NBC Today co-host who became a CBS news anchor. She also hosted programs on ABC, making her one of the few anchors who appear on the U.S. Big Three.
In 1979, she earned an English degree from the University of Virginia.
She is a New York Times bestselling author.
She married Jay Monahan on January 24, 1989 and they had two children together before he passed away in 1998. She then married financier John Molner on June 21, 2014.
Her beloved sister Emily died of pancreatic cancer at 54; the same disease afflicted Patrick Swayze.