Latest Tom Brokaw Stories

2005-10-07 00:29:43

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - At a time when the TV news business is looking to reinvent itself, a glimpse of the future might be found weeknights at 7 p.m. ET, when Fox News Channel begins its whirlwind tour through the day's headlines.

2005-09-19 01:06:15

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Television's stars paid tribute to the departed news anchors of the major U.S. networks at the Emmy Awards on Sunday and acknowledged the victims of Hurricane Katrina by wearing flowers and trying to raise money for relief efforts.

2005-09-15 21:16:39

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Four years after the Emmy Awards were twice postponed in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks, the devastation of Hurricane Katrina is exerting a far more subtle force on U.S. television's biggest night.

2005-08-23 12:57:53

By Paul Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Well before the passing of Peter Jennings two weeks ago, critics questioned the future of the network evening news. There have been doom-and-gloom predictions about the evening news for decades, as far back as 1983.

2005-08-08 15:38:04

Please read in paragraph 18 "Dan Rather ended his 24-year career as CBS lead anchor in March" instead of "Dan Rather ended his 24-year career as CBS lead anchor last month." By Cal Mankowski NEW YORK (Reuters) - Peter Jennings, prime-time anchorman for ABC News for more than two decades, has died of lung cancer at his home, the network said.

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.