About Joshua @Josh_Barrage
Joshua Barajas is the deputy online editor for the NewsHour. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joshua’s Recent Stories
Politics Apr 11‘This does not reflect America’: Congressman presses Mark Zuckerberg on lack of diversity among Facebook leadership
"We can do better than that, Mr. Zuckerberg," Democratic Rep. G.K. Butterfield of North Carolina told the tech executive.
Politics Apr 10WATCH: Zuckerberg says Facebook is open to regulation — if it’s the ‘right’ regulation
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina challenged Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on whether the social media giant was a monopoly in the first of two Capitol Hill hearings this week.
Politics Apr 10WATCH: ‘It was clearly a mistake to believe’ Cambridge Analytica, Zuckerberg says
“When we heard back from Cambridge Analytica that they had told us they weren’t using the data and had deleted [the app], we considered it a closed case,” Zuckerberg told the Florida Sen. Bill Nelson. “In retrospect, that was clearly…
Nation Apr 095 important stories that have nothing to do with the White House
These days, it’s hard to stop news from Washington, D.C., from flooding your news feed. We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Politics Apr 09At Facebook, ‘I’m responsible for what happens’: Read Mark Zuckerberg’s prepared House testimony
Amid mounting criticism over Facebook's handling of users' private data, the social media giant's founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said "we didn't do enough" to prevent the massive platform from being manipulated.
Nation Apr 064 police misconduct cases had new developments this week. Here’s what happened
Here’s a look at the latest developments and what's next for the officers and families of victims involved.
Arts Apr 06Music you love enough to defend
This week, the NewsHour asked its staff for recommendations of music they’ve had to fight for against a chorus of detractors. Some chose maligned albums, dissed artists, and even whole genres that maybe don’t get enough respect.
Nation Apr 05New York police fatally shoot man after mistaking metal pipe for gun
New York police officers fatally shot Saheed Vassell after they received reports that he was threatening people in Brooklyn with a gun. But investigators later found a metal pipe -- not a gun -- at the scene, angering residents who…
Nation Apr 04What we know so far about Tuesday’s shooting at YouTube headquarters
San Bruno police chief Ed Barberini confirmed Wednesday that police believe the suspect was "upset with policies and practices of YouTube."…
Nation Apr 03Police confirm ‘active shooter’ at YouTube headquarters
A female suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after a shooting at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, police confirmed Tuesday.