ABC News’ Raddatz was first on TV to report Zarqawi’s death

Associated Press
Martha Raddatz reported via phone on the air to ABC overnight anchors Ron Corning and Tainia Hernande at 2:38 a.m. ET. NBC’s report on the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi came at 3:16 a.m. while CBS News checked in at 3:40 a.m., reports David Bauder. || E&P reports many newspaper websites ran graphic photos of the dead al-Qaeda leader. || WP’s Craig Whitlock and Dana Priest discuss today’s big news in their chats.

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