Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for marathon bombing coverage; stories on US spy programs honored

  • by: DEEPTI HAJELA , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 15, 2014 - 5:50 AM

NEW YORK — An award that usually is met with cheers and jubilation instead came with a moment of silence, as The Boston Globe won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for its "exhaustive and empathetic" coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt that followed.

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