Tom Wolfe, a pioneering journalist and author, has died. A son of Virginia, much of Wolfe's professional career was based in New York, the setting for his most-famous novel "The Bonfire of the Vanities" — a tough skewering of the city in the late 1980s. Our Josh Robin reports.


Image above: FILE - This Oct. 23, 2012 file photo shows author Tom Wolfe at a book signing for his novel "Back to Blood" at Barnes & Noble in New York. Wolfe died at a New York City hospital. He was 88. Additional details were not immediately available. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, file)