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Police: 'New breed' of terrorists in Northern Ireland

Apr. 20, 2019 12:58 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland arrested two teenagers Saturday in connection with the fatal shooting of a young journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry and warned of a "new breed" of terrorists threatening the peace. The men, aged 18 and 19, were detained under anti-terrorism...

Police in Northern Ireland say they have arrested two men in connection with the killing of journalist Lyra McKee

Apr. 20, 2019 3:38 AM EDT
LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland say they have arrested two men in connection with the killing of journalist Lyra McKee.

Northern Ireland police release video in hunt for killer

Apr. 19, 2019 5:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland searched for multiple suspects Friday after the fatal shooting of a journalist during rioting in Londonderry and sought help from the public to get "a killer off the streets" and into custody. The Police Service of Northern Ireland said 29-year-old journalist Lyra...

Journalist who covered Columbine reflects on lives unlived

Apr. 19, 2019 3:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel. Rachel. Isaiah. "You can't prove a negative," our teachers and parents sometimes tell us when we're young. Yet when I look back upon my time in Colorado covering the almost-adults who were killed in the Columbine High School attack 20 years ago this week, all I can see are the...

Northern Ireland journalist is killed; police hunt suspects

Apr. 19, 2019 12:08 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland said Friday they are searching for multiple suspects in the fatal shooting of a journalist during overnight rioting in the city of Londonderry. The Police Service of Northern Ireland said 29-year-old journalist and author Lyra McKee was shot and killed, probably by...

Photojournalist sues Vegas police over 2017 sidewalk arrest

Apr. 17, 2019 3:28 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A photojournalist who was arrested during a "Tax Day" rally outside Trump International hotel in Las Vegas in 2017 has filed a federal civil rights and First Amendment lawsuit against Las Vegas police. Nebyou Solomon's attorney, Margaret McLetchie, said Wednesday her client was doing his...

AP journalists win Pulitzer for coverage of Yemen civil war

Apr. 15, 2019 7:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A team of three Associated Press journalists won a Pulitzer Prize in international reporting Monday for their work documenting torture, graft and starvation in Yemen's brutal civil war. Reporter Maggie Michael, photographer Nariman El-Mofty and video journalist Maad al-Zikry spent a year...

The Latest: Reuters: We'll celebrate when reporters are free

Apr. 15, 2019 7:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Pulitzer Prizes (all times local): 7 p.m. Reuters' leaders say they're proud that the news service won Pulitzer Prizes for international reporting and breaking news photography, but they're dismayed that two reporters are in prison for their award-winning work. Thomson...

Pulitzers honor coverage of 3 US mass shootings in 2018

Apr. 15, 2019 6:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The South Florida Sun Sentinel and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette won Pulitzer Prizes on Monday and were recognized along with the Capital Gazette of Maryland for their coverage of the horrifying mass shootings in 2018 at a high school, a synagogue and a newsroom itself. The Associated Press...

Three AP journalists who exposed famine and torture in Yemen's civil war win Pulitzer Prize for international reporting

Apr. 15, 2019 3:24 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Three AP journalists who exposed famine and torture in Yemen's civil war win Pulitzer Prize for international reporting.