UPDATE: USA TODAY founder, USD alum Al Neuharth passes away

Al Neuharth listens as Katie Couric addresses a press conference in the DakotaDome Oct. 9, 2009. That night, Neuharth presented her with the Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in the Media.

MIKE SCHNEIDER,Associated Press COCOA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — USA Today founder Al Neuharth died Friday in Cocoa Beach, Fla. He was 89. The news was announced by USA Today and by the Newseum, which he also founded. Neuharth launched USA Today, the nation’s most widely read newspaper, in 1982 as chairman and CEO … Read Article