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The Gilmer Mirror
Cornyn Files Bill to Speed Hurricane Study - Cornyn Files Bill to Speed Hurricane Study by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune April 28 2016 U.S. Sen. John Cornyn has filed legislation he says would expedite a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers study that wi...Cornyn was doing to address the Houston region’s extreme vulnerability to hurri
Cornyn Files Bill to Speed Hurricane Study - Cornyn Files Bill to Speed Hurricane Study by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune April 28 2016 U.S. Sen. John Cornyn has filed legislation he says would expedite a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers study that wi...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 15 hours ago
Cornyn was doing to address the Houston region’s extreme vulnerability to hurricane storm surge. In March, the Tribune and ProPublica published an extensive look at what Houston’s perfect storm would look like (a companion story ran on the Reveal... Read more
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FOX News
Mental illness is not the biggest reason youth carry guns, study findspushback from Republicans in Congress may prevent federal money from reaching r
Mental illness is not the biggest reason youth carry guns, study finds
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
pushback from Republicans in Congress may prevent federal money from reaching researchers, according to an investigation by ProPublica. Ruggles and Rajan completed their work without any outside funding; they say they hope to set the stage for... Read more
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MedCity News
Major hospitals restrict high-risk surgeries to experienced docsBinder notes, there have been new efforts to inform patients. In the past year,
Major hospitals restrict high-risk surgeries to experienced docs
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
Binder notes, there have been new efforts to inform patients. In the past year, the journalism organization ProPublica and Consumer’s Checkbook have launched databases that rate surgeons. Since 1995 New York state has published some... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
2016 Pulitzer Prizes Honor Watchdogsin one case, a success — in the justice system. The Pulitzer Prize for Explanat
2016 Pulitzer Prizes Honor Watchdogs
ScienceBlogs / Posted 2 days ago
in one case, a success — in the justice system. The Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting went to T. Christian Miller of ProPublica and Ken Armstrong of The Marshall Project for “An Unbelievable Story of Rape,” which exposed “law enforcement’s... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Head of accreditor for for-profit colleges leaves amid growing scrutiny 25th April 2016 · 0 Comments By Annie WaldmanProPublica The head of trouble
Head of accreditor for for-profit colleges leaves amid growing scrutiny
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
25th April 2016 · 0 Comments By Annie WaldmanProPublica The head of troubled for-profit college watchdog, Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, has stepped... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Hospital to pay $2.2M for letting Dr. Oz show film without consentimportant to us and our case but it also reaffirms that what happened in these
Hospital to pay $2.2M for letting Dr. Oz show film without consent
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
important to us and our case but it also reaffirms that what happened in these circumstances to my father is actionable under New York state civil law,” Kenneth told ProPublica. “I think it’s a victory for patients’ rights in the state of New Y... Read more
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CNN
Baltimore faces 'original sin' after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore faces 'original sin' after riots
CNN / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KTUU Anchorage
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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News 8000
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
News 8000 / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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My EastText
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
My EastText / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KTXS Abilene
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KECI Missoula
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KTVZ Bend
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KRCR TV Redding
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Baltimore frozen in 'suspended animation' a year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore frozen in 'suspended animation' a year after riots
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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KESQ Palm Springs
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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ABC 7 El Paso
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore las
Baltimore paralyzed one year after riots
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 days ago
1: Has anything changed for the better? When the protests rocked Baltimore last year, author Alec MacGillis of ProPublica didn't just decide to write an epic history of the city's racial problems in an article for Places journal... Read more
19 related stories
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The Huffington Post
Why The Washington Post Won A Pulitzer For A Story The Guardian Also OwnedService award with a tough-to-beat investigation that led to 2,000 men enslaved
Why The Washington Post Won A Pulitzer For A Story The Guardian Also Owned
The Huffington Post / Posted 6 days ago
Service award with a tough-to-beat investigation that led to 2,000 men enslaved in the fishing industry being released. ProPublica and The Marshall Project won the Explanatory award for a beautifully written investigative piece on a botched rape... Read more
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Gawker
How the NYPD Entraps Minority Business Owners and Milks Them for Moneyto crack down on obviously illegal businesses like brothels. Now, it’s used to
How the NYPD Entraps Minority Business Owners and Milks Them for Money
Gawker / Posted 6 days ago
to crack down on obviously illegal businesses like brothels. Now, it’s used to punish otherwise legal mom-and-pop stores. ProPublica and the News even dug up a 20-year-old white paper in which Commissioner Bill Bratton argued in favor of using... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Linksbefore opening the floor to statements by observers. Why Haven’t Bankers Been
Links
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 days ago
before opening the floor to statements by observers. Why Haven’t Bankers Been Punished? Just Read These Insider SEC Emails ProPublica. While the documents provide some additional detail, as Richard Smith points out, there really isn’t anything new... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
5 things you might have missed this weekLin-Manuel Miranda’s musical “Hamilton.” Journalism prizes went to the Associa
5 things you might have missed this week
The Daily Cougar / Posted 7 days ago
Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical “Hamilton.” Journalism prizes went to the Associated Press, Los Angeles Times, non profits ProPublica and The Marshall Project, as well as smaller papers like Sun Newspapers from Charlotte Harbor, Florida. Upcoming... Read more
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Zero Hedge
These SEC Insider Emails Reveal Why No Bankers Have Gone To Jailit comes to criminal liability, Wall Street will henceforth have a permanent ge
These SEC Insider Emails Reveal Why No Bankers Have Gone To Jail
