AP wins 4 Edward R. Murrow Awards for online and radio journalism
June 12, 2012
The Associated Press is proud to be honored with four of the 2012 Edward R. Murrow Awards, announced today by the Radio Television Digital News Association.
AP has won for Overall Excellence -- Online News Operation – National. This is only the second year that RTNDA has offered this recognition and the second year AP has won the category. View the AP videos
Another award to AP was in the category of Video Investigative Reporting, for “NYPD Intelligence
,” reflecting the efforts of AP journalists Matt Apuzzo, Adam Goldman, Eileen Sullivan, Chris Hawley, David R. Martin, Ted Shaffrey and Luke Sheridan in reporting on the New York Police Department’s post-9/11 surveillance in the city and surrounding areas.
AP Radio was singled out for Best Newscast - Network Audio for Jon Belmont’s newscast “Death of bin Laden
“We're very proud of the collaborative efforts by the AP journalists who worked so hard to produce these outstanding reports,” said Kevin Roach, AP vice president and director of U.S. Broadcast News. “They are among the best in our business.”
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