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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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Konsker said it was a two-year process to find The Associated Press a new headquarters that could accommodate its specific technical requirements.
Founded in 1848, The Associated Press is the world's oldest and largest newsgathering organization, providing content to more than 15,000 news outlets with a daily reach of 1 billion people around the world.
A former AP reporter and editor, Cichowski has worked for the Associated Press in Miami, Tallahassee and Manhattan.
Stockgroup developed and configured the AP-branded applications, while AP Digital, a division of The Associated Press that provides news and information to the interactive markets, delivers the business news feeds that integrate with Stockgroup's tools.
Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include risks and uncertainties of completing the construction of the interviews, syndication to Associated Press Stations, expectation that Destiny will fulfill its obligations as stated, or other unknown events that could negatively impede the completion of the contracted program.
The Associated Press will introduce an expanded business news service covering top companies and financial markets around the world.
AP Digital, a division of The Associated Press that provides news and information to interactive markets, and Business Wire, the disseminator of news announcements from thousands of companies and organizations worldwide, today announced an agreement to offer Business Wire content to subscribers of AP Digital's news services.
OTCBB:SWEB) (TSX VENTURE:SWB) a financial media and technology company, and The Associated Press announced today that Newsday, a Tribune Group Company (NYSE:TRB) newspaper, has licensed the AP Financial Tools package.

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