Edward M. Joyce



Age: 81


Summary: former president of CBS News who in the mid-1980's helped to steer the so-called "Tiffany network" through a $120 million libel suit by Gen. William C. Westmoreland, deep staff reductions, and several takeover threats.



Cause of Death: Throat cancer


Born: December 13, 1932


Died: August 2, 2014


Location: Redding, Connecticut