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Unnamed U.S. Officials Blame News Reports Based On Unnamed U.S. Officials For Militants' Escape

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.09.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -– The Associated Press reported Thursday that the U.S. fired 46 cruise missiles last month at Syria-based terrorist cell the Khorasan Grou...

How Obama Cut the Deficit in Half -- And Made Us Pay the Price

Anthony W. Orlando | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics
Anthony W. Orlando

Barack Obama deserves credit for delivering on his promise to shrink the deficit -- a promise that Mitt Romney and his tax cuts would surely have violated -- but Americans have to ask themselves whether they really want a smaller government.

Hedge Funds Are Richer Than Ever

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 09.28.2014 | Business

Things are looking pretty good for the superrich. The largest Americas-based hedge funds are controlling more money than ever before, according to ...

Search For Accused Cop Killer Centers On Dense Woods

Associated Press | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.21.2014 | Crime

Pennsylvania State Police paused to pay tribute to their fallen comrade, then got back to work hunting for the man suspected as his killer — a self-...

Slain Police Trooper Eulogized As Impeccable Officer

Associated Press | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.19.2014 | Crime

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Cpl. Bryon Dickson was an impeccable officer who put his family first and could always be counted on for advice and support, hi...

Police Trooper Killed In Ambush To Be Laid To Rest

Associated Press | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 09.19.2014 | Crime

Hundreds of mourners, including law enforcement officers from around the country, are gathering in Scranton, Pennsylvania, for the funeral of a state ...

L.A. Times Disowns Reporter Outed as a CIA Collaborator

Jonathan Valania | Posted 09.05.2014 | Media
Jonathan Valania

Recently released emails indicate that prominent national security reporter Ken Dilanian shared stories prior to publication with CIA press office seeking their approval, according to a story up on The Intercept.

Suspects Held In New York Violinist's Death

AP | CAROLYN THOMPSON | Posted 08.29.2014 | Crime

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two homeless men accused of killing a concert violinist during a robbery in her rural home were ordered held without bail Thurs...

Gun Company Cuts Ties With 'Sons Of Guns' Star

Associated Press | Posted 08.28.2014 | Crime

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana firearms company at the center of the reality TV show "Sons of Guns" distanced itself from the program's star th...

Judge: Teen Accused Of Starting California Wildfire Fit To Stand Trial

Associated Press | Posted 08.21.2014 | Crime

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A judge on Wednesday ruled that a 13-year-old girl is competent to stand trial on allegations that she deliberately started a wildfi...

Black Twitter Calls Out Associated Press For Renisha McBride Tweet, And It's Spot On

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 08.11.2014 | Black Voices

The Associated Press is usually known for its journalistic integrity, but the news outlet's framing of a murder conviction has drawn outrage on social...

Greenpeace Report: Obama Exporting Climate Change by Exporting Coal

Steve Horn | Posted 09.27.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

"Leasing Coal, Fueling Climate Change: How the federal coal leasing program undermines President Obama's Climate Plan" tackles the dark underbelly of a rule that only polices coal downstream at the power plant level and largely ignores the upstream and global impacts of coal production at-large.

Wisconsin Police Chief Accused Of Harassing Tea Party Protester

Associated Press | Todd Richmond | Posted 07.18.2014 | Crime

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A western Wisconsin police chief was charged Thursday with a misdemeanor for allegedly registering a tea party leader for solic...

Woman In Heroin Deaths Panicky Then Calm, Police Say

Associated Press | KATHLEEN FOODY and TERRY COLLINS | Posted 07.11.2014 | Crime

MILTON, Ga. (AP) -- Twice last year, Alix Tichelman found herself alone with a man suffering from a drug overdose. The first time she called 911. The ...

'Slender Man' Stabbing Suspect Declared Incompetent

AP | DINESH RAMDE | Posted 09.01.2014 | Crime

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Doctors believe that one of the two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please a fictional characte...

North Dakota Oil-By-Rail Routes Published for First Time

Steve Horn | Posted 08.27.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Time around, due to the North Dakota Public Records Statute, Big Rail and Big Oil didn't get away with it.

What Gardner Doesn't Say Is More Informative Than What He Says

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.17.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

An Associated Press article last week reported on the clashes between Sen. Mark Udall and his Republican opponent, Rep. Cory Gardner, on immigration i...

AP Makes Major Change

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.12.2014 | Media

The Associated Press is advising its reporters and editors that less is more. AP's managing editor for US News Brian Carovillano sent a memo to sta...

WINNERS

AP | Posted 06.28.2014 | Media

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Boston Globe, The Associated Press, Baltimore's WBAL radio and CBS Sports have won top honors as "best of show" winne...

Murdered Journalist Remembered At Funeral

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 06.12.2014 | Media

HOEXTER, Germany (AP) — Hundreds of mourners packed a church in central Germany on Saturday to remember Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringh...

Torment, Anger and Poor Communicating

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 03.16.2014 | Business
Chris Komisarjevsky

As we enter the second week of the search for Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, we are hearing more and more questions raised about the ability of the ...

Top Associated Press Reporter Leaving

Michael Calderone | Posted 05.13.2014 | Media
Michael Calderone

Kimberly Dozier, a top intelligence reporter for the AP, is leaving.

Reporters Should Clarify That Coffman Is Not Supportive of Citizenship Path Via College

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.09.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Journalists continue to report that Rep. Mike Coffman is being nicer to young undocumented immigrants than he really is. Coffman supports giving youn...

Watchdog Group Calls AP's Pruitt a "Constitutional Champion"

Ginny Sloan | Posted 05.05.2014 | Media
Ginny Sloan

Because of his strong leadership against government intimidation of the media, The Constitution Project, a bipartisan legal watchdog group, is honoring Gary Pruitt, the President and CEO of the Associated Press, as one of its 2014 Constitutional Champions.

YIKES! This Correction Is Super-Embarrassing

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 02.27.2014 | Media

On Thursday morning, the Associated Press sent out this tweet: BREAKING: With judge's order, same-sex marriage now legally recognized in Kentucky....