Tim Russert Dies at 58

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    In this Monday, April 16, 2007 photo provided by the Las Vegas News Bureau, Tim Russert, host of NBC's Meet The Press, receives NAB's Television Broadcasting Hall of Fame Award during the National Association of Broadcasters Convention in Las Vegas.

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    In this Nov. 14, 2007, file photo NBC's Meet the Press host Tim Russert speaks at the 60th anniversary celebration of NBC's Meet the Press at the Newseum in Washington.

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    In this Nov. 14, 2007, file photo NBC's Meet the Press host Tim Russert arrives with his wife Maureen Orth at the 60th anniversary celebration of NBC's Meet the Press at the Newseum in Washington.

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    In this Nov. 14, 2007, file photo NBC's Meet the Press host Tim Russert and his wife Maureen Orth, greet television journalist Ted Koppel and unidentified guests at the 60th anniversary celebration of NBC's Meet the Press at the Newseum in Washington.

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    In this Nov. 14, 2007, file photo NBC's Meet the Press host Tim Russert greets former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, and his wife, Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent for NBC News, Andrea Mitchell at the 60th anniversary celebration of NBC's Meet the Press at the Newseum in Washington.

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    Commencement speaker Tim Russert speaks at Randolph-Macon College's graduation, Sat., May 31, 2008 in Ashland, Va.

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    Commencement speaker Tim Russert speaks at Randolph-Macon College's graduation, Sat., May 31, 2008 in Ashland, Va.

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    June 13: Kevin May pauses after he placed flowers and a dry erase white board written with the words "Tim -- We will miss you" at the entrance to NBC Studios in Washington.

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    June 13: Flowers and a dry erase white board written with the words "Tim -- We will miss you" are placed at the entrance to NBC Studios in Washington.

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    In this Nov. 14, 2007, file photo NBC's Tim Russert speaks at the 60th anniversary celebration of NBC's Meet the Press at the Newseum in Washington.

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    In this April 17, 2008 photo provided by The Catholic University of America, Tim Russert, NBC News Washington bureau chief and the moderator of Meet the Press, meets Pope Benedict XVI at Catholic University in Washington as Rev. David O'Connell, C.M., President of Catholic University, center, makes the introduction.

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    June 13: An unidentified woman pauses after placing a bouquet of flowers at the entrance to NBC Studios in Washington

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    In this Feb. 26, 2008, file photo provided by NBC, Tim Russert moderates the Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio.

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    In this Feb. 26, 2008, file photo provided by NBC shows NBC television journalist Tim Russert moderating the Democratic Presidential Candidates from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio.

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    In this Sept. 26, 2007 file photo, MSNBC debate moderator Tim Russert speaks to the audience before a debate of Democratic presidential hopefuls at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H.

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    In this Feb. 26, 2008 file photo, NBC's Tim Russert speaks to the crowd during a debate between Democratic presidential hopefuls Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., and Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y. in Cleveland.

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    In this Jan. 24, 2008, file photo provided by NBC, Tim Russert moderates the Republican Presidential Candidates Debate from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Fla.

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    Oct. 23, 2006: Tim Russert is shown in this headshot. Russert died of a heart attack on Friday. The 'Meet the Press' moderator and NBC News senior vice president and Washington bureau chief was 58.

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    Feb. 7, 2004: President Bush is interviewed by Tim Russert for 'Meet the Press' in the Oval Office of the White House.

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    June 8, 2005: Tim Russert is shown in this headshot in Cambridge, Mass.

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    Feb. 7, 2007: Tim Russert, 'Meet the Press' moderator and NBC News senior vice president and Washington bureau chief, arrives at U.S. District Court for the trial of Lewis Libby in Washington D.C.

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    Sept. 23, 2002: Tim Russert is shown in this headshot.

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