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Veteran U.K. beat AP reporter, editor Bob Barr dies at age 71

Aug 31, 2018

Veteran U.K. beat AP reporter, editor Bob Barr dies at age 71

Robert Barr, a longtime reporter and editor for The Associated Press in the U.K. from the Lockerbie bombing in 1988 to the death of Stephen Hawking earlier this year, has died after a brief battle with cancer. He was 71. One of the longest-serving AP ...

Nov 22, 2015

James Lagier, former AP Tokyo bureau chief, dies at 80

James C. Lagier, a former Associated Press bureau chief in the United States and Japan whose four-decade career included covering nuclear tests in the Pacific, filing the bulletin on Robert F. Kennedy's death and overseeing AP's reporting of the 1995 Kobe earthquake that killed ...