Newspaper design guides

Design . . . by design

http://henningerconsulting.com/design-by-design/

Design Principles: Dominance, Focal Points and Hierarchy By Steven Bradley / Smashing Magazine

https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2015/02/design-principles-dominance-focal-points-hierarchy/

The Designer’s Guide to Gestalt Theory From Creative Bloq 

http://www.creativebloq.com/graphic-design/gestalt-theory-10134960

Eyetracking the News  (excerpt) - By The Poynter Institute

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxVIQOHRvSRUcjd3M3VXdlVUYTg/view?usp=sharing