Nightly News | October 26, 2011
BRIAN WILLIAMS, anchor: Dan Burke has died. The LA Times today called him one of the architects of the modern television industry. After serving in the Korean War , he became a broadcaster. And after his company Cap Cities bought out ABC for $3 1/2 billion, he ran day to day operations of the new company. In his spare time, he brought minor league baseball to Portland , Maine . His son Steve is now chief executive of this company. Dan Burke was 82 years old.