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
Two journalists working for CBS News in Basra, Iraq are missing. A Statement from CBS reads “All efforts are under way to find them and until we learn more details, CBS News requests that others do not speculate on the identities of those involved. CBS… Read more
Susan McGinnis, host of CBS Morning News, is leaving the broadcaster. The CBS Morning News airs before the local CBS morning news, two and a half-hours before the Early Show. Russ Mitchell said on The Early Show this morning, “Susan McGinnis in her last day… Read more
Dan Rather has filed a $70 million lawsuit against CBS, Viacom Inc., and three of his former bosses. According to The New York Times, Rather, who left the network amid controversy over his reporting on a piece about President Bush’s military service, is said to… Read more
CBS news anchor Katie Couric plans to leave Wednesday for an ambitious reporting trip to Iraq and Syria in anticipation of a crucial military report on progress of the American effort. Couric will anchor the “CBS Evening News” from Baghdad next Tuesday and Wednesday, then… Read more