But in a year when the media has been galvanised by digging into Trump's chaotic presidency, Lamar's award for his album Damn also stood out as the rapper from Compton, California became the first rap artist to win a Pulitzer in music.
It is the first non-classical or jazz work to win the award.
The 30-year-old Californian won the prize for his album Damn, released in April 2017. Kendrick has been on a winning streak that began early this year.
The 2018 Pulitzer Prizes to mark the best in journalism was awarded at Columbia University in New York City on Monday.
The recognition comes on the heels of growing acceptance of hip-hop from reigning cultural institutions over the past year, including LL Cool J becoming the first hip-hop artist to be acknowledged by the Kennedy Center Honors and Jay-Z the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The New York Times received an award for Public Service, for reporting led by Jodi Kantor and Meghan Twohey.
This award was given to the Press Democrat for the coverage of one of the most devastating wildfires in California.
The Pulitzer for investigative reporting was awarded to The Washington Post for its expose of Roy S. Moore, the Republican Senate candidate in Alabama, whose bid for higher office was upended after the daily uncovered that he had groped and harassed multiple women, one as young as 14.
The Arizona Republic and USA Today Network for multimedia reporting including podcasts and virtual reality that examined President Donald Trump's proposal to construct a wall along the US-Mexico border.
For a text-cum-video narrative documenting seven days of greater Cincinnati's heroin epidemic.
Also nominated as finalists: The Houston Chronicle for its coverage of Hurricane Harvey and The New York Times for its coverage of the Las Vegas mass shooting. "The president-elect's transition team and his eventual administration".
Reuters won Pulitzer Prizes on Monday for global reporting and photography.
Likewise, the "Duterte's War" series which reported on the links between President Duterte and police assassination squads, was recently named the victor of an Overseas Press Club Award for Best Investigative Reporting.
Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah, a freelance reporter for GQ for her profile on Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof. In journalistic categories of nationality does not matter, but the article should be published in the American periodical, reports RIA Novosti.
Criticism: Jerry Saltz of New York Magazine.
For a robust body of work that conveyed a canny and often daring perspective on visual art in America, encompassing the personal, the political, the pure and the profane.
Miller said about six or seven structures experienced some damage, mostly minor except for one home that had a tree fall on it. The NWS has the final say on whether or not the damage was tornadic in nature or was done by straight-line winds.
Hopefully it's not so serious that we have to wait several months before we get to play Dark Souls on the move. Dark Souls Remastered will release later than anticipated on Nintendo Switch , as confirmed today.
Referred to as "market cap", it is determined by doubling a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. Sandler O'Neill reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $64.00 target price on shares of Wells Fargo in a research note on Friday.
The technology sends information back and forth from a auto to another vehicle or infrastructure several times a second. This information can be used by other DSRC-enabled vehicles and devices to help drivers prevent collisions.
Yes, we're getting a new Castlevania game - but before you get too excited, it's only coming to Apple's iOS. Genya ArikadoA mysterious person belonging to the confidential organization of the Japanese government.
We'll continue to provide updates until the outage has been resolved and Twitter has (hopefully) offered some kind of explanation. Several people on Twitter on Tuesday reported issues that made it nearly impossible to load profile or even refresh the timeline.
In 2016, the Mainliners frontman became the first person to be inducted into Ireland's Country Music Hall Of Fame. The musician, whose real name was Thomas McBride, was affectionately known as Ireland's king of country music .
Jaguar Land Rover has decided not to renew contracts of about 1,000 of its agency staffers at the Solihull factory in UK. Also, Brexit and related issues have made it increasingly hard for JLR to finalise on a strategy.
The Western states have accused forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad of an attack with the use of chemical weapons in Duma. President Trump said the strikes were necessary to prevent chemical weapons from being used on innocent Syrians again.
Facebook might think it's facing enough problems right now, but the company's about to run into another privacy-related headache. A California judge on Monday gave the green light to a three-year-old case claiming the social network violated IL law.
In a statement to Extra.ie, French champions Clermont Auvergne said: 'There is no contact between Paddy Jackson and the club. When asked to comment on the Olding move Hunter said, "I can tell you what I know is nothing".
Icahn reaches deal to sell Tropicana Entertainment
Eldorado Resorts is buying nearly all the assets from Tropicana Entertainment Incorporated, in an acquisition worth $1.85 billion. The company said the "Tropicana portfolio is in good shape and we have no immediate significant capex plans acquired properties".
Intraday Mover - NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
This organization's stock showed a trading volume of 12.54 million shares, compared to its average daily volume of 16.96M shares. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 85.00% of the company's stock. 151 funds opened positions while 383 raised stakes.
At $67.82 NIKE, Inc. (NKE) Forms Double Top
The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by Citigroup. (NYSE: NKE ) on Thursday, November 16 with "Buy" rating. Davenport & Company Llc decreased its stake in Rtn (RTN) by 0.94% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
Chemical weapons team kept from alleged attack site in Syria
But the British delegation to the OPCW said Russian Federation and Syria had not yet allowed inspectors access to Douma . RAF jets launched missiles at the weekend which targeted military bases thought to have been holing chemical weapons.
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He is also the owner of Optimum Scouting , which produces an annual draft guide that grades hundreds of prospects every year. Utah defensive end Kyle Fitts went to the New Orleans Saints in the sixth round with the No. 189 overall pick.