AP's WWII coverage featured in ebook

This week marks the 70th anniversary of the surrender of Japan on the deck of the U.S.S. Missouri at the end of World War II. This historic moment and many others that occurred throughout the war can be found in this riveting collection of first-hand accounts by AP journalists and photographers as they happened.

Pentagon manual concerns AP

New Defense Department guidelines allow commanders to punish journalists and treat them as "unprivileged belligerents" if they believe journalists are sympathizing or cooperating with the enemy. The guidelines have raised concerns that commanders would feel free to find fault with reporting — or that other governments might use the U.S. rules to mistreat reporters working on their soil.

AP sues DOJ for access to FBI records

The Associated Press is suing the U.S. Department of Justice over the FBI's failure to provide public records related to the creation of a fake news story used to plant surveillance software on a suspect's computer. AP joined with the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press to file the lawsuit on Thursday.

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