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  WPVI-TV anchors - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
She was promoted to the anchor position in 2005, but would return to the field as a reporter later that year.
In May 2004, Jim Gardner announced on the air that Lisa Thomas-Laury would be permanently leaving her anchor duties (but not leaving WPVI itself, as Gardner said that the door would be open for her to return when her health permitted) in order to have more time to focus on her recovery.
Lisa Thomas-Laury, an African-American, is one of the first minority women to anchor in a major metropolitan market, a group that currently includes Beverly Williams, fellow WPVI anchor Tamala Edwards, WCAU-TV anchor Renee Chenault-Fattah and KYW-TV anchor Alycia Lane.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/WPVI-TV_anchors   (1745 words)

  
 Couric as CBS news anchor seen as a gamble   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Your morning and evening TV routines may be in for a shake-up.
Wiggin said the bigger surprise, given today's youth-obsessed TV environment, is that the first solo woman in the anchor chair isn't in her 30s -- she's pushing 50.
Wherever viewers land after they're shaken out of their routine by this jolt to the TV landscape, one thing is clear: "Nobody is apathetic toward Katie Couric," Mr.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/06095/679489-237.stm   (1054 words)

  
 BUFFALO TV INSIDER
Additionally, as part of the anchor shuffling, current 5pm anchor Melanie Pritchard was going to be moved back to weekends since Banks would be taking her place at 5.
As part of the original plan, current morning anchor Joanna Pasceri was supposed to be the new 6 and 11pm anchor alongside Keith Radford, and current weekend anchor Erika von Tiehl was going to take over the morning anchoring duties alongside Pete Kenworthy.
In the court decision, it was noted that in a survey from March 2002, Kaplan was the least favorite local female anchor, and was ranked the lowest of the four female anchors in humor, trustworthiness, and attractiveness.
www.totalbuffalo.net /TVINSIDERNEWS.htm   (4297 words)

  
 TV anchor Anne Ryder in Calcutta with Mother Teresa Saturday Evening Post - Find Articles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
TV anchor Anne Ryder in Calcutta with Mother Teresa
For TV anchor people in any large metropolitan city, celebrity interviews are routine affairs.
So it was for Indianapolis anchor Anne Ryder who, during her 12-year career with the local NBC affiliate, had met and spoken with many famous entertainers, politicians, and world leaders.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1189/is_n5_v268/ai_18600224   (977 words)

  
 MDO - WCCO-TV anchor Dave Moore dies - 01/29/1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Moore anchored WCCO newscasts for 34 years, retiring in 1991 to host a Sunday morning show, "Moore on Sunday." The show used substitute hosts after Moore's surgery before going on hiatus in September 1997.
Born, raised and educated in Minneapolis, Moore was one of the few television anchors to work almost entirely and exclusively in his hometown.
In his early TV days, Moore was an announcer for the "Malderson Dude Ranch" show, hosted "Bowlerama" and did children's and audience participation shows.
www.mndaily.com /daily/1998/01/29/world_nation/wn1.ap   (477 words)

  
 Brentwood schools hire former TV anchor to teach communications
Jennifer Hughes knows what it is like to be a television news anchor and to have her proud parents show clips of her programs to neighbors.
Hughes, 27, anchored the news at TV6, KAAL in Austin, Minn., and KTVB 7 in Boise, Idaho, before coming to Pittsburgh and obtaining a second degree, this one in secondary education from Point Park College.
One highlight of her TV heyday was an interview with Jesse Ventura when he was running for governor of Minnesota.
www.post-gazette.com /neigh_south/20030806s51hughes0806p5.asp   (401 words)

  
 SIRIUS Satellite Radio - Court TV Radio – Listen to Court TV Radio on Sirius Satellite Radio – Reality Radio
Court TV anchor Vinnie Politan connects with listeners by taking their calls and examining the topics that are on everybody’s lips -- breaking news from the legal, entertainment, consumer and political worlds.
Every day Court TV Radio brings you Court TV Morning with Vinnie Politan, a live program, exclusively on SIRIUS, that takes your calls and breaks down the burning issues of the day, followed by live trial coverage of America's most newsworthy and controversial cases with expert commentary from the Court TV news team.
Nightly, Court TV Radio is hooking listeners with gripping reality-based documentary specials, drama series (like the runaway hit show Forensic Files) and news shows focusing on legal issues.
www.sirius.com /CourtTV   (535 words)

