News & Documentary Emmy Nominations Revealed

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The nominees for the 30th Annual Emmy Awards for News & Documentary were announced Tuesday, and new media was represented by three categories.

The nominees for New Approaches to News and Documentary Programming: Current News Coverage were: Bearing Witness: Five Years of the Iraq War, Reuters.com/MediaStorm.org; Choosing a President, NYTimes.com; How the Pentagon Spreads Its Message, NYTimes.com; Talking to the Taliban, Globeandmail.com; Coverage of Chinese Earthquake, washingtonpost.com; and The Healing Fields, washingtonpost.com.

The nominees for New Approaches to News and Documentary Programming: Documentaries were: The Boys of Christ Child House, Freep.com/Detroit Free Press; Frontline, pbs.org/frontline; and Intended Consequences, MediaStorm.org.

Finally, the nominees for New Approaches to News and Documentary Programming: Arts, Lifestyle and Culture were: Hope: Living and Loving with HIV in Jamaica, Livehopelove.com; P.O.V., PBS; Tate Liverpool, Tate.org; Tate Modern, Tate.org; and Vanguard, Current TV.