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News presenters, reporters and entire newsrooms are posting tributes and photos in solidarity with fallen journalists, TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. The pair were shot dead while reporting live on air in Virginia this morning. The shooter,…

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Two employees of CBS affiliate WDBJ7 were killed this morning in a gun attack at Bridgewater Plaza, Virgina. It happened during a live broadcast around 6:45 a.m. Police are looking for a suspect who apparently opened fire on WDBJ7 photographer…

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A regional news presenter in America has told his viewers that he has only 6 months to live Dave Benton, who has brain cancer, presents on WCIA-TV, the CBS-affiliated television station in Champaign, Illinois. He said his brain tumor is…

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CBS News presenter, Harry Smith, is leaving the network. Smith, who joined CBS News in 1986 as a Dallas-based reporter and was named a correspondent a year later, will join NBC’s new primetime news show presented by [[Brian Williams]]. CBS…

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Scott Pelley has been named the new presenter of CBS Evening News. Pelley is currently working as a reporter on CBS ’60 mintues’ and will continue to do so. His recent ’60 Minutes’ reports include late-breaking stories such as the…

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Katie Couric is to leave CBS Evening News. “I have decided to step down from the CBS Evening News,” Couric tells PEOPLE magazine. “I’m really proud of the talented team on the CBS Evening News and the award-winning work we’ve…

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CBS News correspondent Lara Logan has suffered a brutal sexual assault at the hands of a mob in Egypt. On the day President Hosni Mubarak stood down, the CBS chief foreign correspondent, was covering the jubilation in Tahrir Square for…

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Two journalists working for CBS News in Basra, Iraq are missing. A Statement from CBS reads “All efforts are under way to find them and until we learn more details, CBS News requests that others do not speculate on the…

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Susan McGinnis, host of CBS Morning News, is leaving the broadcaster. The CBS Morning News airs before the local CBS morning news, two and a half-hours before the Early Show. Russ Mitchell said on The Early Show this morning, “Susan…

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Dan Rather has filed a $70 million lawsuit against CBS, Viacom Inc., and three of his former bosses. According to The New York Times, Rather, who left the network amid controversy over his reporting on a piece about President Bush’s…