Latest Katie Couric Stories

2008-09-26 09:00:17

By Amy Westfeldt Associated Press NEW YORK -- Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin defended her remark that the proximity of Russia to her home state of Alaska gives her foreign policy experience, explaining in a CBS interview airing Thursday that "we have trade missions back and forth." Palin has never visited Russia and until last year the 44-year- old Alaska governor had never traveled outside North America.

2008-09-26 06:00:24

By Al Neuharth OXFORD, Miss. -- The first presidential debate may or may not go exactly as planned here tonight at Ole Miss. This red, white and blue decorated campus was abuzz Thursday.

2008-09-25 17:46:18

NEW YORK - Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin said Wednesday that the U.S. could be headed for another Great Depression if Congress doesn't act on the financial crisis.

2008-09-25 15:00:22

David Letterman said he was disappointed Sen. John McCain backed out of an appearance on his show so he could be interviewed by Katie Couric. The Republican U.S.

2008-09-18 21:00:17

By Alan Pergament More high-definition channels have arrived on Time Warner Cable, but don't expect a 24-hour news channel here any time soon. That's the word from the area's largest cable system.

2008-09-17 18:00:16

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK - Second in the broadcast network competition to talk to Sarah Palin: Katie Couric. The CBS anchor will spend two days on the road with the Republican vice presidential candidate as well as presidential hopeful John McCain, the network said Tuesday.

2008-09-05 00:00:16

By Mike Hughes A diva convergence, blending the top voices in pop music, reaches live TV on Friday. And the idea started with a mismatched meeting. "There were seven of us -- women of a certain age," recalls Laura Ziskin, 58.

2008-09-04 21:00:23

By Frazier Moore NEW YORK - Katie Couric, Charles Gibson and Brian Williams have something in common besides their jobs: Each has lost loved ones to cancer - which gives them something in common with nearly everybody.

2008-09-03 15:00:09

By Mike Pearson It's Friday morning and you've survived the Democratic National Convention. It wasn't the root canal you expected, but it wasn't a $200 lap dance either. The past four days seem like a hallucination of religious revivalism and apocalyptic brooding.

2008-09-01 09:00:17

By MATEA GOLD By Matea Gold and James Rainey Los Angeles Times ST. PAUL, Minn. The television networks and national cable news outlets Sunday shifted their top talent and reporters from the Republican National Convention here to the Gulf region to prepare for Hurricane Gustav's landfall.

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