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Legendary Newsman Dies

Broadcasting legend Walter Cronkite has died.

 A CBS executive says the retired CBS anchorman died at 7:42 p.m. at his home in New York.

He was 92.

Cronkite was the face of CBS News from 1962 to 1981, when stories ranged from the Kennedy assassination to Watergate and the Iranian hostage crisis.

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