Originally published on Thu October 30, 2014 1:25 pm
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RENEE MONTAGNE, BYLINE: And now this. The poet Galway Kinnell has died. He began writing poetry at the end of World War II in a plain-spoken style some compared to Walt Whitman. In his long career, he won both a Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award.
Originally published on Wed October 29, 2014 8:57 am
At most news organizations, journalists celebrate when they get a story in print, on air or online.
At Storyful, editors high-five when they knock a story down.
"We like to think about [Storyful] as the first social news agency," said Mark Little, the company's buoyant CEO. A former television news anchor and correspondent in his native Ireland, Little conceived the company in 2009 after watching the documentation of mounting protests in Iran posted to Flickr and YouTube.