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Magnum's Burt Glinn Dies In New York
04/09/2008 //  NEW YORK, NY - Magnum photographer Burt Glinn, who covered revolutionary leader Fidel Castro's entrance into Havana, who photographed the likes of Andy Warhol and...
Ordered Set Free, AP's Bilal Hussein Still Sits In Prison
04/09/2008 // BAGHDAD, IRAQ – An Iraqi judicial committee has dismissed terrorism-related allegations against Associated Press photojournalist Bilal Hussein and ordered him released nearly two years after he was detained by the U...
APSE Recommends Signing Baseball's New Credential Agreement
04/09/2008 // DURHAM, NC  – The Associated Press Sports Editors organization reports that they have reached a deal with Major League Baseball over this season's credential language.APSE's John Cherwa...
Final Winners In NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism Picture Editing Categories Announced
04/08/2008 //  ATHENS, OH - Judging of the final entries in NPPA's 2008 Best Of Photojournalism competition has wrapped up with the completion of the Picture Editing and Best Use Of Photography categories at Ohio University's School of Visual Communication in...
In Mexico, Four Convicted For Killing Photojournalist
04/08/2008 // NEW YORK, NY - The Committee to Protect Journalists reports that four men have been convicted and sentenced to 11 years apiece in the November 2004 murder of Mexican photographer Gregorio Rodríguez Hernández...
Illinois Press Association, IHSA, Settle Photography Dispute
04/08/2008 // SPRINGFIELD, IL - The Illinois Press Association and the Illinois High School Association announced today they have reached a settlement agreement in a lawsuit filed over IHSA's attempt to control access to high...
Gannaway, Latif, Win Photo Pulitzer Prizes; Du Cille Wins Public Service
04/07/2008 //  By Donald R. WinslowNEW YORK, NY - The 2008 Pulitzer Prizes for photography were awarded today to Adrees Latif of Reuters for Breaking News Photography, and to NPPA member Preston...
A Deep Cut: Seattle Times To Eliminate 200 Jobs
04/07/2008 // SEATTLE, WA- The news hit hard in Seattle today, where huge layoffs are coming to The Seattle Times.Some 200 jobs are being eliminated through layoffs, hiring freezes, and possibly through voluntary...
Dead, Alive, Dead Again: MulitmediaShooter.com Gone (Again)
04/03/2008 //  SAN JOSE, CA - On March 10 it was hacked, gone, "down for the count," the owner said. Then on March 18, MultimediaShooter.com rose from the grave, alive again, rebuilt in a frenetic frenzy that was depicted in a video by the site's creator,...
Judges Pick Winners In NPPA's Best Of Photojournalism Picture Editing Categories
04/03/2008 //  ATHENS, OH  - Judging more than 1,200 entries in the Picture Editing categories of NPPA's 2008 Best Of Photojournalism competition is underway at the School of Visual Communications at Ohio University in Athens."We are celebrating the best of what...

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