Russ Mitchell Becomes Anchor Of Sunday Edition Of CBS Evening News

By Brian 

Russ Mitchell is now the one and only anchor of the Sunday edition of CBS Evening News, effective immediately, Sean McManus announced today.

Mitchell will still co-anchor the Saturday Early Show. He’s also one of the rotating anchors for the Saturday Evening News (along with Thalia Assuras and Mika Brzezinski.)

McManus says: “Russ is one of our most versatile anchors. He has more than earned this position, and I’m pleased to further raise Russ’ profile at CBS News.”

In March, Mika Brzezinski anchored the Sunday editions of the Evening News…