Max von Sydow, the self-described “shy boy”-turned-actor who played the priest in the horror classic “The Exorcist,” has died. He was 90. He was known to art house audiences through his work with Swedish director Ingmar Bergman.
By Jan M. Olsen, Associated Press
In popular culture, Dyson is most famous for his thought experiments on space travel and future civilizations.
By Justin Stabley
Family members, friends and our PBS NewsHour family -- past and present -- said goodbye to co-founder Jim Lehrer on Friday.
By Courtney Norris
The late NewsHour anchor Gwen Ifill is being commemorated by the U.S. Postal Service with a Forever stamp this year. USPS will celebrate the release of the stamp in a dedication ceremony on Thursday at a Washington, D.C., church that…
By Joshua Barajas
By Mike Melia
We often refer to the "NewsHour family." Jim was our founding father.
By Lorna Baldwin
As we continue to grieve the loss of our co-founder and former anchor, Jim Lehrer, we close with the voices of our staff, past and present, and NewsHour family. Jim touched so many lives and leaves an indelible imprint on…
By Laura Santhanam, Joshua Barajas
He offered viewers the chance to hear different sides and find common ground, and over the years he offered insight into his philosophy.
By Gretchen Frazee
For those who worked with Jim Lehrer, his legacy is deeply personal.
It is impossible to quantify Jim Lehrer’s influence on this news program, American journalism, presidential debates or the lives of so many of us. He was an extraordinary journalist, writer, collaborator and friend. Robert MacNeil, Lehrer’s NewsHour co-founder, longtime Lehrer…
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