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President Richard Nixon laughs with UPI reporter Helen Thomas and AP reporter Douglas Cornell during an impromptu reception in Washington. (Sept. 30, 1971)(Credit: AP )

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Helen Thomas dead, White House correspondent was 92

Veteran White House correspondent Helen Thomas, whose reporting career spans the coverage of nine presidents is often described as a bulldog journo for grilling presidents to the point of discomfort. The pioneer for women journalists began her career as a copy girl for the now defunct paper, The Washington Daily News. Take a look at Thomas through the years.