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Author:Mateos, Evelyn

The Associated Press has recently partnered with Google News Initiative to create an online tool aimed at improving the way news organizations collaborate. The tool will enable participating members to share journalism and coverage plans, allowing publishers to provide more news content to their readers,

The pilot project, called the Local News Sharing Network, will take place in New York over the next year with news sharing expected to begin in early 2020. According to a press release, nearly two dozen members plan to participate, including the Daily Freeman, the Observer Dispatch, the Times Union, the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, WFUV and WRNN. The press release also stated that "New York was...

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