At the Associated Press today, Christopher Rugaber appears to have played along with a game of make-believe in his coverage of the August release of the University of Michigan's Survey of Consumers. The index dropped for the second straight month, this time from 93.1 to 91.9, a point below August's prelimnary reading of 92.9. Show More Summary
Oregon Ducks quarterback Vernon Adams officially completed his graduate transfer to the seventh-ranked team in the Associated Press Top 25 two weeks ago, and it appears that was all the time he needed to seize a starting gig. According...Show More Summary
Topic: Crimes & Criminals Internet Legal Issues The AP sent a Freedom of Information Act request to the FBI last year seeking documents related to the 2014 sting. It also seeks to know how many times the FBI has used such a ruse since 2000. Show More Summary
Contrary to an editorial blast today from the Lawrence Journal World, and an Associated Press story last Friday, Kansas is not suffering a permanent loss of federal assistance for reproductive health services. Open record information requested by Kansans for Life shows: that the state’s Title X funding exceeds what it was during the last year […]
West Brom have agreed a fee with Manchester United for defender Jonny Evans, Press Association Sport understands. The 27-year-old Northern Ireland international will now hold talks with the Baggies ahead of ending his nine-year stay at Old Trafford. A move was made for Evans after Tottenham center back Federico Fazio […]
SUSAN WALSH/ASSOCIATED PRESS Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a meeting of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System at the Federal Reserve in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Is the Federal Reserve going to raise interest rates next month? Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer just said on CNBC that the […]
Though it's certainly had its scandals, the U.S. Secret Service still carries the huge responsibility of protecting U.S. presidents and their families. Photojournalists like Jacquelyn Martin of The Associated Press get to tag along and photograph the work the service does in the background. Show More Summary
A federal appeals court has reversed an unprecedented sanction that required a Jones Day partner to make a training video. The Associated Press and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press on sue the FBI. And the Obama administration considers building a "Guantánamo North." This is a news roundup from ALM and other publications.
Al Sharpton had a daily show that has now been canceled. Although Al devoted four years to his Politics Nation Monday through Friday on MSNBC, Sharpton now has been relegated to weekend shows, reported the Associated Press. The move appears to be part of the changes instigated by NBC News head honcho Andrew Lack, who... Show More Summary
The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over the FBI's failure to provide public records related to the creation of a fake news story used to plant surveillance software on a suspect's computer. AP joined with the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press to file the lawsuit in U.S. Show More Summary
The Associated Press has filed a lawsuit against the DOJ for a government sting operation in 2007 in which the FBI created a fake news story and impersonated a journalist.
The Associated Press joined a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday. The suit alleges that the FBI failed to provide public records about a sting operation in which law enforcement posed as the news agency.
Reuters/Laszlo BaloghHungary has been reporting thousands of people breaking through the border with Serbia over the last few days – police say they detained 3,241 on Wednesday alone, according to The Associated Press. Serbia said around 10,000 migrants were passing through the country at any time, many of them heading for Hungary. The incident came
Activision/Associated Press This photo provided by Activision shows a scene with Sky Slicer and Super Shot Stealth Elf from the new video game, “Skylanders SuperChargers.” Activision Blizzard (ATVI) and United Continental (UAL) are joining the S&P 500. Activision, which makes the “Call of Duty” video games, among others, is replacing Pall (PLL) after its acquisition […]
Accusing the Justice Department of stonewalling, media company Associated Press filed a suit Thursday against the FBI for failing to turn over information under the Freedom of Information Act about a criminal sting operation in which it created a bogus news story and impersonated an AP journalist.
FBI director: "We do use deception at times to catch crooks."
Darryl Dawkins, known for his backboard-shattering dunks, died Thursday morning at a hospital, according to the Associated Press. (...)
Image: Press Association Google has unveiled an interactive art piece in London, where any random gibberish you care to mutter into a microphone gets turned into poetry (of some description, anyway), which then appears on an LED billboard. Show More Summary
Mississippi State University was on lockdown Thursday morning following reports of a gunman on campus. MSU spokesman Sid Salter told The Associated Press in a phone interview Thursday that the person had been arrested. He declined to give any further information. We are asking everyone to remain calm. Show More Summary
The Associated Press The Associated Press and the Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press on Thursday filed suit against the U.S. Department of Justice in pursuit of records connected to a fictitious news story concocted byShow More Summary