Q. What is the AP's guideline on the correct article usage before titles: John Doe IS director of.. or John Doe IS THE director of... Thanks in advance! from San Francisco on Tue, May 03, 2016
A. Use of the definite article underlines a particular or specific position or title.
Q. When indicating a start and end time that are both in the afternoon or morning, is it necessary to include p.m. or a.m. with both start and end time. E.g., 4 p.m. - 7 p.m., vs. 4 - 7 p.m. from Minneapolis on Tue, May 03, 2016
A. It's 4-7 p.m. with a hyphen, per example in the "times" entry.