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AP receives 5 awards from Deadline Club

, by Paul Colford

We were pleased to receive five awards on Tuesday evening from the Deadline Club, the New York City chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

More than 100 news organizations submitted a total of 623 entries for consideration by the judges in the annual journalistic competition.

AP’s five winners, as tweeted by the Deadline Club during the dinner at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, were as follows:

The interactive can be found here.

Chicago White Sox right fielder Trayce Thompson loses the ball on a double hit by Oakland Athletics' Brett Lawrie on Sept. 14, 2015, in Chicago. The photo was taken by Andrew Nelles, who was then a freelancer and now works for The Tennessean. (AP Photo/Andrew Nelles).

The “Seafood from Slaves” investigation can be found here.

The full list of Deadline Club award winners can be found here.