Legendary movie star Burt Reynolds stars in the new film, “Dog Years,” which premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. It’s about an aging actor and closely parallels Reynolds’ own story. I spoke with Reynolds about the film, his career and President Trump.
Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric sits down with Diamond Reynolds, the girlfriend of the late Philando Castile, who was shot by a police officer during a traffic stop on July 6 in Falcon Heights, Minn. Reynolds’ dramatic Facebook live stream of the immediate aftermath of the shooting has captivated and horrified the nation. Reynolds will be joined by her lawyer, Larry Rogers Jr., in the interview.
“The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,” a 2010 bestseller and now an HBO film, tells the story of a journalist’s search to learn more about the real woman behind HeLa cells, which have been essential to numerous medical breakthroughs. I spoke with author Rebecca Skloot and Rose Byrne, who plays Skloot in the movie.
Actor Bryan Cranston joined Yahoo News at the Democratic National Convention and talked about a petition to stop Donald Trump from becoming president.
I sat down with New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof to talk about the latest headlines coming out of the 2016 presidential campaigns of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
In an exclusive interview on Wednesday, Aug. 10, Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric spoke to University of California President Janet Napolitano. A former secretary of homeland security and the ex-governor of Arizona, Napolitano discusses the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump’s “Second Amendment people” comments and new questions being raised about email exchanges between employees at the Clinton Foundation and the State Department during Hillary Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state.
I was joined by Republican pollster and political consultant Frank Luntz to talk about the latest developments in the final stretch of the 2016 presidential election campaigns.
I was joined by Colin Quinn, writer and star of “Colin Quinn: The New York Story,” who told me about his new Netflix special and his pre-election perspectives on immigration and race relations.
During live coverage of the presidential primaries on March 15th, former Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour talks to Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric about the 2016 presidential election, the state of the Republican party and Donald Trump.
Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., joined me in New York to discuss her continued support of Donald Trump’s campaign for president.
Alan Gross, an American contractor held captive by the Fidel Castro regime for five years, was released in 2014 when President Obama reopened diplomatic relations with Cuba. Gross stopped by Yahoo News to talk about the death of the former Cuban leader and said Castro’s legacy is “brutality.” He also compared President-elect Donald Trump to Castro, saying, “He’s off his rocker. He’s a megalomaniac of the same ilk as Fidel Castro, only he’s not as well read.”
The literary world is poised for what many are calling the biggest book event of the decade, the July 14 publication of Harper Lee’s long lost first novel “
I spoke with Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, about the administration’s first 100 days. When I asked Conway about the investigation into Michael Flynn’s failure to disclose payments from Russia, Conway told me, “It’s not for me to comment on personnel or active investigations in the Congress.”