Latest Plame affair Stories

2008-06-20 15:00:02

A former Bush administration spokesman told a U.S. congressional committee he doesn't know if a crime was committed when Valerie Plame's identity was leaked.

2008-06-16 06:00:19

By Gary Levin The symbolism was as touching as it was obvious: The chair Tim Russert filled for 17 years on NBC's Meet the Press was left vacant on Sunday's broadcast, acknowledging the gap not just on TV's longest-running show but also in political coverage on and beyond NBC.

2008-06-15 18:00:02

By Jerry Zremski, The Buffalo News, N.Y. Jun. 15--WASHINGTON -- The public will get to say goodbye to Emmy-winning newsman Tim Russert during a wake in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. A private funeral and memorial will follow on Wednesday, according to NBC officials.

2008-06-15 15:00:02

By Jerry Zremski, The Buffalo News, N.Y. Jun. 15--WASHINGTON -- Buffalo's federal lawmakers said today that they want to rename a portion of U.S. Route 20 in Orchard Park after the late Tim Russert. Meanwhile, Mayor Byron W.

2008-06-14 12:00:24

DALLAS, June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Volunteers and staff of the American Heart Association extend their sympathy to the family and friends of national television journalist Tim Russert who died suddenly on Friday.

2008-06-14 03:00:02

By Rich Heldenfels, The Akron Beacon Journal, Ohio Jun. 14--It seemed as if Tim Russert was always leaning. Leaning in for that nugget of information he was doggedly digging out of an interview subject.

2008-06-14 00:00:20

PHILADELPHIA _ NBC's Tim Russert, 58, perhaps the most widely respected newsperson in all of television, collapsed and died of a heart attack while at work in Washington Friday afternoon.

2008-06-13 18:00:22

U.S. activist the Rev. Al Sharpton remembered late newsman Tim Russert Friday as one of the best and fairest journalists in TV history. Russert died after collapsing in the Washington bureau of NBC News Friday. He was 58.

2007-03-30 18:00:16

By Paul Edward Parker; Journal Staff Writer The attorney general's office this week releases statistics measuring visits to its site since the posting of Station fire evidence.

2006-09-05 17:33:40

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. government asked a federal judge on Tuesday to imprison two reporters who have refused to reveal sources in the BALCO steroid case which has damaged the reputations of top athletes, but prosecutors agreed to delay imposition of the punishment.

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