Tim Russert dies

The Meet the Press host and Buffalo native died at NBC News bureau in Washington of a heart attack. He was 58.

UPDATE: Politicians and dignitaries took time out to remember Russert, and here’s a obit from TV Barn’s Aaron Barnhart.

NBC is putting together a Russert tribute on this Sunday’s Meet the Press, hosted by Tom Brokaw.

Updated 9:49 p.m.