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  • 'Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and "To Kill a Mockingbird" '

    'Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and "To Kill a Mockingbird" '
    Originally released to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the publication of Lee's enduringly popular novel, this documentary compiles comments by many notables about the impact they felt from the story of Southern lawyer Atticus Finch and his handling...
  • Justin McLeod's Blog

    Justin McLeod's Blog
    August 15 Goodbye They say all good things must come to an end.  With that, I'm leaving WDBJ and the news business.  I've accepted a position as the community relations coordinator for Roanoke City Schools.  There are several reasons why I'm switching...
  • Obamas launch campaign to help military families

    WASHINGTON — With the country at war for nearly a decade, the president and first lady today unveiled a new campaign called "Joining Forces," to enlist all segments of society in helping service members and their families. President Obama said...
  • Beautiful day couldn't distract Daley from the issues

    My favorite Daley moment came on a beautiful summer day during the 1996 Democratic National Convention. The mayor and his wife paid a courtesy call at a lunchtime reception hosted by NBC's Tom Brokaw and PBS' Jim Lehrer at the Tavern Club. Seeing the...
  • Jon Stewart takes potshot at Rick Sanchez

    Jon Stewart takes potshot at Rick Sanchez
    That was quick. Rick Sanchez has become a favorite punchline among comedians. Jon Stewart and David Letterman mocked the recently fired host of CNN's "Rick's List" at Comedy Central's "Night of Too Many Stars" event in New York on Saturday (Oct. 2),...
  • Sept. 15, 1993: 'I'm an adult now,' says Iverson, jailed at Newport News City Farm

    Allen Iverson, the eye of a brewing civil rights storm, said Tuesday that he's become "wiser and stronger." From now on, Iverson said, school will come before basketball. In his first interview since being jailed for taking part in a bowling alley brawl,...
  • Jan. 3, 1995: Iverson fitting in as a freshman at Georgetown

    Four months into an improbable academic and athletic odyssey, Allen Iverson has apparently built a sturdy foundation at Georgetown University. ``This is where I want to be in my life right now,'' Iverson said Monday during his first interview since his...
  • Michelle Obama here today for Oprah taping

    WASHINGTON — First lady Michelle Obama is traveling to Chicago today to tape a program on military families with her friend Oprah Winfrey, an Obama aide said. The first lady is making a quick in-and-out trip home to appear on a show about one of...
  • Ann Curry status at 'Today' handled horribly by NBC News

    Ann Curry status at 'Today' handled horribly by NBC News
    NBC News used to be very good at handling major on-air change. The passing of the baton from Tom Brokaw to Brian Williams was textbook for how it should be done. But what NBC News President Steve Capus and his lieutenants are doing to Ann Curry as they ...
  • Who's to blame for America's nasty politics? Tom Brokaw.

    Who's to blame for America's nasty politics? Tom Brokaw.
    You know who I blame for the terrible tone in American politics? Tom Brokaw. No, not the man himself, but what he represents. Since Dan Rather famously beclowned himself, Mr. Brokaw stands as the last of the respected "voice of God" news anchors (CBS...
  • Coffee-table books

    Coffee-table books
    Art Nouveau Norbert Wolf Prestel, $75 The Art Nouveau movement covered it all — decorative arts, architecture, fashion, dance, advertising and more — and this book seeks to restore the movement's prominence in the discussion of modern art....