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Adam Verdugo Named Executive Producer of ‘CBS Evening News’

Just a few weeks after anchor Norah O’Donnell signed a new long-term contract extension with the network, CBS News has tapped her longtime colleague Adam Verdugo to be executive producer of the CBS Evening News. Verdugo, who had been executive story editor on the program, will be based out of its Washington D.C. home studio. […]

Midterm Mayhem: Washingtonians to Watch in Fall 2022

Primaries are now well underway, and the 2022 midterm elections are a focus for news organizations already preparing for what’s certain to be a contentious 2024 presidential campaign. With that in mind, THR highlights some of the Beltway-based news personalities and executives poised to play a leading role in the months (and years) ahead. YAMICHE […]

CBS News Makes Norah O’Donnell Deal Extension Official

CBS News made it official Monday morning: CBS Evening News anchor Norah O’Donnell has signed a new long-term deal with the network. CBS News and Stations co-president Neeraj Khemlani and O’Donnell announced the deal to CBS staff Monday morning on the daily editorial call. O’Donnell’s contract was coming up, and it was not always clear […]

Norah O’Donnell Lands New CBS Deal to Extend ‘Evening News’ Run

Norah O’Donnell has agreed to a new deal with CBS to keep her as anchor of CBS Evening News, running through the 2024 presidential election, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. O’Donnell replaced Jeff Glor as the face of the network’s flagship news program in July 2019. Representatives for O’Donnell and CBS News did not immediately […]

CBS News Overhauls Streaming Service

CBS News is rebooting its streaming service, overhauling its entire programming slate in a bid to capture TV news viewership that is expected to shift online in the coming years. “In the old days digital was a separate little thing, well now it is the tip of the spear,” CBS News and stations co-president Neeraj […]

CBS News’ Norah O’Donnell to Interview President Biden Before Super Bowl

The interview, which will run ahead of the big game, will be Biden's first TV interview since being sworn in last month.

CBS Releases Clips of Trump and Biden ’60 Minutes’ Interviews

The president left his sit-down early and has threatened to release the full video of his talk with Lesley Stahl.

‘CBS Evening News’ Wiped Out in Half of Country by Technical Glitch

A technical glitch in CBS’ Washington control room on Tuesday wiped out the broadcast of 'CBS Evening News' on the East Coast and in the Midwest.

How I’m Living Now: Norah O’Donnell, ‘CBS Evening News’ Anchor

'CBS Evening News' Norah O'Donnell talks about covering the novel coronavirus with help from her father (an infectious disease specialist), reassuring her viewers and trying not to appear rude while out running in Washington, D.C.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Honored by Hillary Clinton at DVF Awards

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg proved once again Wednesday night that not only can she make history, she can also move mountains. The 11th annual DVF Awards, normally held in New York City, were moved to Washington in order to ensure that the evening’s recipient of the Lifetime Leadership Award, Ginsburg, could be present to accept.

CBS News Unveils New ‘Morning,’ ‘Evening’ Anchors

CBS News president and senior executive producer Susan Zirinsky on Monday unveiled a new weekday anchor lineup, naming Norah O’Donnell anchor and managing editor of 'CBS Evening News' and Gayle King, Anthony Mason and Tony Dokoupil co-hosts of 'CBS This Morning.'

Stephen Colbert, ‘CBS This Morning’ Hosts Poke Fun at Trump’s Lengthy, Promise-Filled State of the Union

Stephen Colbert and a starry cast of guests responded to President Trump's 2019 State of the Union address live from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Tuesday night, a few hours after the speech.