Latest Tom Brokaw Stories

2008-06-19 09:00:00

"Russert's style was an innovation in news interviewing on television. It's made a huge difference.

2008-06-19 09:00:31

By David Zurawik, The Baltimore Sun Jun. 19--A TV wake of six days and five nights for NBC newsman Tim Russert came to an end yesterday with a moving memorial service on cable channel MSNBC.

2008-06-18 12:00:18

By Eric Mink, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 18--Sunday morning, I asked Bill Teller, one of the shift managers at Kaldi's Coffeehouse in downtown Clayton, if he thought the media coverage of Tim Russert's sudden death on Friday had become excessive. "No," he said.

2008-06-18 00:00:15

By Frazier Moore, The Associated Press NEW YORK - Tim Russert's chair was empty on "Meet the Press" on Sunday, two days after his unexpected death.

2008-06-17 21:00:00

By JESSICA HESLAM During a touching tribute on yesterday's "Today" show, Luke Russert was asked about his late father Tim's role as a journalist and broadcaster.

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 18:00:03

The late Meet the Press host Tim Russert was a father to many journalists during his time on the U.S. TV news series, journalist Maria Shriver said Sunday.

2008-06-15 00:00:11

If it's Sunday, it's "Meet the Press," as Tim Russert said so many times in his unmatched 16 { years as moderator of network television's longest-running show.

2008-06-14 06:00:00

Power broker, Journalist, Commentator And -- most importantly -- a father and son, television lost a leading figure in Tim Russert, leaving an industry struggling to absorb a huge loss.

2008-06-13 18:00:21

WASHINGTON _ Tim Russert, hard-charging host of NBC's ``Meet the Press'' and one of the best-schooled political minds on network television news, has died of an apparent heart attack at the age of 58, NBC reported Friday.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.