Why Do So Many In TV News Get Cancer? Al Roker Joins Robin Roberts, Amy Robach, Bryant Gumbel, Peter Jennings, Tom Brokaw

Published Nov 6, 2020

Why Do So Many In TV News Get Cancer? Al Roker Joins Robin Roberts, Amy Robach, Bryant Gumbel, Peter Jennings, Tom Brokaw

Al Roker, 66, announced he has prostate cancer; he joins a growing list of well-known TV personalities who were diagnosed with cancer.

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