PBS’s O’Brien Says He’ll Be OK After Losing Arm

NEW YORK — Three weeks after losing much of his left arm, science correspondent Miles O’Brien appeared on the “PBS NewsHour” to declare “I’ll be OK” and to announce he had tied his necktie Friday morning. “It’s good to be here,” he told “NewsHour” co-host Judy Woodruff. “It’s good to be anywhere. It’s good to […]

PBS Reporter Miles O’Brien Recounts Amputation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — PBS science correspondent Miles O’Brien says his left arm was amputated above the elbow after an apparently minor injury turned serious. In a blog post posted Tuesday and verified by PBS, O’Brien recounts the Feb. 12 injury that occurred while he was on assignment in Asia and how it progressed to […]