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Breaking news writer

Posted: 10/17/2021 10:25:00 AM

Company: UPI
Website: https://www.upi.com/

Description: United Press International is seeking freelance writers to work remotely covering breaking news from around the United States and the world. The work, available on any and all weekdays, involves some aggregation and some original reporting. The job calls for self-motivation, quick thinking, fast writing and production, as well as dedication to factual accuracy, a sharp eye for nuance and solid news judgment. Experience with web production and digital best practices preferred.
Additionally, we're looking for reporters to contribute more in-depth stories based on original reporting on a broad range of topics of national interest a few times a month. From clean energy and healthcare, to immigration and infrastructure, we’re looking for deeper stories to put breaking news and trends in context.
Send cover letter, clips and resume to jobs@upi.com.

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