Latest World News Tonight Stories

2006-05-23 18:49:31

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - ABC morning host Charles Gibson will take over next week as sole anchor of the network's nightly newscast from Elizabeth Vargas, who is leaving the program for good as she nears maternity leave, the network said on Tuesday.

2006-05-23 14:51:39

Please read in fourth paragraph ... Gibson, 63, ... instead of Gibson, 53, ...

2006-02-10 16:00:45

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As ABC "World News Tonight" co-anchor Bob Woodruff recovers from wounds suffered in Iraq, colleague Elizabeth Vargas revealed on Friday she was expecting a baby but planned to stay on the job through most of her pregnancy.

2006-02-01 14:03:49

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - ABC News is expected to announce Wednesday that "Good Morning America" co-hosts Diane Sawyer and Charles Gibson will fill in on "World News Tonight" with Elizabeth Vargas as Bob Woodruff recovers from injuries suffered in a bombing in Iraq.

2006-01-31 03:55:00

As "World News Tonight" co-anchor Bob Woodruff and cameraman Doug Vogt recover from injuries suffered in an Iraqi roadside bomb blast, ABC News struggled with caring for the two men and their families while trying to decide the next step for the newly relaunched broadcast.

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.

2006-01-03 00:58:05

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - When the new "World News Tonight" debuts Tuesday, it won't be everything ABC News wants it to be right out of the box.

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.

2005-11-08 05:15:00

It isn't just ABC News that's being enlisted in the battle against smoking and lung cancer in the Quit to Live series, which began airing this month on "World News Tonight."

2005-10-28 03:25:37

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - Three months after the death of anchor Peter Jennings, ABC is taking up the fight against smoking and lung cancer in a monthlong series of reports on ABC's "World News Tonight" and elsewhere that will begin on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).