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2012-03-29 06:24:48

TORONTO, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Former ABC Nightline anchor Ted Koppel will present this year's Canadian Journalism Foundation Honorary Tribute posthumously to Peter Jennings, Canadian-born anchor and senior editor of ABC's World News Tonight, at the 15(th) Annual Awards Gala on June 7 at The Fairmont Royal York in Toronto. The CJF Honorary Tribute recognizes a Canadian media luminary who has made an impact on the international stage. Past honourees include Robert MacNeil, news...

2012-01-11 22:00:00

A newly-aired episode features a segment about why more men are turning to cosmetic advances to look and feel better. (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 Santa Barbara Medical Innovations (SBMI), a leader in bringing proven, innovative health products that are safe and effective to the market, announces the ZERONA non-invasive body contouring laser, was featured on Nightline which aired on Tuesday, January 10th. The Nightline episode features several men on their quest to look younger, for...

2010-02-02 09:56:00

Find Humane Dairy Products Through American Humane Certified DENVER, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Humane(®) Certified, a program of the American Humane Association that helps ensure the humane treatment of farm animals for food, responded today that the practice of tail docking dairy cows is not a humane practice and is disallowed in its standards. The response came following the airing of an ABC "Nightline" segment in which cows' tails were shown being...

2008-08-18 12:00:56

Tributes poured into the National Public Radio Web site Monday for Leroy Sievers, the veteran journalist who reported on his own losing battle with cancer. ABC's Ted Koppel said in a statement on the NPR Web site that Sievers, a onetime producer of Koppel's "Nightline" program on ABC, inspired courage in everyone with his blog about the struggle with the disease that killed him last Friday at the age of 53. "Cancer was not in Leroy's plans," Koppel said. "But he turned his battle with...

2008-07-09 09:00:37

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. _ You know you're at the Television Critics Association's summer meetings when one moment you're talking about what Barack Obama's nomination is going to mean to TV One _ gavel-to-gavel coverage in Denver, for starters _ and the next you're listening to Jane Seymour, ageless and demure in a blue dress, talking about "Dear Prudence," a Hallmark Channel movie the network describes as a "whodunit with a heart." There's a lot of unease in the television industry this...

2006-07-20 19:18:09

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - "Nightline" will move its New York studio from Times Square to ABC News' headquarters uptown off Lincoln Square sometime this summer. The post-Ted Koppel "Nightline" debuted in December with three co-anchors, Terry Moran in Washington, D.C., and Martin Bashir and Cynthia McFadden in New York. Much of the production, which had been based in Washington, D.C., moved to New York and instead of a show taped on a single topic in the late...

2006-07-11 17:13:15

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former ABC News "Nightline" anchor Ted Koppel will return to his old show as a guest on Tuesday, marking his first appearance on the program since he stepped down as host last November, the network said. Koppel, who is in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, working on a report for his new employer, the Discovery Channel, will appear via satellite hookup for an interview by Terry Moran, one of the new trio of "Nightline" anchors who replaced Koppel. ABC News said Koppel and...

2006-01-13 17:39:36

By Steve Gorman PASADENA, California (Reuters) - Ted Koppel, an icon of U.S. broadcast journalism, said on Friday Arabic television news channel Al Jazeera was one of many news outlets that sought to hire him when he left ABC News in November, but he never seriously considered working there. Koppel, who recently joined cable television's Discovery Channel, said he and longtime producing partner Tom Bettag had lunch with an Al Jazeera executive, but it "didn't take long for us to...

2006-01-12 15:48:08

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - One week after signing up to make news documentaries for the Discovery Channel, former "Nightline" anchor Ted Koppel has struck additional deals to contribute commentaries to National Public Radio and The New York Times. Koppel, who ended a 42-year ABC News career with his final "Nightline" television broadcast in November, will join NPR as a senior news analyst in June under an agreement to appear on the public radio network's national...

2006-01-05 05:29:42

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - A little more than a month after retiring from a 42-year career at ABC News, Ted Koppel is diving back into journalism with a multiyear agreement to produce longform work for Discovery Network. Terms of the deal -- which includes the former "Nightline" host, his executive producer and friend Tom Bettag and eight other staff members -- weren't announced, but it defied conventional wisdom that had Koppel and company signing with HBO....