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AP Review: GWB Lane Closures Not To Blame For Any Deaths, Serious Medical Care Risks

A review by The Associated Press has concluded that a traffic jam on the George Washington Bridge deliberately orchestrated by members of Gov. Chris Christie’s staff did not lead to anyone’s death or seriously compromise their medical care.

02/13/2014

San Francisco 49ers fans (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

AP Poll Says About Half Of Americans Are NFL Fans

Last year, 56 percent of people polled said they were NFL fans, and that number dropped slightly to 49 percent this year.

01/25/2014

An exterior view of the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

AP Photographer Dave Martin Dies After Collapsing At Chick-Fil-A Bowl

Martin suffered an apparent heart attack and was administered CPR on the field, according to a statement from the Georgia Dome. He was taken to Emory Hospital Midtown where he died early Wednesday morning.

01/01/2014

A supposed photograph of Bob Levinson e-mailed anonymously to the family in 2011 (credit: FBI)

AP: American Abducted In Iran Was Working For CIA

For years, the U.S. has publicly described him as a private citizen who traveled to the tiny Persian Gulf island on private business. But an AP investigation reveals that was not the case.

12/13/2013

Nassau Hall At Princeton University

Hammer, Chisel Blamed For False Reports Of Gunshots At Princeton

Tuesday night’s report caused police to cordon off the New Jersey Ivy League university’s Nassau Hall, an administrative center.

10/10/2013

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (file / credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Blumenthal: Justice Department’s Seizure Of AP Phone Records ‘Deeply Troubling’

The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative’s top executive called a “massive and unprecedented intrusion” into how news organizations gather the news.

05/14/2013

Telephone (file / credit: clipart.com)

AP Execs Furious After Justice Department Secretly Obtains Phone Records

The U.S. Department of Justice was under fire Monday, after it secretly obtained two months’ worth of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press.

05/13/2013

A screengrab of the hacked Associated Press tweet on April 23, 2013. (credit: CBSNewYork)

Associated Press Twitter Account Hack Sends Dow Plunging Briefly

The hackers sent out a bogus tweet about a non-existent attack on the White House.

04/23/2013

Sig Gissler, administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes, announces the 97th annual Pulitzer Prize winners at Columbia University - April 15, 2013 (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

New York Times Wins Four Pulitzer Prizes

The Pulitzers, journalism’s highest honor, are given out each year by Columbia University on the recommendation of a board of journalists and others. Each award carries a $10,000 prize except for the public service award, which is a gold medal.

04/15/2013

Sen. Robert Menendez (file / credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

AP: Feds Arrest Illegal Immigrant Sex Offender Who Interned In Menendez’s Office

The Homeland Security Department instructed federal agents not to arrest him until after Election Day, a U.S. official involved in the case told the AP.

12/12/2012

NYPD Car  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Responds To AP’s Allegation Of Failed Spying Program

The NYPD rejects the AP’s criticism that six years of undercover surveillance by a secret police unit never led to a terrorist being brought to trial.

08/21/2012

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Report: NY Gov. Cuomo Flew Home In State Aircraft

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo used state aircraft for more than a dozen flights to or from his home following statewide tours in which he called for belt-tightening and budget cuts for schools and other services, records show.

08/14/2011

Anchors Michael Aron and Jim Hooker greet as they finish the final news broadcast at New Jersey Network - Trenton, NJ - Jun 30, 2011 (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

New Jersey Network Fades To Black

The station, launched 40 years ago by lawmakers who felt neglected by Philadelphia and New York television news, was closed Thursday by politicians, including Gov. Chris Christie, who believe the state has no business in the broadcasting business.

07/01/2011

Tiger Woods makes a statement from the Sunset Room on the second floor of the TPC Sawgrass, home of the PGA Tour on February 19, 2010 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Woods publicly admitted to cheating on his wife Elin Nordegren. (Photo by Lori Moffett-Pool/Getty Images)

AP Taps Woods Saga As Top Sports Story Of 2010

The fallout from Woods’ admission of infidelity edged a very different sort of story: The New Orleans Saints winning their first Super Bowl championship, giving an emotional boost to their hurricane-ravaged city.

WFAN–12/17/2010

UConn Main Campus Now On Single-Stream Recycling

The days of sorting metal, plastic and other recycling items into separate bins are over on the University of Connecticut’s flagship campus.

11/20/2010

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