https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/bre ... story.html...The patriarch of the family that owns the Chicago Cubs is getting back in the newsgathering business.
The Omaha World-Herald reported on Sunday that billionaire businessman and philanthropist Joe Ricketts is hiring staff to launch an online national news source called Straight Arrow News.
“I think there’s a gap in the market — there’s no source for unbiased, fact-based news,” Ricketts told the World-Herald in an emailed response to questions last week. “And I believe there’s a business opportunity there.”...
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Eh, there's always PBS and the BBC. Those are pretty much down the middle and not normally tinged with biased commentary. Heck, the CBC is pretty good too - you even get those hard hitting stories like when a cow wanders onto the road in Prince Edward Island. Fascinating stuff, and without bias.
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