In a press release,  NBR Worldwide said the moves were " Jennings was known for his ability to calmly portray events as they were happening and for his coverage of many major world events. With Jennings as lead anchor, World News Tonight was the most-watched national newscast from February 27, to November 1,but from then on until Februaryit placed second behind its main rival, NBC Nightly News.
Diane Sawyer ultimately decided to end her tenure as anchor of ABC World News nearly a week before Muir began as anchor of the weeknight editions on August 27,in order to spend time with family. NBC Nightly News retook first place in the November sweeps  and the two programs remained in a tight race until the fall ofwhen the NBC program established a consistent lead.
InRon Cochran was appointed as full-time anchor, staying with the program until After Cochran left the program, Peter Jenningsa Canadian journalist who was 26 years old at the time, was named anchor of the retitled Peter Jennings with the News.
This theme lasted until April 27, On March 4,another new set of graphics was introduced, yet the theme music remained the same.
Both underwent surgery at a U. His death ended the era of the so-called "Big Three" anchors: The program also announced the complete closing of its Chicago bureau, leaving it with staff reporters only in New York and Washington, D.
Along with an update to the graphics and presentation, the theme was updated on November 18, and was used until January 1, He works in post-production as a film colorist. During his career, Jennings had reported from every major world capital and war zone, and from all 50 U.
Paul Kangas was among the first to join, signing on as its stock market commentator. People in the news industry looked at the choice of Vargas and Woodruff by ABC News as the start of a new era in network television news. A rotation of anchors hosted the program until August 9,when ABC announced that Jennings became the sole anchor and senior editor of World News Tonight, which took effect September 5, and on that day, the program began broadcasting from New York City on a regular basis.
The broadcast was produced live three times per day — the regular live broadcast for the Eastern and Central Time Zones, plus separate broadcasts for the Mountain and Pacific Time Zones. The practice continued untilwhen real-time closed captioning was first introduced in the United States by the National Captioning Institute."Nightly Business Report produced by CNBC" (NBR) is an award-winning and highly-respected nightly business news program that airs on public television.
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