RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Tom Brokaw

A collection of news and information related to Tom Brokaw published by this site and its partners.

Top Tom Brokaw Articles

Displaying items 13-24
  • Postal clerk ninth victim of anthrax

    A postal clerk who sorted mail in the District of Columbia and Maryland is in serious condition with inhalation anthrax, prompting postal officials to evacuate two distribution centers yesterday and test about 2,250 workers for the disease. As a...
  • Anthrax alert shuts House

    WASHINGTON - Investigators said that they have "substantive leads" about the origins of the anthrax that was mailed to Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle and triggered a partial shutdown yesterday on Capitol Hill. Congressional leaders closed the House...
  • Anthrax reward: $1 million

    WASHINGTON - The FBI and the U.S. Postal Service offered rewards yesterday of up to $1 million for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever sent anthrax-tainted letters to NBC in New York and to Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle in...
  • Police say letter to New York Post is anthrax-laced

    A letter mailed to the New York Post has tested positive for anthrax and is similar to anthrax-laced letters sent to NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw and Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, police said late yesterday. The letter addressed to "Editor" was...
  • For Phelps, double shifts are all in a day's work

    How does he do it? How does Michael Phelps awaken at the athletes' village, eat, take a 20-minute bus ride to the Olympic Aquatic Centre, warm up, race, warm down, get a massage, bus back to the village, eat, sleep, wake up and do it all again in the...
  • We must summon the American spirit

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Although the first day of the Republican convention was disrupted by the hurricane that wasn't, the rest of the week is following the carefully planned script. As will, I'm sure, the Democratic convention next week in Charlotte, N.C.....
  • PASSINGS: Ron Palillo, Al Freeman Jr., James M. Naughton

    PASSINGS: Ron Palillo, Al Freeman Jr., James M. Naughton
    Ron Palillo Actor played Arnold Horshack on 'Kotter' Ron Palillo, 63, an actor whose signature role was Arnold Horshack in the 1970s TV sitcom "Welcome Back, Kotter," died Tuesday of a heart attack in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., said his agent, Jackie...
  • Chronology of 2001 anthrax events

    Sept. 18: Envelopes containing letters and granular substances are sent to NBC News in New York and the New York Post. Both are mailed from Trenton, N.J. Sept. 22: Editorial page assistant at New York Post who opens letters to the editor notices...
  • Olympics: Director to preview Opening Ceremony on ‘Rock Center’

     
    Has Olympic fever kicked in yet? If you need help getting in the mood, “Rock Center With Brian Williams” will offer a preview of the Opening Ceremony for the London Olympics. Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle (“Slumdog Millionaire&#...
  • Olympics: Paul McCartney, Daniel Craig, Queen Elizabeth in Opening Ceremony

     
    The Opening Ceremony of the London Olympics will be a celebration of all things British. The best of Britain includes the Beatles and James Bond. Paul McCartney has announced he will perform in Friday's event, which starts at 7:30 p.m. on NBC. James...
  • Valencia College president to serve on jobs creation panel at Republican Convention

     
    The president of Valencia College, Sandy Shugart, will serve on a panel focusing on job creation during the Republican National Convention next week. Shugart was picked for the panel, which will feature a number of high-ranking officials from across the...
  • Tom Brokaw hospitalized at Democratic National Convention in Charlotte

     
    Former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw, 72, is in Charlotte, NC this week covering the Democratic National Convention for NBC. On the set of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" Thursday (Sept. 6), Brokaw complained of light-headedness and was taken to a local...