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Todd C. Frankel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch wins the American Society of Newspaper Editors’ Jesse Laventhol Prize for Deadline News Reporting by an Individual. The Jesse Laventhol Prize for Deadline News Reporting by a Team goes to the Charleston Post and Courier staff for its coverage of a sofa store fire that left nine firefighters dead. The Batten Medal goes to Boston Globe columnist Kevin Cullen, and the Miami Herald’s Leonard Pitts Jr. wins for Commentary/Column Writing. PLUS: More winners.