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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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  • Audit Raises Questions About Jefferson Parish Nonprofit

    Audit Raises Questions About Jefferson Parish Nonprofit
    A publicly funded nonprofit program for underprivileged youth in Jefferson Parish could provide little or no documentation for many expenditures, including more than $100,000 paid to a firm owned by state Rep. Girod Jackson, according to a state...
  • 14-Year-Old Cartel Assassin May Be U.S. Citizen

    14-Year-Old Cartel Assassin May Be U.S. Citizen
    In cargo pants and a T-shirt, the skinny, American-born 14-year-old looked like he should be in middle school. Instead he was surrounded by three armed Mexican soldiers in ski masks and camouflage as he told reporters that he helped a Mexican drug gang...
  • Elizabeth Edwards Dies After Long Battle With Cancer

    Elizabeth Edwards Dies After Long Battle With Cancer
    Elizabeth Edwards, the estranged wife of former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards, died Tuesday after a six-year fight with cancer, her family said. She was 61. "Today we have lost the comfort of Elizabeth's presence but she remains the...
  • Car Crashes Into Terrytown School

    Car Crashes Into Terrytown School
    Emergency medical services are treating children at a suburban New Orleans school after a car crashed into a private elementary school grounds. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman John Fortunato said the extent of the injuries from Wednesday...
  • AUDIO: 911 Callers Describe Discovery Channel Gunman

    AUDIO: 911 Callers Describe Discovery Channel Gunman
    BALTIMORE -- A security guard who called 911 after a gunman entered Discovery Channel's headquarters calmly told the operator: "You're probably going to need a sniper." The call, released Friday, was one of several placed minutes after a gunman entered...
  • Disgruntled Employee Kills 2 in Kraft Food Plant Shooting

    Disgruntled Employee Kills 2 in Kraft Food Plant Shooting
    PHILADELPHIA -- Minutes after a woman was suspended from her job at a Kraft Foods Inc. plant and was escorted out, she returned with a handgun and opened fire, killing two people and critically injuring a third before being taken into custody, police...
  • Funeral Services Set For Lancaster County Soldier

    Funeral Services Set For Lancaster County Soldier
    Funeral arrangements and services are set for Cpl. Eric Torbert Jr., who will be laid to rest Tuesday in Lancaster. The U.S. Marine is a 2003 graduate of Penn Manor High School. Torbert died Sunday while serving in Afghanistan. He was a combat engineer...
  • Bethany Storro Pleads Not Guilty in Acid Attack Hoax

    Bethany Storro Pleads Not Guilty in Acid Attack Hoax
    VANCOUVER, Wash. -- A 28-year-old Vancouver woman pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges stemming from her false claim that a stranger splashed acid in her face. Bethany Storro has confessed that she made up the story about the facial burns she suffered...
  • Gulf Oil Well On Verge Of Being Plugged For Good

    Gulf Oil Well On Verge Of Being Plugged For Good
    After five months, the oil well that had spewed millions of gallons into the Gulf of Mexico is on the verge of being plugged once and for all. A relief well drilled nearly 2.5 miles beneath the floor of the Gulf of Mexico intersected BP's blown-out well,...
  • Oil Spill Response Head Tours Plaquemines Parish

    Oil Spill Response Head Tours Plaquemines Parish
    The head of the federal government's Gulf oil spill response is in Plaquemines Parish. Coast Guard Adm. Paul Zukunft planned Tuesday to tour Gulf coast marshes to look for any signs of oil. He also is to visit with participates in the vessels of...
  • U.S. Supreme Court Set to Hear Protests at Military Funerals Case

    U.S. Supreme Court Set to Hear Protests at Military Funerals Case
    The U.S. Supreme Court is set to decide whether members of a fundamentalist church in Kansas who picketed Matthew Snyder's funeral with signs bearing anti-gay and anti-Catholic invective have a constitutional right to say what they want. Or, in intruding...
  • Police Chief Shot And Killed In Oregon

    Police Chief Shot And Killed In Oregon
    The popular police chief of a small Oregon town was shot to death Wednesday while investigating an attempted car theft at a strip mall. The suspect was wounded by gunfire shortly after several officers rushed to the scene. The killing of Rainier...