NEW YORK (AP) — Former PBS journalist Ray Suarez is joining Al-Jazeera America to host a daily show, “Inside Story,” that airs in the late afternoon each weekday. Suarez worked at PBS’ “NewsHour” for 20 years, most recently as chief national correspondent. He’s also worked for CNN, NPR and NBC’s local station in Chicago. He’ll […]
Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff didn’t think much about the milestone upon being appointed the first women to co-anchor a national daily news program on television — until flowers began filling their offices and strangers offered congratulations.
NEW YORK – Jim Lehrer says he’s retiring as a regular anchor of PBS’ “NewsHour” broadcast after 35 years. After 52 years in journalism, Lehrer said Thursday that “there comes a time to step aside from the daily process, and that day has arrived.” His exit will take place the week of June 6. Lehrer’s […]
By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK — For many following the news, the Gulf oil spill was an important but abstract story – until live video became widely available showing plumes of oil gushing into the water at a furious pace, hour after hour and day after day. The undersea images were first […]