  
 CBC.ca Arts - TV anchor Peter Jennings dies at age 67
In the week that followed, Jennings anchored more than 60 hours and was widely lauded for his calm reassurance in a time of national crisis.
The anchor, who was born in Toronto and raised in Ottawa, said he felt compelled to become a U.S. citizen two years after the attacks, though he retained his Canadian citizenship.
He spent time as a radio news reporter in Brockville, Ont., and got his first shot at network news anchoring at the age of 23 when he was hired by CTV to host its late-night national news.
www.cbc.ca /arts/story/2005/08/08/jennings-dies-050808.html   (2202 words)

  
 Tampabay: TV anchor will sign off to wed
10 anchor Sue Zelenko has decided it's time for a change of her own, announcing Monday that she will leave the CBS affiliate on April 23 to focus on her family and upcoming marriage to retired businessman Ron Salhany.
Zelenko came to the market in 1991, after an 11-year stint at WJRT in Flint, Mich., the city where she was born and raised.
Her broadcast journalism career started in 1975 with an all-purpose job as reporter, anchor and weather forecaster for WLUC television in Marquette, Mich. - a position she held while studying at Northern Michigan University.
www.sptimes.com /2004/03/30/Tampabay/TV_anchor_will_sign_o.shtml   (546 words)

  
 Former anchor questions TV news priorities - March 2, 2006
And so began his lecture titled "Is TV news fulfilling its promise?" Brown served as the keynote speaker for this year’s Thomas W. Pyle First Amendment Forum.
Brown, who described cable news anchors as "highly paid piece(s) of meat," began his TV career as a reporter and anchor at KING-TV News in Seattle.
He likened a typical TV night for Americans as a political act where consumers vote with their remote controls.
www.mailtribune.com /archive/2006/0302/local/stories/07local.htm   (548 words)

  
 TV Reporter Jobs - John Wessling - Ebook Reveals
You know the search is tough for anchor and reporter jobs in TV news, but you also know that some people are getting the TV jobs that they (and you) have been dreaming of!
As a TV news director at some of the country’s highest-rated stations, I’m countless decisions about who gets the anchor and reporter jobs.
They are just some of the dozens of the TV news professionals who are sharing their secrets to success in a 227-page e-book.
www.tvreporterjobs.com /ebook_reveals.htm   (725 words)

  
 Indiantelevision dot com's an Interview with TV anchor Roshan Abbas
Roshan first shot into fame as anchor of Public Demand, one of the few countdowns on TV to run for four years, and went on to present shows like Born Lucky, El look and Fair Play for various TV channels.
Well, it hasn't directly helped me in my anchoring but then being a TV anchor, knowing the camera angles and having an idea of when a break is going to be called, obviously facilitates a better performance.
It is unfortunate that good avenues for formal training in TV anchoring do not exist in our country.
www.indiantelevision.com /interviews/y2k2/actor/roshan.htm   (850 words)

  
 WorkingForChange-In TV anchor land, time stands still for women
A very long time has passed since women were absent from TV news because those in charge believed their voices weren't authoritative and you couldn't trust them not to break down in tears in the middle of a murder story.
Another problem that women on TV face is their greater risk of getting stuck in the quicksand of "soft news." If a man goes on a morning show for a while, he seems able to climb back out.
But the symbolism of the anchor chair is important because it is so visible and because its occupant becomes so famous.
www.workingforchange.com /article.cfm?itemid=18214   (1151 words)

  
 The red-faced TV news anchor-Unproven!
The story is that a female news anchor in Michigan asked a weather reporter on the air why it didn't snow as he had forecasted by asking him, "Where's that 8-inches you promised me last night."
When it comes to bloopers and out-takes from broadcasting, church pulpits, or any other public venue, one of the factors that sometimes makes them funny is the unintended sexual content.
He says this story has made the rounds for years and that he has heard it attributed to TV performers in Los Angeles, Seattle, and elsewhere.
www.truthorfiction.com /rumors/t/tvanchor.htm   (232 words)

