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  • Bob Simon of '60 Minutes' killed in car crash in New York

    Bob Simon of '60 Minutes' killed in car crash in New York
    Bob Simon, a longtime "60 Minutes" correspondent, was killed in a car accident in New York on Wednesday evening, police have confirmed. He was 73. Simon was a passenger in a Lincoln Town Car when it hit the driver's side of a Mercedes Benz that was...
  • Martin Schram: Anchor adrift, questions unasked

    Martin Schram: Anchor adrift, questions unasked
    NBC News is now focusing its investigative lens on its own temporarily dropped anchor, Brian Williams. For the next six months, at least, the $10 million a year superstar of 30 Rock will be on an unpaid suspension assignment somewhere in NBC's Elba. The...
  • Japanese photographer says authorities took his passport to prevent travel to Syria

    A Japanese freelance photographer said Thursday that government officials forced him to give up his passport because he planned a reporting trip to Syria, where two Japanese were killed in a recent hostage crisis. Yuichi Sugimoto, a journalist who has...
  • Paris-based media watchdog laments global decline in press freedoms; cites falls in US, Russia

    Reporters Without Borders says Russia, the United States, Japan and many parts of Europe lost ground last year in its ranking of global press freedoms. War, the rise of non-state groups, crackdowns on demonstrations and economic crises provided a...
  • CBS: '60 Minutes' correspondent Bob Simon killed in crash

    CBS: '60 Minutes' correspondent Bob Simon killed in crash
     Longtime "60 Minutes" correspondent Bob Simon, who covered riots, Academy Award-nominated movies and wars and was held captive for more than a month in Iraq two decades ago, died in a car crash on Wednesday. He was 73. "CBS Evening News" anchor Scott...
  • Bob Simon: One of the greats

    Bob Simon of CBS' "60 Minutes" was a journalism giant who didn't act like a giant. His style should be taught in journalism schools everywhere. With his death at 73 Wednesday night in a car accident, TV journalism loses one of its greatest...
  • Colleagues mourn Bob Simon, '60 Minutes' correspondent

    Reaction to the death of Bob Simon, a longtime "60 Minutes" correspondent who was killed in a car crash in New York City: ___ "I dreamed of being, and still hope to be, a quarter of the writer that Bob Simon is and has been. ... Bob Simon was a legend,...
  • Jon Stewart changed the news while we were watching

    Jon Stewart changed the news while we were watching
    I must confess I came late to Jon Stewart. That's probably not a surprise, considering that I am not in the 18- to 34-year-old demographic that has been so slavishly devoted to him for all of his 17 years as host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central. But...
  • NBC's Brian Williams, in stunning fall from grace, gets six-month suspension

    NBC's Brian Williams, in stunning fall from grace, gets six-month suspension
    "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams was suspended for six months without pay for exaggerating his role in a helicopter incident in Iraq, marking the first time a network news anchor has been stripped of his duties. The disciplinary action Tuesday...
  • Jon Stewart is leaving 'The Daily Show' this year

    Jon Stewart is leaving 'The Daily Show' this year
     Jon Stewart, who turned his biting and free-wheeling humor into an unlikely source of news and analysis for viewers of "The Daily Show," will leave as host this year, Comedy Central said Tuesday. His departure was announced by Comedy Central...
  • Jon Stewart to exit, and that overshadows the Brian Williams news

    Jon Stewart to exit, and that overshadows the Brian Williams news
    It isn't often that worlds collide with such tweet-sweet poetry as happened Tuesday with the consecutive announcements of Jon Stewart's retirement from "The Daily Show" and Brian Williams' six-month suspension from "NBC Nightly News." One can only...