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Associated Press:

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local, national, international, or technical organization that gathers and distributes news, usually for newspapers, periodicals, and broadcasters. Evolution of News Agencies
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Associated Press


one of the largest information agencies in the USA, founded in 1848. It is an influential monopoly. For all practical purposes, the Associated Press, with United Press International, controls the news media of the United States in the interests of the ruling circles. The Associated Press has more than 100,000 employees (1970). News agencies in many other countries (including TASS) use its information.

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As reported, 50 rock chip surface samples taken over a strike length of 1.4 km of the Mt Euriowie pegmatite averaged 0.25% tin (Sn) including high grade tin samples that returned the following:8m @ 0.44% Sn (including 1m @ 1.21% Sn)6m @ 0.36% Sn (including 1m @ 1.60% Sn)In addition, three 30 kilogram bulk samples were taken which averaged respectively 0.36% Sn, 0.23% Sn and 0.47% Sn, giving further confidence regarding the average tin grades over the strike length of the outcropping zone.
APers now working in the new, 292,000-square-foot space were previously scattered at "50 Rock" and three other Manhattan locales totaling 210,000 square feet.
One of the original tenants of the Depression-built Rockefeller Center, the AP has had to perform extensive surgery on the circa 1938 building known as "50 Rock" in recent years to bring in the electrical and data cables that a modern information company requires.