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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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  • WHO: Swine Flu Pandemic Has Begun, First In 41 years

    WHO: Swine Flu Pandemic Has Begun, First  In 41 years
    The World Health Organization has told its member nations it is declaring a swine flu pandemic - the first global flu epidemic in 41 years. The move came Thursday as infections climbed in the United States, Europe, Australia, South America and elsewhere....
  • Democrats Ask Court To Block NY Senate Coup

    Democrats Ask Court To Block NY Senate Coup
    The New York Senate's Democratic conference has gone to court to challenge the coalition that claims it seized control of the chamber in a parliamentary power grab on Monday. A state Supreme Court judge in Rensselaer County heard initial arguments, but...
  • 3 More Die Of Swine Flu In NYC, Total Now At 15

    3 More Die Of Swine Flu In NYC, Total Now At 15
    New York City health officials say three more people have died from swine flu, bringing the city's total to 15. One victim was a child under the age of 2, one was a person between 10 to 20 years old, and another was between 30 to 39 years old. The...
  • NYC Subway Conductor Delivers Baby On R Train

    NYC Subway Conductor Delivers Baby On R Train
    New York City Transit conductor Bretta Sykes says she went to catch a train and caught a baby instead. Sykes was waiting for an incoming train in lower Manhattan on Thursday afternoon when a woman in a subway train at the station went into active labor....
  • FAA Reports Plane-Fence Crash At Conn. Airport

    FAA Reports Plane-Fence Crash At Conn. Airport
    The Federal Aviation Administration says a single engine Pilatus aircraft has crashed through fencing at Sikorsky Airport. FAA spokesman Jim Peters says the single-engine plane had 7 people on board, including two crew people, when it landed just...
  • Could Sarah Palin Flap Be Letterman's Hugh Grant?

    Could Sarah Palin Flap Be Letterman's Hugh Grant?
    Sarah Palin would no doubt be horrified by the idea, but there's a chance she could become the same boon to David Letterman's career that Hugh Grant was to Jay Leno's. Grant's 1995 appearance on NBC's "Tonight" show after a prostitution arrest, where...
  • Police: NY Substitute Teacher Put Boy In Chokehold

    Police: NY Substitute Teacher Put Boy In Chokehold
    New York police say a substitute gym teacher put a 10-year-old student in a chokehold after the two got in an argument over a dodgeball game. The Daniel Webster Elementary School sub was charged Friday with third-degree assault, endangering the welfare...
  • Obama dog

    The Obamas' dog, a 6-month-old Portuguese water dog; whom the girls have named Bo, was a gift from Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass.,to Sasha and Malia girls. This Obama dog selection was one of the White House's most tightly kept secrets. President...
  • Added security brings semblance of normalcy to Dunbar Village

    Added security brings semblance of normalcy to Dunbar Village
    Just before 10 p.m. on a recent Saturday, Dunbar Village seemed like any other neighborhood. Residents sat on their porches, fired up barbecue grills, chatted with neighbors. "I usually wouldn't be out here at this hour," said Celeste Arabaci, 35, as her...
  • Watchdog: Gov't May Have Overpaid To Bail Out AIG

    Watchdog: Gov't May Have Overpaid To Bail Out AIG
    Officials handling the multibillion dollar bailout of insurance giant American International Group Inc. mismanaged an initial rescue attempt and may have overpaid other banks to wind down AIG's business relationships, a government watchdog says. The...
  • 'New Moon' Wolfs Down $140.7M In Opening Weekend

    'New Moon' Wolfs Down $140.7M In Opening Weekend
    The vampire romance "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" sucked up $140.7 million in its first three days and pulled in a total of $258.8 million worldwide, according to studio estimates Sunday. The No. 1 domestic debut for Summit Entertainment's "New Moon" was...