Unfortunately 90 percent of news content is controlled by handful of media giants. This is one of the main reasons to diversify your information sources.
Journalists are complaining about this across the board at many online, print and broadcast outlets. Our news aggregate website, DOSE OF NEWS: www.doseofnews.com is finding too much bad news lately. Here is a sample.
Baltimore Freddie Gray protests turn violent as police and crowds clash http://gu.com/p/47p9y/stw
West, South Side shootings leave 1 dead, 5 wounded http://fw.to/ih4NLHR
Police: Mom locked 4 kids in basement as punishment http://6abc.com/682663/
Baltimore resident: 'We're fed up like Ferguson' http://mashable.com/2015/04/26/baltimore-residents-protesters/#:eyJzIjo…
Syrian jets pound insurgent-held town: monitor http://reut.rs/1EEUIRL
Putin: U.S. helped 'terrorists' in fight against Moscow years ago http://upi.com/4456665
Israel launches airstrike on Syrian border after seeing bomb http://usat.ly/1zaBNMk
Bullying debate on the Hill — Democrats push change to 90/10 — Lobbying numbers http://www.politico.com/morningeducation/0415/morningeducation18015.html