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Today The Associated Press debuts a new daily podcast focused on the coronavirus pandemic: “Ground Game: Inside the Outbreak.”
In a memo to staff on Thursday, Managing Editor Brian Carovillano announced that International Investigations Editor Ron Nixon has been promoted to global investigations editor:
Today AP launches a new daily newsletter that will serve as a guide to the global news report.
Managing Editor Brian Carovillano announced on Thursday Aaron Morrison and Katrease Stafford will join AP as race and ethnicity writers.
Here is his memo to staff:
In a memo to staff on Wednesday, News Director for Europe and Africa Anna Johnson announced two appointments in Africa: