ABC's news program gets name change

ABC's news program gets name change

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- ABC says its U.S. evening news broadcast will be called "ABC World News with Diane Sawyer," starting Monday.
Sawyer hosts her last 'GMA' episode

Sawyer hosts her last 'GMA' episode

NEW YORK, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Diane Sawyer hosted her last "Good Morning America" show Friday and is preparing for her new role as anchor of ABC's "World News Tonight."
Sawyer leaving 'GMA' Friday

Sawyer leaving 'GMA' Friday

NEW YORK, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Diane Sawyer has announced Friday will be her last day as co-anchor of TV's "Good Morning America."
Sawyer replacing Gibson on ABC News

Sawyer replacing Gibson on ABC News

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Diane Sawyer is to take over retiring anchor Charles Gibson's post on the ABC Evening News in January, the New York Daily News reported Wednesday.

ABC News starts up YouTube channel

LOS ANGELES, May 6 (UPI) -- ABC News announced Wednesday the establishment of youtube.com/ABCNEWS, its own branded channel on YouTube.

ABC cashes in on exclusive Palin interview

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Thanks to an exclusive interview with Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, ABC News has won two coveted time slots, U.S. ratings show.

Palin defends U-turn on Bridge to Nowhere

WASILLA, Alaska, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin defended her change of heart on the "Bridge to Nowhere" during an interview on ABC News.

ABC's Gibson grilled Palin hard, but it may backfire

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- There were no surprises, no knockout zingers, but also no bloopers Thursday night in Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's first TV interview since becoming the Republican vice presidential nominee.

New Yorker writer leads Polk Award winners

NEW YORK, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- New York's Long Island University announced this year's George Polk Awards for excellence in journalism in 14 categories, led by a writer for the New Yorker.
Dems talk tough on terror in N.H. debate

Dems talk tough on terror in N.H. debate

GOFFSTOWN, N.H., Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential rivals talked tough on going after Osama bin Laden during a debate in New Hampshire Saturday night.

Couric to anchor from Iraq, Syria

NEW YORK, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- CBS news anchor Katie Couric will celebrate her one-year anniversary behind the desk in New York by taking a 10-day reporting trip to Iraq and Syria.

ABC News takes quarter ratings

NEW YORK, July 4 (UPI) -- ABC News' "World News" won its first quarter in more than a decade as anchor Charles Gibson topped NBC's Brian Williams in the U.S. evening news ratings.

ABC News to try one sponsor on Mondays

NEW YORK, March 22 (UPI) -- ABC's "World News" will air with one sponsor Monday nights through April, giving the New York-based network more news minutes in its hunt for viewers.

NBC reassigns 'Nightly News' producer

NEW YORK, March 2 (UPI) -- NBC News has reassigned "Nightly News" executive producer John Reiss as the once-dominant New York-based newscast fights to regain lost audience ratings.

Report: NBC News shakeup possible

NEW YORK, March 1 (UPI) -- NBC's evening news, bested by ABC in two of the past three ratings periods, may undergo a shakeup in executive producers for the New York-based show. Several NBC executives said a change in the network's "Nightly News With Brian Williams" has been in the
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Charles Gibson
ABC's Charles Gibson, shown moderating the presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis on October 8, 2004, has been picked to anchor the news program ABC's World News Tonight it was announced on May 23, 2006. Gibson will succeed Elizabeth Vargas who will be reassigned after maternity leave. (UPI Photo/Files/Bill Greenblatt)

Charles "Charlie" Gibson (born March 9, 1943) is an American broadcast television anchor and journalist.

He is the anchor for World News with Charles Gibson, the flagship evening newscast by the ABC News division of the ABC television network.

He became anchor on May 29, 2006, when the program was known as ABC World News Tonight. He also anchors the ABC News five p.m. (Eastern Time) Information Network weekday newscast on ABC News Radio.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Charles Gibson."
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