| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
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...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Are you feeling uninspired this election season? Are you sick of all the attention being slathered on a small group of die-hard partisans in Iowa and New Hampshire? Do you think the political system's broken and your voice is ignored?
If you're looking...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Tom Brokaw was the anchor of NBC News from 1982 to 2004. He's from the old school of news journalism, a torchbearer from the days of Walter Cronkite when TV newsmen commanded a respect and trust from their audience that doesn't exist anymore. Brokaw's...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Jenn Karlman calls San Diego home and is excited to be back after more than ten years.
Jenn joined FOX-5 News as a field reporter for a year and a half before helping launch the FOX 5 News at Five with Loren Nancarrow. She is thrilled to be working in...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Legendary NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw has reported on the most historic events in our lifetime. He is beloved for his bestselling books; The Greatest Generation, Boom and The Time of Our Lives.
Spend a fascinating evening as this broadcasting icon...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Here are some of the high-profile Ideas Week speakers and Talks:
Colin Powell and Tom Brokaw, both on Monday's 4:30 p.m. program "Military: From the Front Lines to the Home Front" at the Goodman Theatre.
"Meet the Press" moderator David Gregory, Time...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:13 PM
As a young and idealistic freshman in college, I was looking for ways to get involved on campus. The year was 1980, and a presidential election was in full swing.
This would be my first ever opportunity to vote in a presidential election. Also that...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 5:23 PM
When you live in Indiana, you hear Kentucky jokes. In Maryland, they are about West Virginia. When you’re Polish, it doesn’t matter where you live — you are the brunt of jokes. I want to dispel the idea that this nationality is worthy of...
| Sep 5, 2012
If you want to tour Millennium Park with ex-Mayor Richard M. Daley or to visit Intelligentsia's coffee-roasting plant or to get first dibs on programs featuring retired news anchor Tom Brokaw, actor Edward Norton, model Elle Macpherson, chef Jose Andres...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:53 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Former NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw, 72, was taken to the hospital Thursday morning while in Charlotte, North Carolina covering the Democratic National Convention.
A network spokesperson said Brokaw felt "light-headed" on the set of...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 4:09 PM
When I worked for Wilbur F. “Bill” Littlefield, the head public defender for L.A. County, we never discussed the war.
The war, his war, was World War II. Bill Littlefield had been a member of an elite intelligence unit that operated behind...
| Jul 3, 2012
Julian Goodman, the former NBC president who helped establish Chet Huntley and David Brinkley as a well-known news team and led the network from 1966 to 1974, has died. He was 90.
Goodman died Monday after a brief illness in Juno Beach, Fla., where he...