Jasmine Goldband, Scott Kingsley, Jill Karnicki, Evelyn Green, Brett CoomerHouston Chronicle
Chloe Coleman, Thomas Ryan RedCorn, Andrew BrafordThe Washington Post
Francis GardlerLincoln Journal Star
The winner of this category featured great usage of a great image. The image and design come together perfectly to communicate the mood of this news event.
Judges: Ellen M. Banner/The Seattle Times, Ramon Dompor/The Seattle Times , Danny Gawlowski/The Seattle Times, Bettina Hansen/The Seattle Times