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Noted journalist Shana Alexander, best known for her fiery "Point-Counterpoint" segments on 60 Minutes in the late '70s, has died of cancer. She was 79. Alexander also wrote for Newsweek and National Geographic, and was the first female editor of Life.

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Noted journalist Shana Alexander, best known for her fiery "Point-Counterpoint" segments on 60 Minutes in the late '70s, has died of cancer. She was 79. Alexander also wrote for Newsweek and National Geographic, and was the first female editor of Life.