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Yes, that's good.

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We use Native Americans (or American Indians) in keeping with the style of the Native American Journalists Association. We don't use the term Indigenous peoples of America. But certainly if a person uses that that term for themself, you can also do the same in referring to them.

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We don't have a style for that. But I'd say numerals are fine in that use.

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We don't use the marks, so we don't have a style for that.

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Most AP stories use the style ghost guns, with no quote marks and a brief explanation: firearms without serial numbers. 

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Webster's New World College Dictionary uses no punctuation: 
abbrev. also known as: used before an alias, as in police records [George Desmond aka George Destry]

Question from Jackson, Mississippi, on May 24, 2022

Zoom meeting ID:.xxx xxx xxx
Passcode:. Jxxxxxx
Phone 0ne tap mobile:
+13234568987,,2894190657#,,,,*0254321# US (Chicago)
+1958769078,,2894190657#,,,,*0254321# US
(New York)
+13462487799..2877590857#,,,,0254321# US

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We don't have guidance. Obviously in print that's virtually impossible to follow. But I don't see a good alternative for those who want to join the meeting but don't have online access (or don't have a subscription to your online site). Maybe printing it in full is the best choice.

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I'd use the third option.

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We would use lowercase. 

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Our style is uppercase in all uses. Her books were No. 1 on the list at Lovett Memorial Library in the city's Mt. Airy neighborhood. (I couldn't resist.)

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In headlines: 3 2nd-place awards. In text: three second-place awards.

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If the comma is part of the proper name, then use it.

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Technically, perhaps. But it sure is hard to read and understand.

Of course, we wouldn't use probabilistic in writing for general audiences. But I understand it's likely OK for your specific audience.

I'd argue that you don't need the word modern. Artificial intelligence and machine learning pretty much imply modern.

How about: Probabilistic forecasts based on artificial intelligence and/or machine learning are different ...

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We don't use courtesy titles. I'd suggest asking the person what they prefer.

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I'd definitely use the a before radio format. But I can't give a reason. I'm sure there is one. I just don't know it.

Question from San Francisco, California, on May 23, 2022

"Dig into the data" or "Dig in to the data"?

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One could argue that one either way. I'd use the latter. But I think the former is fine, too.

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No hyphen. We call them simply NATO members.

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Yes.

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No quote marks needed.

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On board, and I'd rephrase: More than 500 pounds of cargo are on board the ship. Or simply ... are on the ship.

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Yes as part of the committee's full name, but not on second reference. Also, we don't hyphenate vice chair.

She is the our company's representative on the AFPM Manufacturing Committee and serves as the committee’s vice chair.

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This follows our style exactly: A competition for students in grades seven through 12 to propose experiments.

I would be OK with the other construction, using the numeral 7 for consistency in a construction with the hyphen.

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We use the lowercase.

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Our style is 1st Lt. with the period. For two, 1st Lts. is technically correct but I would rephrase:
Shawn Edgecomb and Michael Ellis, both first lieutenants, ...

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