Pulitzer Prize

Tampa Bay Times reporters Michael LaForgia, left, and Will Hobson, center, are congratulated by Editor and Vice President Neil Brown, right, after they won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting,  Monday, April 14, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla. Hobson and LaForgia won in local reporting for writing about the squalid housing for the city's homeless. (AP Photo/The Tampa Bay Times, James Borchuck)

Post and Guardian win Pulitzers for NSA revelations

NEW YORK (AP) — The Washington Post and The Guardian won the Pulitzer Prize in public service Monday for revealing the U.S. government’s sweeping surveillance efforts in a blockbuster series of stories based on secret […]

04/14/2014

Michelle Knight, a victim, speaks during the sentencing phase for Ariel Castro, right,  Aug. 1, 2013, in Cleveland.   (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Woman held captive in Cleveland has book deal

NEW YORK (AP) — One of three young women held captive for years in a Cleveland house has a book deal. Michelle Knight’s memoir is scheduled to come out next spring, publisher Weinstein Books announced […]

11/25/2013

Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight (l-r) in their YouTube video thanking the public for their support.

Ohio kidnapping survivors are working on book

NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the three women held captive for a decade in a Cleveland house are collaborating with a Pulitzer Prize-winning team of Washington Post reporters for a planned book about their […]

10/21/2013

This photo provided July 17, 2013, by the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library shows the birth certificate and family photograph of Ernest Hemingway from a scrapbook created by his mother, Grace Hall Hemingway, at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. (AP Photo/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)

Scrapbooks give peek inside Hemingway’s early life

BOSTON (AP) — Long before Ernest Hemingway first wrote a story, his mother was busy writing about him. Grace Hall Hemingway started a series of scrapbooks documenting the childhood of the future Nobel and Pulitzer […]

07/21/2013

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2013 Pulitzer winners in journalism and arts

Here is a list of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize winners in journalism and arts.

04/15/2013

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Famed movie critic Roger Ebert dies

CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Ebert, the most famous and most popular film reviewer of his time who become the first journalist to win a Pulitzer Prize for movie criticism and, on his long-running TV program, wielded the nation’s most influential thumb, died Thursday.

04/04/2013

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

Every year we try a different event for Chinese New Years and this weekend we’re going to ring in the Year of the Snake on Sunday from 2-6:30 at the Hammer Museum in Westwood.

02/08/2013

Composer, Pulitzer winner Carter dies in NY at 103

NEW YORK (AP) – Classical composer Elliott Carter, whose challenging, rhythmically complex works earned him widespread admiration and two Pulitzer Prizes, died Monday at age 103. His music publishing company, Boosey & Hawkes, called him […]

11/06/2012

Political cartoonists draw new role (video)

(AP) –  It is being called the political version of Comic-Con: the country’s leading political cartoonists are descending on Washington, just in time for an election. The Festival is being put on by the Association […]

10/25/2012

The late Manning Marable wins history Pulitzer

(AP) – The late Manning Marable won the Pulitzer Prize for history Monday for “Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention,” a work he did not live to see to publication. For the first time in […]

04/16/2012

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