Latest CBS Evening News Stories

2006-02-01 14:07:58

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran CBS News White House reporter John Roberts, once considered a front-runner to replace longtime anchor Dan Rather, is leaving the network to join CNN, the cable news outlet said on Wednesday.

2006-01-10 05:55:00

By Paul Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Last week, ABC News made television history when it began what will likely be the first regular, live broadcasts of the evening news to the West Coast.

2005-12-08 21:57:35

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Katie Couric on Thursday doused persistent rumors that she plans to jump NBC's "Today" to anchor the "CBS Evening News" -- or go anywhere else, for that matter. At least for the time being.

2005-12-05 14:56:55

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Eight months after Peter Jennings signed off for what would be his last time at the anchor desk, ABC News said it would make room at "World News Tonight" for two in the form of Elizabeth Vargas and Bob Woodruff.

2005-12-02 16:29:56

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - CBS is trying to change the face of network news by luring Katie Couric, co-host of NBC's top-rated morning show "Today," to the evening news anchor seat vacated by Dan Rather, the Los Angeles Times said on Friday.

2005-11-30 02:14:46

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - A made-over "CBS Evening News" still might be months away, but the network's newly arrived news chief took a key step Tuesday with a change at the top of the perennially third-place newscast.

2005-10-26 11:51:43

By Kenneth Li NEW YORK (Reuters) - CBS News on Wednesday named Sean McManus, head of CBS Sports, as its news chief, replacing Andrew Heyward, whose decade-long tenure was marred by controversy over a discredited report on U.S. President George W. Bush.

2005-09-22 21:06:33

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - The networks on Thursday brought their big guns to bear against Hurricane Rita, which is predicted to hit the Texas coastline by the weekend.

2005-08-23 12:57:53

By Paul Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Well before the passing of Peter Jennings two weeks ago, critics questioned the future of the network evening news. There have been doom-and-gloom predictions about the evening news for decades, as far back as 1983.

2005-07-22 08:28:02

By Paul J. Gough LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Six months after vowing to remake "CBS Evening News" following the departure of Dan Rather, CBS chief Leslie Moonves said Thursday the network is in no hurry.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.