News presenters, reporters and entire newsrooms are posting tributes and photos in solidarity with fallen journalists, TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. The pair were shot dead while reporting live on air in Virginia this morning. The shooter, Vester L. Flanagan, a former… Read more
Two employees of CBS affiliate WDBJ7 were killed this morning in a gun attack at Bridgewater Plaza, Virgina. It happened during a live broadcast around 6:45 a.m. Police are looking for a suspect who apparently opened fire on WDBJ7 photographer Adam Ward and WDBJ7 reporter… Read more
Watch below as Charlo Greene, a reporter for Alaska’s KTVA, resigns live on air to fight for marijuana legalisation. After presenting a piece on a medical marijuana club on Sunday afternoon, she told viewers: “I – the actual owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club –… Read more
A regional news presenter in America has told his viewers that he has only 6 months to live Dave Benton, who has brain cancer, presents on WCIA-TV, the CBS-affiliated television station in Champaign, Illinois. He said his brain tumor is too large for surgery or… Read more
Major Garrett, congressional correspondent for the National Journal, has been named the new chief White House correspondent for CBS. Garrett replaces Norah O’Donnell, who held the position since June 2011, before becoming a co-anchor on CBS This Morning, replacing Erica Hill. Just announced: Major Garrett,… Read more
CBS News presenter, Harry Smith, is leaving the network. Smith, who joined CBS News in 1986 as a Dallas-based reporter and was named a correspondent a year later, will join NBC’s new primetime news show presented by [[Brian Williams]]. CBS News president David Rhodes said… Read more
Scott Pelley will anchor his first CBS Evening News tonight. Pelley, correspondent for 60 minutes, replaces Katie Couric who stepped down as anchor and managing editor of evening news three weeks ago.
Viewers in the UK can watch Scott’s first broadcast tonight on Sky News at 00:30.
Video: Scott opens Evening News:
CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley promo has it the airways in America.
Scott will take charge of presenting the Evening News on 6th June.
Katie Couric has presented her last CBS Evening News tonight. Katie announced last month that she will step down on 19th May 2011. 60 Seconds correspondent, Scott Pelley, will take over from the 6th of June.
Scott Pelley has been named the new presenter of CBS Evening News. Pelley is currently working as a reporter on CBS ’60 mintues’ and will continue to do so. His recent ’60 Minutes’ reports include late-breaking stories such as the earthquake and tsunami in Japan… Read more
Katie Couric is to leave CBS Evening News. “I have decided to step down from the CBS Evening News,” Couric tells PEOPLE magazine. “I’m really proud of the talented team on the CBS Evening News and the award-winning work we’ve been able to do in… Read more
CBS News correspondent Lara Logan has suffered a brutal sexual assault at the hands of a mob in Egypt. On the day President Hosni Mubarak stood down, the CBS chief foreign correspondent, was covering the jubilation in Tahrir Square for “60 Minutes” In a statement… Read more