Tulsa World awarded Google Ideas grant to investigate improper mortgage practices

Published: 2/7/2013 2:26 PM

Eight newsrooms around the world will receive funding from Google for investigative journalism. The Tulsa World is one of them.

With a share of a $50,000 Google Ideas grant, the World’s Enterprise Team will look into improper mortgage servicing practices in Oklahoma. World Staff Writers Casey Smith and Cary Aspinwall will be the lead reporters on the project along with World Staff Writers Jarrel Wade and Curtis Killman.

Google Ideas is the think tank connected to the popular search engine with a mission to convene stakeholders, research and initiatives to explore the role that technology can play in today’s challenges.

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