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The power of newspaper endorsements has faded, but candidates still compete for them. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama and GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney walk away after they greet each other at the end of the third presidential debate in Boca Raton, Fla., on Monday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tina Brown, editor-in-chief of Newsweek, announced Thursday that the 80-year-old newsmagazine will publish its final print edition on Dec. 31 and shift to an all-digital format in early 2013. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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CNN's Candy Crowley moderates the second presidential debate between Mitt Romney and President Obama at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., on Tuesday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Vice President Joe Biden speaks as Republican Rep. Paul Ryan and moderator Martha Raddatz listen during the vice presidential debate at Centre College on Thursday in Danville, Ky. Michael Reynolds/Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Moderator Jim Lehrer gestures before the presidential debate at the University of Denver last week. Moderators must finagle answers out of sometimes-dodgy politicians and keep control, all without seeming to get in the way. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama shake hands at the first presidential debate at the University of Denver, Wednesday. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Conservatives Charge Media Polls Favor Obama

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Former New York Times president and publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, center, died on Saturday. He was 86. Marty Lederhandler/AP hide caption

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Sulzberger Ushered 'New York Times' Into New Era

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Must See? A Car Chase On Fox Prompts Apology

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U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens was killed in an attack against the American consulate in Benghazi on Sept. 11. CNN recovered Stevens' diary in the ruins of the consulate and used it in its reporting without obtaining consent from his family. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption

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Since leaving Fox News in 2011, Glenn Beck has found his way back to TV. His Internet television network, The Blaze TV, is now available to subscribers of the Dish Network. Kris Connor/Getty Images for Dish Network hide caption

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Smaller Audience, Bigger Payoff For Glenn Beck

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