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Stephanopoulos to Replace Amanpour at ‘This Week’

By David Bauder, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — George Stephanopoulos is returning to Sunday mornings at ABC News, replacing Christiane Amanpour as host of the political talk show “This Week.” ABC said Tuesday that Stephanopoulos, who returns Jan. 8, will remain as host of “Good Morning America,” although likely on a four-day schedule. Amanpour, […]

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ABC News President Wants Christiane Amanpour to Be ‘More Visible’

ABC News President Ben Sherwood stands behind the network’s decision to place Christiane Amanpour at the head of “This Week.” “Christiane Amanpour is an intrepid, ferocious reporter,” Sherwood said Monday at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena. “ABC News is incredibly fortunate to have her,” he added, noting the former CNN staffer was […]

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