AP Stylebook updates, 12/21

blood alcohol content
The concentration of alcohol in blood. It is usually measured as mass per volume. For example, 0.02 percent means 0.02 grams of alcohol per 100 grams of an individual’s blood. The legal limit for intoxication in most states is 0.08 percent. The jury found he was driving with a blood alcohol level above Florida’s 0.08 limit.

A trademark for small pieces of paper with an adhesive strip on the back that can be attached to documents.

The capital of Yemen. The double-a retains the Arabic pronunciation of San`a, AP’s former spelling.

serviceman, servicewoman
But service member.

Capitalize as part of the name of a specific conflict: the Afghanistan War, the Iraq War, the Civil War, the Cold War, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the War of 1812, World War I, World War II, Gulf War.

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