Long Island University announced the winners of its prestigious Polk Awards Tuesday morning, and among the winners are ABC News, Al Jazeera and Bloomberg.
Bloomberg’s Ben Elgin, Alan Katz and Vernon Silver won for their reporting on how U.S. companies sell surveillance equipment to oppressive regimes overseas.
Other winners included the staff of the Wall Street Journal, NPR’s “This American Life,” and the late New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid. You can read about all the winners here.
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- Diane Sawyer, ABC's 'Hidden America' Honored With Food Bank 'Can Do' Award
- Scott Pelley to Receive Fred Friendly First Amendment Award
- 'Good Morning America,' 'Today,' 'CBS Sunday Morning' Secure Daytime Emmy Nominations