Journalism Terms

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        wire service - a news collection and transmission service. News services include:

        -AFP - Agence France-Presse - world service based in France
-AP - Associated Press - world service based in the U.S.
-CNT-CPT - Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Telegraph, for transmission of correspondents' stories
-CP - Canadian Press news service
-Reuters - world service based in the United Kingdom
-Tass - Soviet Union news service
-UPI - United Press International, world service based in the U.S.