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2018 Pulitzer Prizes winners announced

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and have jointly won the 2018 for public service for their reporting on exposing powerful and wealthy sexual predators, including allegations against Hollywood

announced the winners of the 2018 Pulitzer Prizes at the Monday in New York City, reported on Tuesday.

also shared the honour for national reporting with for their coverage of the investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 US

of Santa Rosa, California, won the breaking news award for coverage of the wildfires that swept through California's wine country last fall.

The and Network took the Explanatory Reporting prize for their reporting on U.S. Donald Trump's proposed border wall.

American Kendrick Lamar's "DAMN" won the for music. It is the first non-classical or jazz work to win the award. The 30-year-old won five in January for the album.

The Pulitzer Prize for Fiction went to "Less" by American It is a delightful book about growing older and the essential nature of love.

The Pulitzers, the most prestigious honours in American journalism, have been awarded since 1917. Public service award winners receive a gold medal, and the other awards carry a prize of $15,000 each.



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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 07:08 IST