News from al jazeera america A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jan 13, 2016, 14:12 ET

Al Jazeera Media Network to Expand International Digital Services in U.S.; Al Jazeera America to Cease Operations in the Coming Months

Al Jazeera Media Network (the "Network") today announced from Doha its intention to expand its existing international digital services to broaden...

Dec 15, 2015, 13:48 ET
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Al Jazeera America Wins duPont Award

  The Al Jazeera America (AJAM) six-part documentary series, "Hard Earned," has been honored with an Alfred I. duPont Award from Columbia...

Nov 16, 2015, 15:34 ET
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Al Jazeera America Coverage Of The Paris Attacks

 Al Jazeera America (AJAM) will be airing special coverage this week following the attacks in Paris. As events unfolded on Friday evening,...

Nov 05, 2015, 12:03 ET
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Al Jazeera America Announces Strategy For Covering 2016 Presidential Election

 Al Jazeera America today unveiled its strategy for covering the 2016 presidential elections, an approach that eschews horse race journalism in...

Oct 26, 2015, 17:15 ET
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Al Jazeera America Expands Executive News Team

 Al Jazeera America today announced that Heather Allan will join the network as Senior Vice President of News Gathering. A long-time American...

Oct 09, 2015, 19:51 ET
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Al Jazeera America Expands Morning News Programming

 Al Jazeera America announced today that it will be expanding its morning news programming. AJAM's live weekday morning news broadcast, now...

May 04, 2015, 10:35 ET

Al Jazeera America: Attacks on the organization are "false and malicious"

Al Jazeera America refutes reports that the channel has allowed conduct which promotes intolerance or gender bias.  These reports are false...

Sep 19, 2014, 12:48 ET

Al Jazeera America Files Lawsuit Against Former Vice President Gore and Joel Hyatt

Al Jazeera America has not only rejected the claims in a complaint filed by the prior owners of Current TV, led by former Vice President Albert...

Aug 19, 2014, 16:27 ET

Al Jazeera America Responds To Gore-Hyatt Lawsuit

 Al Jazeera America ("Al Jazeera") rejects the claims in a complaint filed by prior owners of Current TV, led by former Vice President Albert...

Mar 10, 2014, 19:00 ET

Al Jazeera America Presents New Documentary "Lockerbie: What Really Happened?"

 Al Jazeera America today announced that the channel will air a new documentary, "Lockerbie: What Really Happened?," providing evidence to...

Feb 19, 2014, 13:17 ET

Al Jazeera America Launches Investigative Documentary Series on Immigration

 Al Jazeera America will premiere "Borderland," a documentary series that follows ordinary Americans confronting the realities of illegal...

Jan 17, 2014, 07:15 ET

This Week on Al Jazeera America: Special Series on American Education and State of the Union Preview Following Senator John McCain's First Interview on the New U.S. News Channel

NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2014 America Tonight launches a special series on the challenges currently facing American education on January 20th at 9 PM...