Latest Katie Couric Stories

2008-10-12 15:00:15

Maybe you remember "Dave." It was a 1993 movie starring Kevin Kline as Dave Kovic, an everyday guy who happens to be a dead ringer for the president. When the chief executive is stricken, his aides secretly recruit Dave to fill in for him. Problem is, Dave quickly begins to lose himself in the role.

2008-10-11 12:00:15

By David Bauder Associated Press NEW YORK -- CBS is looking good so far this TV season, easily winning last week in the prime-time ratings and perhaps minting a new hit in "The Mentalist." About a man who solves crimes using acute powers of observation, the show was the third most-watched scripted series last week.

2008-10-08 21:00:19

By Dennis Prager Just as Charlie Gibson did in his interview with Sarah Palin, Katie Couric set out to humiliate the Republican vice presidential candidate with a series of "gotcha" questions.

2008-10-06 21:00:21

By Jeff Simon "Gotcha journalism" John McCain called it Monday night in a high- pitched querulous voice as he sat next to his vice presidential nominee Gov. Sarah Palin. He was discussing with Katie Couric criticism of the woman he chose above all Americans, great and small, to be his No. 2.

2008-10-02 09:00:03

By Beth Fouhy Associated Press NEW YORK -- Sarah Palin is heading into her debate with Joe Biden, easily the most-anticipated vice presidential faceoff ever, weighed down by fresh evidence that voters are developing serious doubts about her readiness for the job.

2008-10-01 21:00:15

By David Bauder NEW YORK - After two years of stories about bad ratings and an uncertain future, Katie Couric is back to making news the old- fashioned way - with her work.

2008-10-01 21:00:07

By MICHAEL SMERCONISH I received an e-mail last week from a free-lance scheduler who often offers me celebrities for my radio program. He had a question: "Interested in Sarah Palin's dad, Chuck Heath? . . .

2008-09-30 21:00:02

By Alan Pergament The importance of the new television season is being blunted this fall by the nonstop entertainment coming from the 2008 presidential race.

2008-09-30 00:00:25

By Dominic Lawson Joseph Robinette Biden - known to all as "Joe" - was once the most talked about American politician in Britain. Unfortunately for the senior Delaware Senator, all the talk was accompanied by incredulous laughter.

2008-09-30 01:00:00

Chuck Heath, the father of Republican US vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin, said Tina Fey's impersonation of Palin was "kinda cute."

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