The Lariat newspaper uses Associated Press style to maintain consistency throughout articles. This stylebook has various rules on formatting and writing age, addresses, numbers, acronyms and more – including not using an Oxford or serial comma before the last ‘and’ in a list. (Re-read the last sentence again.) Editors for The Lariat must display proficiency in using the AP Stylebook and edit articles accordingly.
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