Shocking and sudden news out of NBC.
Meet the Press anchor Tim Russert has died, right in the middle of the 2008 election campaign. Apparently of a heart attack. Only age 58.
Tom Brokaw broke the news to viewers on NBC and you can see that video here.
What a blow to the world of TV news and to the political scene in Washington, D.C., folks. Continuing coverage over at TVNewser.