Diagram courtesy of Mr Net. AP is a wholly owned subsidiarity of Reuters, which in turn is controlled by 1 founder stock with sole voting right to whomever controls it. That sole vote controls much of the Free Press. ~
Reuters & AP are oft first & second stage of financial & political news around the world. For centuries. Read about Waterloo & carrier pigeons.
Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul ☑