Morning Media Mix

(Illustration by Lauren Payne)
(Illustration by Lauren Payne)

Helen Thomas, the longtime White House reporter and first female president of the White House Correspondents Association, died on Saturday at the age of 92. (Washington Post)

Nate Silver is leaving The New York Times for ESPN once his contract with the paper expires in August. He’ll also contribute political reporting and Oscars coverage to ABC. (Times/Politico)

Fox News host Geraldo Rivera tweeted and then deleted a mostly-nude selfie yesterday. The caption: “70 is the new 50.” (Mediaite)

On Friday, a court ruled that Times reporter James Risen must reveal who gave him information, off the record, about a botched CIA operation. Mr. Risen has vowed to go to jail rather than give up his source. (Times)

Al-Jazeera America is hiring David Shuster, a former Fox News correspondent and MSNBC anchor. (Huffington Post)

Does NPR have an East Coast bias? (NPR) Morning Media Mix