White House correspondent

Senior White House Correspondent Helen Thomas reads the newspaper while sitting in her chair in the White House press room on Aug. 2, 2006 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

White House Correspondent Helen Thomas Dies

Helen Thomas, the irrepressible White House correspondent who used her seat in the front row of history to grill nine presidents and was not shy about sharing her opinions, died Saturday. She was 92.