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  • CBS News takes some chances with new anchor, Norah O'Donnell

    Long in third place among network evening newscasts, CBS is trying something new with Monday's debut of anchor Norah O'Donnell

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  • CBS News takes some chances with new anchor, Norah O'Donnell

    NEW YORK (AP) " Long consigned to the evening news ratings basement, CBS News figures it can't hurt to take some chances.The first was the appointment of a new anchor, Norah O'Donnell, who takes over Monday at the start of what promises to be a busy midsummer week. The second comes in November, when the "CBS Evening News" leaves New York for Washington, D.C.CBS News President Susan Zirinsky is bullish on the advantages the moves will offer, and says CBS will guard against any [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • CBS This Morning notes how climate change is a driver of extreme heat waves

    GAYLE KING (CO-HOST): I’m Gayle King, with Anthony Mason and Tony Dokoupil. Officials are warning tens of millions of Americans to take extra precautions as a dangerous heat wave hits about two-thirds of this country. Heat alerts are in effect from New Mexico to New Hampshire -- that’s a large area. The heat has already proven deadly. Maryland officials say two people suffered heat-related deaths this week. CBS News climate and weather contributor -- that’s Jeff Berardelli -- is here. Jeff, the...

    Media Matters for America