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Julie Pace named new Associated Press executive editor

Sep. 01, 2021 09:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Pace, a longtime Washington journalist who managed coverage of the U.S. government during a period of historic tumult, was named Wednesday as the executive editor and senior vice president of The Associated Press. The 39-year-old Pace has been the...

Larry Heinzerling, AP executive and bureau chief, dies at 75

Aug. 13, 2021 21:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Larry Heinzerling, a 41-year Associated Press news executive and bureau chief who played a key role in winning freedom for hostage Terry Anderson from his Hezbollah abductors in Lebanon, has died after a short illness. He was 75. Heinzerling, who passed...

AP appoints Daisy Veerasingham as agency's president and CEO

Aug. 03, 2021 09:33 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press appointed Daisy Veerasingham, its executive vice president and chief operating officer, as the news cooperative’s president and CEO on Tuesday, setting her up to replace the retiring Gary Pruitt at the beginning of next year. She...

Washington Post reporter sues paper for discrimination

Jul. 23, 2021 00:21 AM EDT

Washington Post politics reporter Felicia Sonmez sued the paper and several of its current and former editors for discriminating against her as a victim of sexual assault. In a suit filed Wednesday in D.C. Superior Court, Sonmez said she was not allowed to report on...