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obituaries

Photo: PBS NewsHour anchor Judy Woodruff says 'my heart was broken' at funeral of co-anchor Gwen Ifill in Washington, DC - @cptime

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obituaries

Photo: Program for the funeral of PBS NewsHour anchor Gwen Ifill in Washington, DC - Instagram user adr1600

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Donald Trump

Donald Trump on passing of journalist Gwen Ifill: 'Gwen was a broadcasting pioneer, shattering barriers throughout her career and blazing a path for future generations ... Her presence and legacy will be felt forever'

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Gwen Ifill

Bill Clinton on PBS journalist Gwen Ifill: '[She] was a trailblazer and a bright light in journalism. She informed and challenged us, and did so with grace. I will miss her'

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Gwen Ifill

Attorney General Loretta Lynch says journalist Gwen Ifill 'quite literally changed the face of the evening news,' adding 'our country is a better place because of her commitment to the truth' - @chrisgeidner

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Gwen Ifill

Video: PBS NewsHour leads with news of Gwen Ifill's death - @NewsHour

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Barack Obama

President Obama offers condolences to family of journalist Gwen Ifill, calling her a 'powerful role model'

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Gwen Ifill

PBS on Gwen Ifill's death: 'Gwen was one of America's leading lights in journalism and a fundamental reason public media is considered a trusted window on the world by audiences across the nation' - @samsanders

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Gwen Ifill

Editor's note: Journalist Gwen Ifill has worked for The Washington Post, New York Times, NBC News and PBS, and was one of the most prominent African American panelists and moderators, The Post reports. WETA President and CEO Sharon Percy Rockefeller told her staff that Ifill died in hospice in Washington, D.C. The Daily Beast reports she was private about her health and was reluctant to publicly share the details of her battle with cancer. - Stephanie

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Gwen Ifill

i cannot think of what there is to say about the loss of Gwen, who was such a stellar journalist and a decent, decent person - @jaketapper

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Gwen Ifill

Just heartbroken about losing Gwen Ifill. She owned every beat she was on, whether at the @nytimes @NBCNews or @NewsHour or anywhere else - @chucktodd

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cancer

WETA president and CEO says Gwen Ifill passed away in hospice care after a battle with cancer - Politico

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Gwen Ifill

Journalist Gwen Ifill has died, PBS confirms; she was 61 - Daily Beast

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Media-related Twitter accounts tweet out cryptic coordinated messages about journalist Gwen Ifill - @onthemedia

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Gwen Ifill

Photo: Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff debut as co-anchors of the PBS NewsHour - @NewsHour

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Gwen Ifill

Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff named co-anchors, managing editors of 'PBS NewsHour' - @PBS

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