Oil rig worker claims he saw Malaysia Airlines flight crash

Oil rig worker claims he saw Malaysia Airlines flight crash

March 12 (UPI) -- A oil rig worker stationed off the southeastern coast of Vietnam claims he saw the crash of the Malaysia Airlines jet that vanished without a trace Saturday.
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More signs of transition in North Korea

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- North Korea has given more confirmation that Kim Jong-un is in line to succeed his father, a clearly sick Kim Jong-il, ABC's Bob Woodruff reported Sunday.

Comedian Gold joins Gosselin talk show

NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The new talk show pilot starring U.S. reality TV star Kate Gosselin will also feature comedian Judy Gold, an insider says.
Bob Woodruff to get Daniel Pearl award

Bob Woodruff to get Daniel Pearl award

LOS ANGELES, April 10 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles Press Club said it plans to honor U.S. broadcast journalist Bob Woodruff with its Daniel Pearl Award.
'Dexter,' 'Mad Men' win Peabody awards

'Dexter,' 'Mad Men' win Peabody awards

ATHENS, Ga., April 2 (UPI) -- "Dexter," "Mad Men," "Planet Earth," "30 Rock" and "The Colbert Report" were among the Peabody Award winners announced Wednesday by the University of Georgia.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008.
By United Press International

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, Jan. 29, 2007.
By United Press International

Bob Woodruff documentary on ABC

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- News anchor Bob Woodruff will return to ABC in February to tell the story of his recovery after being wounded in Iraq in 2006. The former co-anchor of "World News" will tell the story of his ordeal through interviews with the ABC News team that was with h

Journalist Woodruff accepts Victory Award

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff has received a Victory Award in Washington for injuries he suffered in Iraq.

Woodruff to return to ABC

NEW YORK, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff is set to be host of a prime-time special next year about his experiences in Iraq, where he was wounded last January.

ABC news name change reflects 24/7 demand

NEW YORK, July 20 (UPI) -- ABC's prime-time evening newscast, formerly "World News Tonight" is dropping the word "Tonight," reflecting the increased demand for 24 hour news. The nightly news will be called "World News with Charles Gibson" starting Wednesday, Zap2it.com reported.

Bob Woodruff possible Gibson replacement

NEW YORK, June 30 (UPI) -- Former anchor Bob Woodruff, who was wounded in Iraq, visited ABC's New York newsroom, prompting speculation he may replace Charles Gibson on the morning show.

Newsman Woodruff bounces back

NEW YORK, June 14 (UPI) -- Television news anchor Bob Woodruff, 45, who was wounded in a January bomb explosion in Iraq, made a surprise visit to ABC's New York newsroom.

Baghdad bomb blast kills 2 CBS newsmen

BAGHDAD, May 29 (UPI) -- Two British journalists working for CBS News in Baghdad were killed Monday in a roadside bomb attack that seriously injured a correspondent.

Charles Gibson named ABC News anchor

NEW YORK, May 23 (UPI) -- ABC News Thursday appointed Charles Gibson as the sole anchor of its flagship "World News Tonight."

Brother positive about Woodruff's recovery

NEW YORK, May 5 (UPI) -- ABC "World News Tonight" anchor Bob Woodruff is nearly recovered from physical injuries suffered when a roadside bomb exploded near his caravan in Iraq.

Bob Woodruff is back home with family

NEW YORK, April 6 (UPI) -- ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff told colleagues Thursday he is going to his suburban New York home after months of treatment for a head injury suffered in Iraq.

Bob Woodruff honored by colleagues

WASHINGTON, March 30 (UPI) -- "World News Tonight" co-anchor Bob Woodruff has received the Radio and Television Association's David Bloom award for excellence in enterprise reporting.

ABC's Bob Woodruff enters rehab facility

NEW YORK, March 16 (UPI) -- "ABC World News Tonight" anchor Bob Woodruff left a Bethesda, Md., medical center Thursday to continue his recovery at a New York rehabilitation facility.

Gibson headed to 'World News Tonight'

NEW YORK, March 13 (UPI) -- A New York Post columnist reports ABC News has tapped Charles Gibson to replace Bob Woodruff as the anchor of "World News Tonight."

Bob Woodruff starting to walk and talk

NEW YORK, March 7 (UPI) -- ABC News co-anchor Bob Woodruff is speaking with family and doctors and starting to walk, his brother reported Tuesday.

Vogt returns to France, Woodruff sits up

NEW YORK, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- ABC News cameraman Doug Vogt returned to France Friday to undergo further treatment for injuries suffered in a Jan. 29 Iraqi bombing attack.

Woodruff's recovery reported progressing

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- "World News Tonight" anchor Bob Woodruff is progressing in his recovery from injuries suffered in an Iraqi bomb attack, it was reported Friday.

ABC News has Woodruff video

NEW YORK, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- ABC News executives in New York say they have not viewed the tape that was rolling when an Iraqi roadside bomb hit anchor Bob Woodruff and his cameraman. The videotape is still in Doug Vogt's damaged camera, which was transported with the injured men to t

Injured ABC newsmen return to U.S.

LANDSTUHL, Germany, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- ABC newsman Bob Woodruff and cameraman Doug Vogt left a hospital in Germany for Bethesda, Md., on Tuesday after being injured by a bomb in Iraq.
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