Anthony Shadid

New York Times photographer Tyler Hicks stands on the frontline on March 11, 2011 near Ras Lanuf, Libya. Hicks carried Shadid to Turkey. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Former Washington Post Reporter Anthony Shadid Dies On Assignment In Syria

New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner whose dispatches captured untold stories from Baghdad under “shock and awe” bombing to Libya wracked by civil war, died Thursday of an apparent asthma attack in Syria while reporting on the uprising against its president.