NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Wald, a longtime journalist who helped build ABC News into a powerhouse following a career in newspapers, has died. He was 92.
Wald suffered a stroke either Sunday night or Monday morning and never regained consciousness before dying Friday at a hospital in New Rochelle, New York, said his son, news executive Jonathan Wald.
DAHLONEGA, Ga. (AP) — A documentary about the World War II jungle fighting unit known as Merrill’s Marauders premiered at a Georgia campus with three of the unit's few surviving members in attendance.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 6-12:
Feb. 6: Actor Mamie Van Doren is 91. Actor Mike Farrell is 83. NBC news anchorman Tom Brokaw is 82. Actor Gayle Hunnicutt is 79. Singer Fabian is 79.