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The Associated Press

The Associated Press
The Associated Press is the largest news-gathering organization in the world, disseminating news stories, photographs, graphics, audio and video.

Operating as a not-for-profit cooperative and based in New York City, the AP is owned by 1,500 daily newspaper members in the United States. Its mission is to be a global news network. The AP has more than 4,000 employees working in more than 240 bureaus throughout the world. Founded in 1846, the AP considers itself to be the world's most trusted independent news source.

The cooperative, running in a 24-hour news cycle, helps members distribute their stories and other content to other members and also picks up member stories for i...
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The Associated Press is the largest news-gathering organization in the world, disseminating news stories, photographs, graphics, audio and video.

Operating as a not-for-profit cooperative and based in New York City, the AP is owned by 1,500 daily newspaper members in the United States. Its mission is to be a global news network. The AP has more than 4,000 employees working in more than 240 bureaus throughout the world. Founded in 1846, the AP considers itself to be the world's most trusted independent news source.

The cooperative, running in a 24-hour news cycle, helps members distribute their stories and other content to other members and also picks up member stories for its use. It distributes content to 121 countries and in four languages. The AP has won 49 Pulitzer Prizes in reporting and story-telling and 30 for photography.
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  • Wait! Isn't that Marge Simpson behind that veil?

     
    D'oh! I shouldn't have sent that Maggie Simpson doll to the orphanage in Tehran! The Associated Press is reporting that the Iranian government is banning the sale in Iran of Homer, Marge, Lisa and Maggie Simpson dolls. An official of......
  • Berenstain Bears co-creator Jan Berenstain has died

     
    Jan Berenstain, co-author of the Berenstain Bears books for kids, has died at age 88....
  • Hostages killed in Nigeria before rescuers reach them

     
    A Briton and an Italian held hostage by suspected terrorists for 10 months are killed by their kidnappers in Nigeria before a rescue operation can reach them, British Prime Minister David Cameron says. An Islamic militant group is suspected....
  • Al Sharpton's ties to Trayvon Martin case beset MSNBC

     
    Al Sharpton is both a hands-on social advocate and a plain-speaking MSNBC talk-show host. But now some critics are wondering where one job ends and the other begins. Sharpton, a longtime civil rights activist, is taking a leading role in the controversy...
  • Clashes continue as Formula 1 CEO calls Bahrain 'peaceful'

     
    Clashes between protesters and police continued in Bahrain on Friday just after the country was deemed safe for a flashy automobile race by the event's chief executive, who insisted that the Persian Gulf nation was quiet and peaceful. Bahrain has grappled...
  • North Korea threatens retaliation for scrapping of food aid

     
    North Korea on Tuesday answered world condemnation of its recent rocket test with defiance, threatening "retaliatory measures" if the United States fails to deliver food aid it canceled after the failed launch. The U.N. Security Council on Monday...
  • Oregon man says FBI was behind his torture in Abu Dhabi [Video]

     
    An Oregon man is seeking asylum in Sweden, saying that he was tortured while in the United Arab Emirates by interrogators who were in league with the FBI as it tried to investigate a Portland mosque....
  • U.S. hikers who were held in Iran are married in California

     
    Two American hikers once imprisoned for spying in Iran were married Saturday in Northern California, The Associated Press is reporting. Shane Bauer and Sarah Shourd were married about 4 p.m. Saturday at an undisclosed location, the wire service reported....
  • Tough road lies ahead for playoff debate

     
    Proposed playoff picture continues to cloud future of football...
  • Magic grant Bobcats permission to interview Patrick Ewing | Video

     
    The Orlando Magic have granted the Charlotte Bobcats permission to interview Patrick Ewing for the Bobcats' vacant head-coaching position, a Magic spokesman said Friday....
  • AP analysis: Economic recovery is weakest since World War II

     
    Bad news for President Barack Obama in the form of a new Associated Press analysis of the economic recovery. AP says this recovery is the weakest of any since World War II, hobbled by problems that refuse to go away quickly. A few key paragraphs from...