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
it comes to criminal liability, Wall Street will henceforth have a permanent get out of jail free card. Earlier today, ProPublica's Jesse Eisinger published a story that looks at the evolution of the SEC's collapse, and how from a regulatory... Read more
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Market Watch
For-profit college ITT faces scrutiny from embattled accreditorthe presence of representatives from the schools it oversees on the company’s b
For-profit college ITT faces scrutiny from embattled accreditor
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
the presence of representatives from the schools it oversees on the company’s board. It also cites data from news site ProPublica, which found that just 35% of students at schools accredited by ACICS go on to graduate from their... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
2016 Pulitzer winners and finalists in journalism and artsclauses in consumer and employee contracts that often prohibit lawsuits. Expla
2016 Pulitzer winners and finalists in journalism and arts
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
clauses in consumer and employee contracts that often prohibit lawsuits. Explanatory Reporting: T. Christian Miller, of ProPublica, and Ken Armstrong, of The Marshall Project, for a story about police and prosecutors who didn't believe an... Read more
301 related stories
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The Tampa Tribune
2016 Pulitzer winners and finalists in journalism and artsclauses in consumer and employee contracts that often prohibit lawsuits. Expla
2016 Pulitzer winners and finalists in journalism and arts
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
clauses in consumer and employee contracts that often prohibit lawsuits. Explanatory Reporting: T. Christian Miller, of ProPublica, and Ken Armstrong, of The Marshall Project, for a story about police and prosecutors who didn't believe an... Read more
301 related stories
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ABC News
2016 Pulitzer Winners and Finalists in Journalism and Artsan investigation into the clauses in consumer and employee contracts that often
2016 Pulitzer Winners and Finalists in Journalism and Arts
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
an investigation into the clauses in consumer and employee contracts that often prohibit lawsuits. T. Christian Miller, of ProPublica, and Ken Armstrong, of The Marshall Project, for a story about police and prosecutors who didn't believe an... Read more
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Salon.com
The misery of TurboTax capitalism: How private companies give big government a bad repof TurboTax, has spent a lot of their not-very-hard-earned money lobbying again
The misery of TurboTax capitalism: How private companies give big government a bad rep
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
of TurboTax, has spent a lot of their not-very-hard-earned money lobbying against the government preparing your return, as ProPublica reported in 2013. (At Slate, Helaine Olen provides a good overview of how the multi-billion dollar industry... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Forcing the Innocent to Plead Guilty, an American Disgrace2015 had pleaded guilty, a glaring indication that the current system of seekin
Forcing the Innocent to Plead Guilty, an American Disgrace
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
2015 had pleaded guilty, a glaring indication that the current system of seeking plea bargains simply isn't just. Indeed, Propublica found that 98.2 percent of all federal cases end in conviction, with nearly all of those a result of plea... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Globe wins two Pulitzer Prizesof the changing media landscape, journalists at two nontraditional news organiz
Boston Globe wins two Pulitzer Prizes
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
of the changing media landscape, journalists at two nontraditional news organizations — nonprofits The Marshall Project and ProPublica — shared this year’s award for explanatory reporting, for what the judges called “a startling examination and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
AP wins Pulitzer for slave-labor storiesof academic failure. Officials responded by increasing funding and teacher trai
AP wins Pulitzer for slave-labor stories
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
of academic failure. Officials responded by increasing funding and teacher training in the mostly black school system. ProPublica and The Marshall Project won for explanatory reporting for exploring a rape case in which authorities initially... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Slave labor stories wins Pulitzer for APfailure in Florida. Officials responded by increasing funding and teacher train
Slave labor stories wins Pulitzer for AP
Rutland Herald / Posted 10 days ago
failure in Florida. Officials responded by increasing funding and teacher training in the mostly black school system. ProPublica and The Marshall Project received the award for explanatory reporting for exploring a rape case in which... Read more
301 related stories
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The China Post
AP wins Pulitzer for stories on enslaved fishermen in Asiato provide promised resources to schools with mostly black students, officials
AP wins Pulitzer for stories on enslaved fishermen in Asia
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
to provide promised resources to schools with mostly black students, officials increased funding and teacher training. ProPublica and The Marshall Project won for explanatory reporting for exploring a rape case in which authorities initially... Read more
301 related stories
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Tampa Bay Times wins two Pulitzersby federal and local law enforcement agencies. Other winners: • Explanatory R
Tampa Bay Times wins two Pulitzers
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 10 days ago
by federal and local law enforcement agencies. Other winners: • Explanatory Reporting: T. Christian Miller of ProPublica and Ken Armstrong of The Marshall Project "for a startling examination and exposé of law enforcement's enduring... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
Robert Allbritton Interview Part 1a business behind it where this is a return, or otherwise, Why are people doing
Robert Allbritton Interview Part 1
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 10 days ago
a business behind it where this is a return, or otherwise, Why are people doing this?” A: Or with The Marshall Project or ProPublica, you’re only really going to reach niche markets with that approach as opposed to something broader. RA: Yeah,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
44 related stories
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
44 related stories
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5KSDK St. Louis
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
44 related stories
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
44 related stories
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KVUE-TV Austin
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
44 related stories
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WCSH 6 Portland
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that mattersnews organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year
Rieder: Pulitzers honor journalism that matters
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 days ago
news organizations and new players bring home the prestigious prizes. This year brought examples of those phenomena. ProPublica and The Marshall Project, two relatively new digital news outlets, were victorious for their collaboration on a... Read more
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