  
 MEDIALINE
After a stint at Fox News Channel in New York, where she worked as a news anchor and daytime host, Lisa returned to WVIT in 2002, where she served as the weekend anchor and also contributed as a consumer reporter for the station.
A University of Colorado graduate, and a seasoned anchor, Carrie was the morning weekday anchor at WMC in Memphis before joining KUSA a little over a year ago.
ANNETTE NEWELL is the new anchor at WNCT in Greenville/New Bern/Washington, North Carolina.
www.medialine.com /changing_jobs.htm   (7633 words)

  
 VOA News - Niharika Acharya, TV Anchor and Reporter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Niharika is VOA Hindi TV's lead anchor and correspondent.
She co-hosts VOA Hindi’s weekly news and current affairs program "Duniya" (The World), aired live on India's leading TV news channel Aaj Tak.
She traveled to Pakistan to cover a landmark meeting between Indian and Pakistani leaders, which reopened peace talks between the two countries.
www.voanews.com /hindi/bio_acharya.cfm   (251 words)

  
 RIA Novosti - Russia - REN TV anchor Olga Romanova to sue management
Romanova said that on Thursday evening, security guards of the Yevraziya agency did not let her into the studio, where she was supposed to anchor two nightly newscasts.
She said that the security agency "[had] nothing to do with REN TV security." She said she had been unable to talk to anyone in management since Thursday.
Alexander Ordzhonikidze said live on Ekho Moskvy radio station Thursday that the cancellation of Romanova's newscasts did not mean she was banned from anchoring all programs.
en.rian.ru /russia/20051125/42221623.html   (371 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Europe | Leading Russia TV anchor 'banned'
There is mystery surrounding the fate of Ms Romanova, a prominent TV anchor.
Ren TV is Moscow-based, but has a national audience of 97 million viewers.
Ren TV's management have denied there was any political motive and said they were making personnel changes to boost ratings.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/europe/4472378.stm   (320 words)

  
 RogerSimmons.com -- Orlando TV News
But here are some quick items to fill your TV news stockings with until the Big Man hopefully shows up at your home on Dec. 24...
Channel 2 anchor Martha Sugalski is a WTVJ alum.
WESH, the struggling station in town that had been switching anchor assignments left and right, looks to have taken a turn for the better when it comes to ratings.
www.rogersimmons.com /tv   (1855 words)

  
 wcco.com - Frank Vascellaro To Co-Anchor WCCO-TV 6 P.M. News
Vascellaro is well known to the Minneapolis/St. Paul market for anchoring the 5 p.m., 6 p.m.
Vascellaro has received individual honors in addition to a number of awards for the various news shows with which he was involved.
Vascellaro's broadcasting experience also includes anchoring the 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 10 p.m.
wcco.com /local/local_story_167160825.html   (634 words)

  
 Body of Nineveh TV anchor found in Mosul
The body of a female news anchor was found in Mosul Saturday, six days after masked gunmen kidnapped her, reports her family.
The anchor for Nineveh TV had received repeated death threats, said her husband Salim Saad-Allah, who had tried to convince her to leave the U.S. funded network.
It's not known why she was kidnapped and killed, but last week, Nineveh TV was attacked by a round of mortar fire.
www.cbc.ca /world/story/2005/02/26/nineveh-wazan050226.html   (1076 words)

  
 wcbstv.com - WCBS-TV Anchor Maurice DuBois Returns To Mornings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
A New England native, newcomer Sullivan most recently anchored KATV’s "Live at Five" and "Channel 7 News at 6" in Little Rock, Arkansas.
She joined KATV in August 2002, was promoted to "Live at Five" news anchor and in September 2003, and took on lead anchor responsibilities as well as special assignment reporting.
Sullivan covered 9/11 from New York, where she brought back the reality of Ground Zero and the stories of Arkansans who lost loved ones in one of the greatest tragedies of our generation.
wcbstv.com /press/local_story_096165556.html   (475 words)

