Layoffs at the Associated Press Layoffs began at the Associated Press Wednesday. Gawker has been compiling a list of those who lost their jobs, along with several rumors swirling around the AP offices. The layoffs were expected. By Ragan StaffJan. 25, 2011 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.