account
search
search

ABC's news program gets name change

  |   Dec. 18, 2009 at 7:18 PM
| License Photo
NEW YORK, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- ABC says its U.S. evening news broadcast will be called "ABC World News with Diane Sawyer," starting Monday.

The program was previously known as "ABC World News with Charles Gibson."

Gibson's last day as the broadcast's anchor was Friday.

Sawyer, former co-anchor of ABC's "Good Morning America," takes over the post of anchor from the retiring Gibson Monday.

© 2009 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
x
Feedback