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15 Dec, 2015, 13:48 ET 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...


16 Nov, 2015, 15:34 ET 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,...


05 Nov, 2015, 12:03 ET 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...


26 Oct, 2015, 17:15 ET 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...


09 Oct, 2015, 19:51 ET 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...


19 Sep, 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...


19 Aug, 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...


19 Feb, 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...


17 Jan, 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...