We’re so sad to learn that journalist Gwen Ifill has passed away at the age of 61. She began her career in print journalism at The Baltimore Evening Sun, The Washington Post, and The New York Times before moving into television first at NBC and then PBS.
We're sad to hear that CBS News correspondent Bob Simon died in a car crash yesterday in Manhattan, NY. Simon was 73 years old. He began working at CBS News in 1967 and was soon offered a position in CBS' London Bureau.