September 16, 2013 Images on Al Jazeera of brutalized Americans in Iraq understandably still trouble some listeners, but NPR's acceptance of sponsorship support from the new Al Jazeera America fall well within free speech and ethical standards. Al Jazeera itself brings a valuable international voice into our living rooms.
January 2, 2013 The acquisition gives Al-Jazeera, which is financed by the Qatari government, access to an American TV audience. The new channel, Al-Jazeera America, will be based in New York.
March 27, 2012 Al Jazeera receives an edited copy of the murders of French soldiers and four people, including children, at a Jewish school. The network has decided not to air the tape and will not share it, saying it doesn't meet ethics standards.
March 3, 2011 Secretary of State Hillary Clinton went out of her way Thursday to single out the Al-Jazeera TV news network for its work in covering recent uprisings throughout the Middle East.