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David Crary

New York
National Social Issues Reporter — Associated Press
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Covers:  child welfare, youth organizations, abortion laws, lgbt issues, adoption, foster care, gender issues

New York-based reporter with The Associated Press, covering national social issues. Past postings include Nairobi, Johannesburg, Paris, Sarajevo, Toronto.

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David Crary has been a reporter, editor and bureau chief with The Associated Press since 1976. Since 1999, he has been an AP national writer based in New York, primarily writing feature stories about volatile social issues _ abortion, gay rights, prison conditions, divorce and domestic violence, ...

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Sep 19, 2017

Five football players at Wheaton, a Christian college near Chicago, face felony charges in hazing of a teammate  https://apnews.com/98d8ac06eef8491a8adddc2399bafb16 

Sep 19, 2017

Virginia church that Robert E. Lee belonged to after Civil War will no longer be named after him  https://apnews.com/c26d7437fa064192827db14f59360eba 

Sep 19, 2017

A third Texas man pleads guilty to hate-crime assaults on gays targeted via a dating website #LGBT  https://apnews.com/de7f756be39a4d308e980698d1f7b5ee 

Sep 19, 2017

Michigan Civil Rights Commission declines to rule whether anti-#LGBT discrimination violates state law  https://apnews.com/b2ecdf434cfe4d72adf7b6f9e16b67f3 

Sep 18, 2017

University of Rochester assailed over handling of sexual harassment allegations against professor  https://www.apnews.com/26d765dabb0346f39bfd4c2fcd1632bd 

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Have you ever used a typewriter?


Why did you become a journalist?

I liked to write; I liked to learn abut places and people I might otherwise not have encountered.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

No - my high school had no newspaper.