Tagged: AP

Biz stories among Polk winners 0

Biz stories among Polk winners

Two business news stories were among the winners of the George Polk Awards announced Monday by Long Island University. Kathy Chu of USA Today has earned the George Polk Award for Business Reporting for...

How the AP keeps helping Wall Street 0

How the AP keeps helping Wall Street

Allan Roth writes on CBSMoneywatch.com that the Associated Press continues to report broad market returns without factoring in dividends, allowing Wall Street firms to make their performance look better in comparison. Roth writes, “What...

The fight for public records 0

The fight for public records

Tim Arango of the New York Times looks Monday at how some media organizations continue to fight, despite the cost, for government records believed public. Arango writes, “On appeals, The A.P., which last year...

Bloomberg magazine wins environmental prize 0

Bloomberg magazine wins environmental prize

Bloomberg Markets magazine became the first U.S. news organization to receive Brazil’s Paul Donovan Kigar Prize for “social responsibility, conscience, vision and interest in the defense of mankind and nature.” The prize commission honored...

Four on AP biz desk laid off 1

Four on AP biz desk laid off

TALKING BIZ NEWS EXCLUSIVE Four staffers in the Associated Press business news operations lost their jobs on Tuesday as part of the wire service’s layoffs. Dan Lovering, a reporter in the AP’s Pittsburgh bureau...

BusinessWeek named site of the year 0

BusinessWeek named site of the year

The American Society of Business Publication Editors named BusinessWeek as the Web site of the year in the 2009 Digital Azbee Awards of Excellence. CIO, InfoWorld, and TechRepublic earned honorable mentions. One of the...

AP offering economic meltdown series 2

AP offering economic meltdown series

One year after the housing downturn triggered the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, the Associated Press will offer an ambitious series of stories spanning five weeks examining how the economic meltdown and...

AP redesigns markets site 0

AP redesigns markets site

The Associated Press has redesigned its Markets Web site. The Web site has been enhanced to include better navigation and design. Money & Markets, customizable for both print and online use, provides insight into...