PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Ali Velshi, from Al Jazeera America, addressed his trip to Iran and the impact of lifting sanctions in exchange for Iran freezing its nuclear program will have on the majority of Iranians. 488 more words
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On Saturday morning, a man driving an armored van unleashed a barrage of gunfire at a Dallas police station and planted bombs outside the police headquarters in the hopes of killing police officers. 582 more words
Ali Velshi is getting new duties at Al Jazeera America.
The onetime CNN anchor, who joined Al Jazeera America before it launched in 2013, will lead the half-hour program”Ali Velshi on Target,” a half-hour program focused on political and economic issues. 150 more words
Al Jazeera America is reworking all of its programming schedule, relying less on hourlong specialty programs in favor of live newscasts, the network’s chief executive said in a memo to staffers Friday. 451 more words
Al Jazeera America launched with the noble mission of providing in-depth news to a cable populace inundated with fast bits of information and a surfeit of talking heads, but putting transforming its goals into practice is proving more difficult. 291 more words