ABC Newsman Chris Cuomo (Photo: ABC)

Chris Cuomo Leaving ABC News for CNN

“20/20” anchor Chris Cuomo is leaving ABC News to join CNN, it was announced Tuesday. Cuomo is expected to host a morning news program for the cable channel. His contract with ABC News was up for renewal, a perfect time for new CNN honcho Jeff Zucker (former NBC and “Today” show executive) to make a […]

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Martha Raddatz, Hot Off Debate Performance, Promoted at ABC News

NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Martha Raddatz, widely praised for her moderation of the vice presidential debate in October, has been given an expanded role as ABC News’ chief global affairs correspondent. Jonathan Karl, meanwhile, will become the network’s new chief White House correspondent, filling the void left by Jake Tapper’s exit to CNN. Raddatz will […]

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Jake Tapper (Photo: ABC News)

ABC News’ Jake Tapper Jumps to CNN

ABC News’ Senior White House Correspondent Jake Tapper is leaving ABC to join CNN, it was announced Thursday. Tapper will anchor a new weekday program on CNN, as well as serve as the cable news network’s Chief Washington Correspondent. His new show does not yet have a title but is slated to debut in 2013. […]

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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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Christiane Amanpour Takes on ABC News’ ‘This Week’

BY: Frazier Moore NEW YORK – Saying she’s “eager to open a window on the world,” ABC’s Christiane Amanpour has joined the company of Sunday political talk hosts. Amanpour claimed her role at ‘This Week‘ on Sunday, replacing George Stephanopoulos on the show that competes with NBC’s ‘Meet the Press,’ CBS’ ‘Face the Nation‘ and […]

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