These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes). The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased Sources.
- Overall, we rate The Dayton Daily News Least Biased based on balanced news reporting and just slightly left leaning through editorials, with well sourced articles, that are High for factual reporting.
Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 48/180
Founded in 1898, The Dayton Daily News (DDN) is a daily broadsheet newspaper published in Dayton, Ohio, United States. The current editor is Jim Bebbington.
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Funded by / Ownership
The newspaper is owned by Cox Enterprises, which is a company that owns numerous newspapers, television stations, and radio stations. The Dayton Daily News is funded through a subscription and advertising model.
Analysis / Bias
In review, The Dayton Daily News reports news through local journalists in the Dayton area and national/international news via the Associated Press. All news stories are well sourced to credible information. Editorially, The Dayton Daily did not endorse a Presidential Candidate in 2016, however, an examination of op-eds and news stories tends to slightly favor the left in story selection, but still balanced enough not to leave the least biased category.
A factual search reveals The Dayton Daily News has never failed a fact check.
Overall, we rate The Dayton Daily News Least Biased based on balanced news reporting and just slightly left leaning through editorials, with well sourced articles, that are High for factual reporting. (D. Van Zandt 9/14/2018)