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Blogger Catches AP Inserting "Assault Rifle" into Alabama Hostage Story

Within less than twenty-four hours, the Associated Press changed its mind three times about what kind of weapon Jimmy Lee Dykes, the Alabama man thought to be holding a five-year-old boy hostage in his homemade, underground bunker, used to terrorize his neighbors. Yesterday, blogger Bob Owens grabbed a screen cap of the story: Yes, the Associated Press has been caught red-handed changing “shotgun” to “assault rifle” in their reporting. Since […]