Posts Tagged: journalist

Mike Wallace interviewing people on ’60 Minutes’ was as interesting as those he interviewed

NEW CANAAN, Conn. – CBS News legend Mike Wallace, the “60 Minutes” pit-bull reporter whose probing, brazen style made his name synonymous with the tough interview – a style he practically invented for television more than half a century ago

Mike Wallace interviewing people on ’60 Minutes’ was as interesting as those he interviewed

NEW CANAAN, Conn. – CBS News legend Mike Wallace, the “60 Minutes” pit-bull reporter whose probing, brazen style made his name synonymous with the tough interview – a style he practically invented for television more than half a century ago

Hounded by Al-Shabaab, beloved Somali radio journalist Hassan Mohamed, 45, dies in exile

NAIROBI – Veteran Somali radio journalist Hassan Mohamed, 45, died early yesterday morning in Eastleigh, a Nairobi suburb. He had fled Mogadishu in 2010, having been threatened, kidnapped, and shot twice. One of hundreds of Somali refugees in Kenya, many

Hounded by Al-Shabaab, beloved Somali radio journalist Hassan Mohamed, 45, dies in exile

NAIROBI – Veteran Somali radio journalist Hassan Mohamed, 45, died early yesterday morning in Eastleigh, a Nairobi suburb. He had fled Mogadishu in 2010, having been threatened, kidnapped, and shot twice. One of hundreds of Somali refugees in Kenya, many

Tewfik Mishlawi, 76, guided generations of journalists reporting from the Middle East

BEIRUT – Tewfik Mishlawi, who has died aged 76, was a father-figure and guru to at least three generations of journalists who went to the Middle East. They live in eternal gratitude to him and his daily digest of translation

Tewfik Mishlawi, 76, guided generations of journalists reporting from the Middle East

BEIRUT – Tewfik Mishlawi, who has died aged 76, was a father-figure and guru to at least three generations of journalists who went to the Middle East. They live in eternal gratitude to him and his daily digest of translation

Giuseppe Quintarelli, one of Valpolicella’s most legendary winemakers, dies at 84

NEGRAR, Italy – Giuseppe Quintarelli, one of Valpolicella’s most legendary winemakers, died Jan. 15 at age 84, according to his grandson Francesco. He had suffered from Parkinson’s disease for several years. “Quintarelli was the guru of Valpolicella,” said Romano Dal

Giuseppe Quintarelli, one of Valpolicella’s most legendary winemakers, dies at 84

NEGRAR, Italy – Giuseppe Quintarelli, one of Valpolicella’s most legendary winemakers, died Jan. 15 at age 84, according to his grandson Francesco. He had suffered from Parkinson’s disease for several years. “Quintarelli was the guru of Valpolicella,” said Romano Dal

From Rev. Billy Graham to preemies in neonatal unit, Asheville hospital spokeswoman Merrell Gregory protected privacy of all

(Editor’s note: This story is a hard one to post, because Merrell Gregory was a friend and colleague when we both worked at The Asheville Citizen-Times. To those quoted in this story, I add my own emotional observation that Merrell

From Rev. Billy Graham to preemies in neonatal unit, Asheville hospital spokeswoman Merrell Gregory protected privacy of all

(Editor’s note: This story is a hard one to post, because Merrell Gregory was a friend and colleague when we both worked at The Asheville Citizen-Times. To those quoted in this story, I add my own emotional observation that Merrell