Remembering Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts, a pioneering female journalist who gave an insider’s perspective on Washington politics, died Sept. 17 from breast cancer complications at age 75.
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Remembering John C. Quinn

John C. Quinn

The Newseum and the Newseum Institute mourn the loss of John C. Quinn, a distinguished journalist, former deputy chairman of the Freedom Forum and co-founder of the Chips Quinn Scholars diversity in journalism program.
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Former Newseum Editor Donald Ross Dies

Donald Ross

The Newseum and Newseum Institute today mourn the loss of Donald Ross, a writer and editor who shaped some of the Newseum’s major galleries and exhibits.
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Remembering Gwen Ifill

Gwen Ifill

Gwen Ifill, author, moderator and managing editor of PBS’s “Washington Week,” and one of the most prominent journalists in the country, died Nov. 14, 2016, in Washington. She was 61.
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Remembering Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

He called himself “The Greatest,” and there were few people inside or outside of sports who would disagree.
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Remembering Morley Safer

Morley Safer

Morley Safer, the last of the original correspondents on “60 Minutes,” died May 19, 2016. He was 84.
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Yogi Berra on the Front Page

Yogi Berra

Yankees great Yogi Berra died Sept. 22 at age 90, the day Pope Francis made his first visit to the United States. On today’s front pages, Berra was the only man in America who could overshadow the pope’s three-day visit to Washington.
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Remembering Claude Sitton

Claude Sitton

Claude Sitton, a Pulitzer Prize-winning son of the South whose news beat was the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s, died March 10 in Atlanta. He was 89.
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Remembering Dori J. Maynard

Dori J. Maynard

Dori J. Maynard, who promoted diversity in newsrooms as the president of the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education, died of lung cancer in her California home on Feb. 24. She was 56.
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Remembering David Carr

David Carr

David Carr, renowned media critic and columnist at The New York Times, died Feb. 12 in New York. He was 58. According to the Times, Carr collapsed in the newsroom, where he was found shortly before 9 p.m.
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