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Jennifer Hudson Blows Crowd Away In Surprise Performance Honoring Aretha Franklin
The singer said her flight to New York City was canceled, so she traveled nearly 13 hours by tour bus to honor the "Queen of Soul" at the Pulitzer Prize ceremony.
New Orleans' Historic Times-Picayune Newspaper Sold, Jobs Cut
The Pulitzer-winning newspaper has been operating since 1837.
Pulitzer Prizes Honor Coverage Of Trump, Mass Shootings And War
By Jennifer Peltz and Stephen R. Groves, AP
The Capital Gazette was given a special citation for its coverage and courage in the face of a massacre in its own newsroom.
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CULTURE & ARTS
Aretha Franklin Awarded Posthumous Pulitzer Prize
R-E-S-P-E-C-T for the Queen of Soul.
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Capital Gazette Receives Pulitzer Prize Special Citation For Newsroom Shooting Coverage
Multiple news outlets won awards for coverage of mass shootings in their communities, including the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
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Donald Trump Jr. Sensationally Self-Owns With Pulitzer Gaffe Worthy Of Own Prize
Twitter users, including a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, pounced on the president's son over his latest ill-thought-out post.
Russell Baker, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist And Author, Dead At 93
Baker enjoyed a decades-long career as reporter, columnist, critic and on-air personality.
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CULTURE & ARTS
Mary Oliver Fans Remember Her Life And Work After Her Death At 83
The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet died from lymphoma.
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Neil Simon, Broadway Playwright, Dies At 91
By MARK KENNEDY, AP
Simon was the recipient of numerous honors for his work, including four Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize.
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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Restaurant Critic Jonathan Gold Dead at 57
By Pat Saperstein, Reuters
Gold, the first restaurant critic to win a Pulitzer Prize, died of pancreatic cancer.
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CULTURE & ARTS
Junot Díaz Speaks Out For The First Time Since Sexual Misconduct Allegations
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author said he was "shocked" by the accusations.
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Kendrick Lamar Accepts Groundbreaking Pulitzer Prize
The rapper is the first honoree in the music category outside the classical or jazz genres.
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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist Philip Roth Dead At 85
In his 60s, Roth produced several exceptional novels, including “American Pastoral,” “The Human Stain” and “I Married a Communist.”
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Pulitzer Prize Board, MIT Open Investigations Into Junot Díaz's Behavior
Díaz has also stepped down from his role as chairman of the prize's board in the wake of several women's accusations.
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Kendrick Lamar Won A Pulitzer Because ‘DAMN.’ Is Journalism
Before y'all drag me, let me explain.
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Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize In Music For 'Damn'
Lamar is the first nonclassical or jazz artist to win the Pulitzer Prize in music.
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This Year's Pulitzer Prizes Honor Reporting On The Me Too Movement
The New York Times and The New Yorker jointly won for their coverage of sexual assault in Hollywood.
Catch A Sneak Peek At 'Indecent,' A Queer-Themed Broadway Play You Can Now Stream
Curtis M. Wong
The Tony-winning drama examines an early-20th century scandal in New York.
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An article just published in the New England Journal of Medicine predicts the future prevalence of obesity among adults in
Popular Fiction Writers’ Latest Books You Must Read
Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King "A blood-splattered pleasure. It's hard to say what the deeper message of
The 2017 Kirkus Prize Finalists
The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea "An elegant narrative braced by a fierce, sobering environmental conviction." A sweeping
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ARTS & CULTURE
Pulitzer-Prize-Winning Poet John Ashbery Dead At 90
By Reuters Staff, Reuters
He won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award and the National Book Circle Critics Award all in the same year.
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