On March 4,another new set of graphics was introduced, yet the theme music remained the same. In JulyTom was named Managing Editor and Co-anchor, a newly combined position with both editorial and managerial responsibility.
Griffeth is reunited with his former Power Lunch co-anchor, Sue Herera, on this program. NBR operates three reporting bureaus with full-time staff members as well as bureaus in Denver, Silicon Valley, and Phoenix operated in partnership with the public television stations in those markets.
Woodruff, although still recovering from his injuries, returned to World News Tonight as a correspondent on February 28, Both men suffered head injuries in the incident, even though they were both wearing body armor and helmets. The program also announced the complete closing of its Chicago bureau, leaving it with staff reporters only in New York and Washington, D.
Inthe inexperienced Jennings left the anchor chair and was reassigned by the news division as an international correspondent for the news program. Gibson anchored the broadcast the first part of the week; Bob Woodruff anchored the final edition of World News Tonight with Peter Jennings on August 12, Charles Gibson was then named sole anchor of the program, effectively replacing Vargas and her injured co-anchor Woodruff.
His death ended the era of the so-called "Big Three" anchors: S, airing mostly in late-night timeslots five hours after the original ABC broadcast.
Jennings died of lung cancer on August 7,at his apartment in New York City, at age Woodruff and Vogt were then evacuated to a U. This theme lasted until April 27, Both underwent surgery at a U.
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. Beginning on August 15,the broadcast was introduced simply as World News Tonight and it remained that way until January On April 30,a new virtual theme was introduced to the show with new graphics and music.
NBR is also seen internationally through Worldnetthe U. 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. History[ edit ] The idea for a business news program had come from Susan J.
Bill Owen would replace Bill Rice as announcer for a year. He works in post-production as a film colorist.
At the time, it was unknown what ABC News planned to do until Woodruff returned to the anchor chair, which appeared not to be within the near future, and when Vargas began her maternity leave.
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. Title cards and theme music[ edit ] The themes and bumper music that were used from January 22, to January 1, were composed by Edd Kalehoffalso known for themes on other television series and game shows.
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. The August 8,edition of the program was dedicated in memory of Jennings and looked back at his four-decade career in news.
Gary Ferrell also departed the company at this time. In a press release,  NBR Worldwide said the moves were " Starting in January 22,NBR launched on public stations around the country. The sale was first proposed in February. The first regular commentator on the program was Alan Greenspanthen a private economist, who remained as an NBR commentator until his appointment as Fed chief in Nightly Business Report A long-running weeknight business-news magazine that includes market reports, company information, CEO interviews.
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