  
 TV Medical Anchor Pens Work of Fiction
The Myrtle Beach native regularly hosted a Christian TV program for more than a year and a weekly live medical TV program for four years.
Now, with My Visit with Jesus of Nazareth (paperback, $10.99, 1-60034-712-6), the former TV anchor delves into uncharted territory, the logical next step in his growing list of credentials.
In the novel, a prominent scientist with multiple degrees has concluded that Christianity is based on a myth--that Jesus is the Son of God.
www.emediawire.com /releases/2006/12/emw490761.htm   (415 words)

  
 Susan Peters (TV anchor) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Susan Peters (born September 27) is a main anchor on KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kansas.
In 1995, Susan returned to the anchor chair in Wichita, making her one of the longest running anchors in the market.
Susan holds various regional Emmy awards for her reporting in both California and Kansas, and is known for her volunteer work among the community.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Susan_Peters_(TV_anchor)   (169 words)

  
 LBC TV anchor May Chidiac loses limbs in bomb - aliraqi Community
May Chidiac, a Lebanese political talk show host who was wounded when a bomb placed under her car exploded in the town of Ghadir, near the Christian port city of Jounieh, in northern Beirut, Lebanon, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, is seen in Beirut, Lebanon, late Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005.
Students protested Monday on university campuses and in a downtown Beirut square the latest of a string of bombings which nearly killed Chidiac, a prominent anti-Syrian TV broadcaster, as the government warned more attacks were likely and acknowledged it is unable to stop them.
Students protested Monday on university campuses and in a downtown Beirut square the latest of a string of bombings which nearly killed, Sunday, Chidiac a prominent anti-Syrian TV broadcaster as the government warned more attacks were likely and acknowledged it is unable to stop them.
www.aliraqi.org /forums/showthread.php?t=50792   (922 words)

  
 State: National TV anchor is accused of battery
State: National TV anchor is accused of battery
Police say a Fox News Channel anchor hit a reporter with his car as she saved a parking space.
Capitol Police on Friday arrested Fox News Channel anchor Shepard Smith, one of hundreds of journalists in town to cover the election drama, after police said Smith struck another reporter with his car during an argument over a parking space.
www.sptimes.com /News/111800/State/National_TV_anchor_is.shtml   (641 words)

  
 Passing of an era - and an urbane anchor - in TV news | csmonitor.com
Passing of an era - and an urbane anchor - in TV news
Passing of an era - and an urbane anchor - in TV news
The ABC News anchor will be remembered for "Middle East coverage and for discovering that part of the world before most of the mainstream media did," said Mark Feldstein, director of the journalism program at George Washington University and former ABC News correspondent.
www.csmonitor.com /2005/0809/p01s02-ussc.html   (892 words)

  
 cbs4denver.com - TV Anchor Jim Benemann Returns To News 4
TV Anchor Jim Benemann Returns To News 4
Prior to that, he anchored weekend newscasts at News 4.
Benemann will co-anchor evening newscasts alongside NEWS4 anchors Molly Hughes and Bill Stuart beginning later this year.
cbs4denver.com /press/local_story_080153536.html   (279 words)

  
 RIA Novosti - Russia - REN TV anchor Romanova fears for her life
REN TV anchor Romanova fears for her life
MOSCOW, November 29 (RIA Novosti) - Olga Romanova, an anchor with Russian television channel, REN TV, told a news conference Tuesday that she feared for her own and her children's lives.
The anchor said she would continue to work for the channel, one the most liberal in the country, if the court upheld her suit, though she said she had received many offers since the scandal erupted.
en.rian.ru /russia/20051129/42256908.html   (422 words)

  
 Israel's 'Mr. TV' Gets Political, TV Anchor Delivers Angry Indictment Against Israeli Occupation - CBS News
TV Anchor Delivers Angry Indictment Against Israeli Occupation
Yavin, 72, has anchored the evening news on Israel's public TV channel since 1968, building an image as a dispassionate reporter - much as Cronkite did in the United States.
A founder of Israel's public TV station, Yavin is known as "Mr.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2005/05/31/world/main698817.shtml   (613 words)

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