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#Associated Press

# associated-press - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Seven hurt as US fighter jet crashes in California's Death Valley

Those injured were treated for minor cuts and burns from plane fragments after the crash.

# associated-press - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Former head of Trump presidential campaign 'intentionally' misled Russia investigation, judge rules

Paul Manafort faces years in prison in two criminal cases following yesterday’s ruling.

# associated-press - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Five die in avalanche-related incidents as European cold weather death toll rises

At least 26 people have been killed due to cold weather in parts of Europe this month.

Nobel Prize winner who helped discover DNA's shape stripped of titles over 'reprehensible' race remarks

James Watson claimed that genes cause a difference between black people and white people on IQ tests.

# associated-press - Friday 7 December, 2018

Donald Trump expected to announce former Fox News journalist as ambassador to the United Nations

Heather Nauert was a reporter for Fox News before becoming State Department spokeswoman last year.

# associated-press - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Colorado man avoids death penalty for killing his pregnant wife and their two young daughters

Christopher Watts pleaded guilty to killing his wife Shanann Watts and two children Bella and Celeste last August.

# associated-press - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Saudi stocks plunge after Donald Trump threatens 'severe punishment' over journalist's disappearance

A Turkish newspaper has reported that officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

# associated-press - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Kim Kardashian-West meets with senior White House aides to discuss US criminal justice reform

The reality TV star previously visited the White House in June.

# associated-press - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Who were the victims of the San Bernardino shooting?

Fourteen people were killed in Wednesday’s attack.

# associated-press - Thursday 26 February, 2015

An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder

Mirijana Puhar was killed along with two others in North Carolina on Tuesday.

# associated-press - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Charles Manson has been granted permission to get married in prison

A marriage license has been approved for him and his 26-year-old partner.

# associated-press - Saturday 5 April, 2014

A life's work: Stunning photos taken by journalist killed in Afghanistan Tribute This post contains images

A life's work: Stunning photos taken by journalist killed in Afghanistan

The photojournalist was shot dead by police yesterday ahead of the country’s presidential election vote.

# associated-press - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Boston bomber arrives in court under heavy guard

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is in court for the first time since the April bombing that killed three people and wounded more than 260.

# associated-press - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

US Attorney General: We seized reporters' phone records to protect American lives

The US administration has been accused of undermining press freedom by secretly seizing journalists’ phone records.

A massive and unprecedented intrusion: AP slams US government's snooping

The US Justice Department obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors working for the Associated Press, the news agency has confirmed.

# associated-press - Friday 26 April, 2013

In Pics: Everyday life in North Korea's capital Pyongyang

From ice-skating traffic policemen to the dresses on sale, photographer David Guttenfelder has captured the everyday life of Pyongyang’s citizens.

# associated-press - Sunday 21 April, 2013

In Pics: The Pulitzer prize winning photographs for breaking news

The Associated Press was awarded the prize for their coverage of the Syrian civil war.

# associated-press - Saturday 2 March, 2013

From The42 Pistorius bought, collected guns in Olympic year Revelations

Pistorius bought, collected guns in Olympic year

The track star not only applied for licenses to own more guns, but actually bought them, according to reports.

# associated-press - Sunday 13 January, 2013

From The42 Armstrong will answer 'honestly' during Oprah talk Promise

Armstrong will answer 'honestly' during Oprah talk

The disgraced cyclist made the claim in a text message to the Associated Press.

# associated-press - Friday 30 November, 2012

From The42 IOC ready to take away Armstrong's Olympic bronze Punishment

IOC ready to take away Armstrong's Olympic bronze

The fate of the cyclist’s medal will be addressed when the organisation’s executive board meets next week in Lausanne.

# associated-press - Friday 4 May, 2012

News agency apologies for firing correspondent over WWII censorship

Edward Kennedy was fired after reporting the unconditional surrender of German generals to Allied forces.

# associated-press - Monday 16 April, 2012

AP, New York Times, Huffington Post among Pulitzer winners

The NYT takes two awards, while local papers in Pennsylvania and Alabama won for their reporting of scandals and tornados.

# associated-press - Friday 13 April, 2012

From The42 Guess who Seb Coe has tipped to win the most medals at the Olympics (hint: not Ireland)? PREDICTION

Guess who Seb Coe has tipped to win the most medals at the Olympics (hint: not Ireland)?

The two-time 1,500-meter Olympic champion has laid his cards on the table.

# associated-press - Monday 16 January, 2012

Associated Press opens full news bureau in North Korea

The American news agency is the first major Western outlet to open a full news, picture, and video bureau in the notoriously secretive state.

# associated-press - Thursday 8 December, 2011

From The42 Rory turns up the heat on Luke Donald Desert Storm

Rory turns up the heat on Luke Donald

US Open champion shot a 30 on the back nine today at the Dubai World Championship to take an early lead on top-ranked Luke Donald for the European money title.

# associated-press - Friday 5 August, 2011

In photos: Inside North Korea, the world’s most secretive country North Korea This post contains images

In photos: Inside North Korea, the world’s most secretive country

AP’s chief Asian photographer David Guttenfelder spent a month being accompanied around North Korea. Here is his work.

# associated-press - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Associated Press to open a bureau in North Korea

AP will be the first Western news organisation to have a full service operating in Pyongyang.