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Speaking at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Thursday, AP President and CEO Gary Pruitt addressed the role of news agencies in the 21st century.
In a memo to staff, Executive Editor Sally Buzbee on Friday outlined a new structure for AP’s Middle East region:
In an editorial published on Sunday by several AP member news organizations, AP President and CEO Gary Pruitt outlined the news cooperative’s standards, origins and structure:
At a luncheon at Columbia University in New York on Tuesday, the AP journalists who documented torture, corruption and starvation in Yemen’s civil war accepted a Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting.
The Associated Press received five awards Monday night from the Deadline Club, the New York City chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.