The 2015 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced today. A luncheon will be held next month for the awards to be presented.
The winners and finalists:
Public Service Reporting
Finalists: The Boston Globe and the Wall Street Journal
Breaking News Reporting
Finalists: Staff at The Buffalo News and the Los Angeles Times
Finalists: The Chicago Tribune’s David Jackson, Duaa Eldeib and Gary Marx.
Zachary R. Mider, Bloomberg News, for a series on taxes.
Finalists: The Denver Post’s John Ingold, Joe Amon and Lindsay Pierce, and Reuters’ Joan Biskupic, Janet Roberts and John Shiffman
Rob Kuznia, Rebecca Kimitch and Frank Suraci, Daily Breeze, Torrance, California for an investigation into a corrupt school district.
Finalists: The Chicago Tribune’s Joe Mahr, Joseph Ryan and Matthew Walberg and Tulsa World’s Ziva Branstetter and Cary Aspinwall
Carol D. Leonnig, The Washington Post for coverage of the Secret Service.
Finalists: McClatchy’s Marisa Taylor, Jonathan Landay and Ali Watkins and The New York Times’ Walt Bogdanich and Mike McIntire
The New York Times staff for coverage of Ebola.
Finalists: Los Angeles Times’ Richard Marosi and Don Bartletti and Reuters’ Ned Parker and a team
Diana Marcum, Los Angeles Times, for coverage of the drought.
Finalists: The Boston Globe’s Sarah Schweitzer and The New Yorker’s Jennifer Gonnerman
Lisa Falkenberg, Houston Chronicle for a series of stories on grand jury abuses.
Finalists: The New York Times’ David Carr and The Wall Street Journal’s Matthew Kaminski.
Mary McNamara, Los Angeles Times
Finalists: The New York Times’ Manohla Dargis and The Village Voice’s Stephanie Zacharek
Kathleen Kingsbury, The Boston Globe
Finalists: The St. Louis Post Dispatch’s Tony Messenger and Kevin Horrigan and The Star Tribune’s Jill Burcum
Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News
Finalists: Baltimore Sun’s Kevin Kallaugher and Daily Kos’ Dan Perkins
Breaking News Photography
St. Louis Post-Dispatch staff for coverage of Ferguson, Missouri.
Finalists: The New York Times’ Mauricio Lima, Sergey Ponomarev and Uriel Sinai and The New York Times’ Tyler Hicks, Sergey Ponomarev and Wissam Nassar
Daniel Berehulak, freelance photographer, The New York Times for coverage of Ebola.
Finalists: AFP’s Bulent Kilic and San Antonio Express-News’ Bob Owen, Jerry Lara and Lisa Krantz