2014 PRESS RELEASES

Obama at midterm: An AP discussion at NYU in Washington

2014 -- The prospects for President Barack Obama’s unfinished agenda at home and abroad, viewed against the backdrop of his lame-duck status, will be the focus of a May 6 discussion presented by The Associated Press at New York University’s campus in Washing

Plans for funeral of Anja Niedringhaus in Germany

2014 -- The funeral of Associated Press photojournalist Anja Niedringhaus will take place on Saturday, April 12, at Corvey Abbey, a Benedictine monastery near her birthplace in Hoxter, Germany

Photographer Anja Niedringhaus killed while working in Afghanistan, Regional Correspondent Kathy Gannon wounded

2014 -- AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus has been killed while working in Afghanistan. Anja and Kathy Gannon, regional correspondent for Pakistan and Afghanistan, were in Khost covering the run-up to the presidential elections in Afghanistan when, it appear

AP ENPS removes boundaries to news production

2014 -- The Associated Press will showcase the new look and improved functionality for the mobile version of AP ENPS, the world’s most popular multiplatform news production system, at the NAB Show in Las Vegas next week

New survey reveals how Americans get their news

2014 -- A new survey, titled “The Personal News Cycle,” was released today by the Media Insight Project, an initiative of the American Press Institute and The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research

Havana producer to lead AP video news in Latin America

2014 -- Fernando Gonzalez, who has been The Associated Press’ senior producer in Havana for the past 11 years, will begin a new role as regional video editor for Latin America

AP adds Governors Ball to Oscar night video lineup

2014 -- The excitement and glamor of the Academy Awards on Sunday night will continue into Monday morning, as The Associated Press offers live video coverage of celebrity arrivals at the Governors Ball

From boxing to bullfighting: AP images take top honors

2014 -- Dramatic sports images by Associated Press photographers depicting boxing and bullfighting received top honors in the 2014 Pictures of the Year International (POYi) photojournalism competition

AP Mobile features Academy Awards coverage

2014 -- Starting today and running through March 4, users of AP Mobile, the award-winning mobile application from The Associated Press, can access an array of coverage about the Academy Awards, including news from the Los Angeles Times

AP top editor to address importance of press freedom around the globe

2014 -- Associated Press Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll will address the importance of a free press in a government’s relationship with the people it serves during a keynote address at the International Government Communication F

Veteran TV journalist named AP global video enterprise editor

2014 -- Veteran TV news producer Chris Hulme will join The Associated Press as global video enterprise editor, a newly created position

AP discussion of war photography set for NY’s 92d St. Y

2014 -- The enduring power of still images from the battlefront in the video age will be the focus of a discussion among three veteran war correspondents on Feb. 27 in New York

AP names David Gwizdowski senior vice president for revenue and Karen Kaiser as general counsel

2014 -- The Associated Press today named broadcast executive David Gwizdowski as senior vice president for revenue for the Americas in a restructuring that aligns all revenue functions in the region under a single director. The company also announced the pro

Nuclear security lapses: An AP discussion at the Newseum

2014 -- Associated Press National Security Writer Robert Burns was recently hailed as the “master of nuke coverage” on ForeignPolicy.com, and for good reason

AP to draw on its Russia expertise in covering Sochi Olympics

2014 -- Associated Press journalists from around the world are converging on the coastal city of Sochi, Russia, to cover the trials, triumphs and spectacle of the Winter Olympics alongside their colleagues from AP’s Moscow bureau and other AP experts on Russ

Winter Games style guide distributed by AP

2014 -- The AP Standards Center today issued the following advisory to editors at our member news organizations

AP’s live red carpet coverage to be featured on StyleHaul

2014 -- The Associated Press' live red carpet coverage from the Grammys and the Academy Awards will be featured on the largest network of fashion and beauty content on YouTube, StyleHaul

AP and Streamworks International expand live news streaming deal

2014 -- The Associated Press and Streamworks International have renewed their contract to provide live streaming of AP’s award-winning content to AP Video Hub

Cameron and Bono to join AP discussion at Davos

2014 -- The United Nations’ eight ambitious Millennium Development Goals for 2015 included calls for reducing poverty, hunger and child mortality and combating HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases. What should the new goals be? This will be the topic on Jan.

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