Ap Stylebook updates, 2/2

ensure, insure, assure
Use ensure to mean guarantee: Steps were taken to ensure accuracy.
Use insure for references to insurance: The policy insures his life.
Use assure to mean to make sure or give confidence: She assured us the statement was accurate.

Gulf, Gulf Coast
Capitalize when referring to the region of the United States lying along the Gulf of Mexico.

IQ
Acceptable in all references for intelligence quotient.

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