Media Decoder

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Donald J. Trump was no stranger back in the day to the art of news management. But even that did not seem to prepare him for the capital press corps.

The president said on Twitter that he would not attend the April 29 event, which has become a staple of the Washington social calendar.

Several companies, eager to help brands more efficiently spend advertising money, use devices to track viewing habits in surprisingly granular detail.

It’s time for other Republicans to take a stand: The journalism that Mr. Trump and his aides seek to delegitimize today could be the legitimate research they need to use tomorrow.

Reporters from The Times and other outlets were not allowed to enter the office of the press secretary, Sean Spicer, in an unusual breach of protocol.

Many Americans believe the news media is flawed and often unfair to President Trump, but they won’t go so far as to label the press an “enemy.”...

Many Americans believe the news media is flawed and often unfair to President Trump, but they won’t go so far as to label the press an “enemy.”...