Russell Baker Two Time Pulitzer Prize Winner Dies at 93

Russell Baker Two Time Pulitzer Prize Winner Dies at 93

Russell Baker, the two time Pulitzer Prize winner and host of “Masterpiece Theatre,” died at his home in Virginia on January 21, 2019. He was 93 years old. Baker’s death was announced on Jan. 22 by the Mirror Newspaper and The Inquirer, local newspapers where Baker owned a summer home and confirmed by The New […]

The Associated Press Awarded the 100th Pulitzer Prize

The Associated Press Awarded the 100th Pulitzer Prize

On Monday, April 18, 2016, the 100th Pulitzer Prize was awarded to the Associated Press (AP). The award was given for a series of articles that helped to free over a thousand slaves and a Washington Post article on deadly police shootings. The award was named after Joseph Pulitzer, who is credited with recreating and modernizing printed news. Pulitzer was […]