Will ABC Replace a Soap With Katie Couric?

For weeks, there have been rumors that ABC is considering canceling one or both of its long running soaps “All My Children” and “One Life to Live.” Now Variety is reporting that the network may want “CBS Evening News” Anchor Katie Couric to host a daytime talk show. Couric’s contract with CBS expires in June. […]

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Katie Couric Fends Off Grilling on ‘The View’

Katie Couric held her ground and evaded giving away her future career plans during her appearance Tuesday on “The View.” The perky one wasn’t giving in to any pesky questions about her much buzzed status at CBS, despite aggressive prodding from Barbara Walters. “Will you finally confirm that you’re leaving?” Walters inquired, as if Couric […]

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Latest Rumor: Is Matt Lauer Leaving ‘Today’?

What is going on in the land of TV news? First, Katie Couric is reportedly set to leave the anchor desk at the CBS Evening News. Then Meredith Vieira is rumored to want out of NBC’s “Today” show, apparently to get her mornings – and her life – back. Then Glenn Beck announces he’s leaving […]

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David Letterman Jokes: It’s Time For Katie Couric To Go

Maybe it is time for Katie Couric to leave “Evening News.” In a hilarious video parody on Tuesday night’s “Late Show,” David Letterman created a pretty compelling case for her upcoming departure. Take a look below: [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Late-Show-With-David-Letterman/90389/1869788988/David-Letterman—Time-For-Katie-Couric-To-Go-/embed 580 476] Watch Full Episodes: ‘Grey‚Äôs Anatomy’ ‘Parenthood’ ‘The Good Wife’ ‘Desperate Housewives’

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Can a Couric Successor Lift Ratings?

BY: DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK – Katie Couric’s successor as “CBS Evening News” anchor faces an extraordinarily difficult job in lifting the network out of the ratings cellar. Couric will be leaving her post after nearly five years, with her contract expiring on June 4, according to a network executive who spoke to The Associated […]

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Source: Couric Leaving News Anchor Post

By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — Katie Couric is leaving her anchor post at “CBS Evening News” less than five years after becoming the first woman to solely helm a network TV evening newscast. A network executive, who spoke on condition of anonymity because Couric has not officially announced her plans, reported the move to […]

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Couric Career Limbo, New Reports of Talks with ABC

Now Katie Couric’s talking to ABC. But what the network might have available for her remains an open question. Couric, who’s reportedly weighing her options as her contract with “CBS Evening News” nears its expiration date, met last month with the newly installed president of ABC News, Ben Sherwood, according to this story in the […]

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Decision Time Again for Katie Couric

BY: DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK – Katie Couric was in a position of strength five years ago — the last time she faced a career crossroads. The choices were to join CBS News and become the first sole woman anchor of a network evening newscast for $15 million a year, or stay at NBC, where […]

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