Also, the Center for Investigative Reporting and Public Radio Exchange are winners for their investigation of a huge increase in opiate prescriptions at Veterans Administration hospitals.
The Peabodys are administered by the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia. They honor both journalistic efforts and entertainment programs. The full list of winners is here. Others winners this year include:
-- AMC's Breaking Bad, the fictional series about a high school science teacher who turns into a methamphetamine kingpin.
-- WBZ-TV and WBZ Newsradio in Boston, for their coverage of the marathon bombings.
-- PBS-TV's Frontline, for its documentary League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis.