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2006-06-20 13:57:17

By Mark Egan NEW YORK (Reuters) - Newsman Dan Rather has left CBS News in a bitter departure clouded by a reporting scandal over President George W. Bush's military record, ending 44 years as reporter, anchor and the face of the network. His career spanned highlights of recent U.S.

2006-06-19 21:26:05

By Paul J. Gough LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) -- CBS is expected to announce today that former "CBS Evening News" anchor Dan Rather will leave the network after 44 years. Rather's contract runs through November, but he is expected to leave CBS immediately to pursue other opportunities.

2006-06-15 18:36:26

(Corrects year of reporting scandal in second paragraph) By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dan Rather, once one of the most powerful men in U.S. television news, says he is preparing to leave the CBS network after more than four decades as an anchorman and reporter.

2006-06-15 17:12:32

By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dan Rather, once one of the most powerful men in U.S. television news, says he is preparing to leave the CBS network after more than four decades as an anchorman and reporter.

2006-06-15 15:47:32

By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - Once among the most powerful men in network news, Dan Rather's days at CBS appear to be numbered and after a reporting scandal last year, his latest woes are being played out in painstaking detail in the media.

2006-05-16 02:45:44

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran CBS News correspondent and producer George Crile, who helped uncover a secret U.S.-bankrolled war against the Russians in Afghanistan, died at age 61 on Monday after suffering from pancreatic cancer, CBS News said.

2006-05-16 00:14:30

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran CBS News correspondent and producer George Crile, who helped uncover a secret U.S.-bankrolled war against the Russians in Afghanistan, died at age 61 on Monday after suffering from pancreatic cancer, CBS News said.

2006-04-06 11:56:01

NEW YORK (Reuters) - ABC talk show host Meredith Vieira will replace Katie Couric as co-host of NBC's "Today" show, the nation's leading morning program, NBC said on Thursday.

2006-04-06 01:10:28

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - The worst-kept secret in the media industry broke in technicolor Wednesday, with Katie Couric telling NBC viewers she will leave "Today" next month to join "CBS Evening News" as anchor/managing editor.

2006-04-06 00:46:58

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - The worst-kept secret in the media industry broke in technicolor Wednesday, with Katie Couric telling NBC viewers she will leave "Today" next month to join "CBS Evening News" as anchor/managing editor.


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ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.