On April 16, 1962, Walter Cronkite succeeded Douglas Edwards as anchorman of the CBS Evening News (initially Walter Cronkite with the News). The program expanded from 15 to 30 minutes on September 2, 1963, making Cronkite the anchor of network television’s first nightly half-hour news program.
Paul Harvery at the noon hour on the radio
Dan Rather reporting from Vietnam, 1966.
Edward R. Murrow (born Egbert Roscoe Murrow) was an American broadcast journalist. He first came to prominence with a series of radio news broadcasts during World War II, which were followed by millions of listeners in the United States and Canada. A pioneer of television news broadcasting, Murrow produced a series of TV news reports that helped lead to the censure of Senator Joseph McCarthy.
Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News Another book I wish to read
Barbara Walters, the veteran ABC newswoman has accidentally fallen on a step last Saturday in a party in the Britain’s ambassador residence. The incident caused Barbara a cut on her forehead, and she was taken to the hospital for treatment. Barbara Walters made headlines in 1976, and her talk show “The View” that started in 1997 became one of the greatest talk shows.
Meredith Vieira is a journalist, television personality, and game show host. She is best known for her roles as the original moderator of the ABC talk program The View and co-host of the long-running NBC News morning news program, Today. She was born to first generation Portuguese-Americans.
fox news...The people that tell the truth....