TODAY | February 12, 2014
>>> now to a story that hits close to home . tom brokaw revealed tuesday he's battling cancer. brokaw was diagnosed in august with a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow. doctors are optimistic about his treatment. tom released a statement saying, with the exceptional support of my family, medical team and friends, i am very optimistic about the future. i look forward to continuing my life, my work and adventures still to come. i remain the luckiest guy i know. he's in good hands. we are sending our love to tom and his entire family.
>> good spirits, we should mention.
>> hardest working guy , too. he's continued to work through it all. our best to him. mr. roker?
>> all right. let's get caught up and we're going to get