OT_282486_LYTT_LDDANI_11Melissa Little/St. Peters

The writing in this feature piece about Dani floored me. St. Petersburg Times writer Lane Degregory wrote about Dani, a little girl so badly neglected for years that she was “made” autistic. Since being removed from the home she has been adopted by a wonderful couple, but the story is amazing . . . See the full multimedia and written piece HERE

The 2009 Breaking News Photography Pulitzer went to the Miami Herald’s Patrick Farrell, click on Farrell’s name for the link to the photos and an video about the win.

Pulitzer Prize Winner for features went to Damon Winter at the New York Times for his coverage of Obama’s campaign, and you can see the photos HERE.