be closing. McClatchy’s investment marks…

Case Study: Yahoo!

Introduction In 2019, Yahoo isn’t even Yahoo anymore. As part of its 2017 merger with Verizon, the company’s brand was folded into a new media conglomerate called Oath. The deal married Yahoo’s content platforms with some remaining AOL brands that…