Al-Jazeera journalists

The Justice Department violated its own rules when it secretly seized records for thousands of phone calls to and from journalists for The Associated Press as part of a leak investigation, the head of the company said Wednesday. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

AP President: Journalists ‘Under Attack’ Worldwide

The president and CEO of The Associated Press says journalists around the world are “increasingly under attack” by people trying to influence and control the news.