Topic: Diane Sawyer

ABC News' Jeffrey Schneider Returns After Two-Week Suspension

SVP disciplined for shouting at staffer

ABC News svp of communications Jeffrey Schneider has returned to his post after a suspension, according to a post at Radar Online that Schneider confirmed himself. The executive was ordered to…

Diane Sawyer Leaves World News, David Muir Will Anchor

George Stephanopoulos promoted to chief anchor

Diane Sawyer is officially stepping down from the leadership of ABC's World News franchise, and David Muir is stepping up. Starting Sept. 2, David Muir will become the anchor and…

Ben Sherwood Named Top Dog at Disney/ABC Television Group

News chief to succeed Anne Sweeney in 2015

The Walt Disney Co. announced today that it has named ABC News president Ben Sherwood the successor to Anne Sweeney. Effective Feb. 1, 2015, Sherwood will assume the title of…

Decision 2012: The Good, the Bad and the Funny

While Twitter roared, the election spotlight remained on TV

In a night of indelible moments, perhaps the most arresting spectacle was that of Fox News analyst Karl Rove aggressively disagreeing with the network’s decision to call Ohio for President…

Broadcast News Rebounds in 2011

Ratings up across the board; NBC remains top dog

NBC in 2011 extended its winning streak in the nightly news race to four years, as NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams averaged 8.76 million total viewers, easily outpacing the…

ABC News Special on Gabrielle Giffords May Not Show Interview

She's still 'undecided' about an on-air talk

Yesterday, in a major coup for the network, ABC News announced that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords will sit down with Diane Sawyer for her first interview since she was shot last…