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CBS News Correspondent Mike Wallace Dies

CBS News correspondent Mike Wallace has died at 93, reports CBS News. The longtime newsman was known for his merciless reporting and interviewing on "60 Minutes."

Wallace died Saturday night, according to CBS spokesman Kevin Tedesco.

Wallace retired as a regular correspondent in March 2006, but promised to do occasional stories and interviews for "60 Minutes," reports the Associated Press. He slowed down after his heart surgery in 2008.

Wallace was one of the first hired for "60 Minutes,'" which debuted in 1968.


'If They Have It, It's Undeniable': Lorne Michaels On Casting 'SNL'

The Saturday Night Live executive producer says criticism of the show's perceived lack of diversity frustrated him, but that the perception needed to be addressed.

Chef Paul Prudhomme Will Live On Through His Restaurants, Spices And Books

Chef Paul Prudhomme has died at the age of 75. He revolutionized Cajun and Creole cuisine and popularized it throughout the world, creating a craze for "blackened" everything.
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The Politics Hour - October 9, 2015

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe joins Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.


Beyond The 'Like' Button: Facebook Comes To Our Emotional Rescue

Facebook reveals new emojis it's testing to expand the iconic "Like" button. All Tech Considered welcomes a new host, who tries to explain her vision for the blog using Facebook's seven "Reactions."

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