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Intro Debacle at the GOP Debate. What Has Become of My Old Alma Mater ABC News?

Peter Lance | Posted 02.07.2016 | Media
Peter Lance

In December of 2002, when the legendary Roone Arledge passed away, I wrote a Counterpunch piece for the L.A. Times praising the man who not only set the gold standard for Olympics coverage, but gave us Monday Night Football and Wide World of Sports.

Rubio's Stepford Malfunction: The GOP New Hampshire Debate

Alan Schroeder | Posted 02.07.2016 | Politics
Alan Schroeder

This debate was not so much about winners and also-rans as it was about the one clear loser: Marco Rubio. If Rubio had not shown so much promise earlier in the campaign, the loss would seem less momentous.

Will a Sinking Fleet Sink the Clinton Pivot to Asia?

Peter Navarro | Posted 12.17.2015 | Politics
Peter Navarro

REPRINTED COURTESY OF REAL CLEAR DEFENSE Real Clear Defense: Hillary Clinton's Achille's Heel Pivot to Asia from Peter Navarro on Vimeo. If ABC rea...

ABC's David Muir Nabs Latest Interview With Hillary Clinton

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 09.08.2015 | Media

In her second nationally televised interview in a matter of days, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton sat down with ABC News’ David Mu...

Pope Francis Holds 'Virtual Audience' With ABC's David Muir Ahead Of U.S. Visit

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 09.02.2015 | Media

ABC's David Muir moderated a first-of-its-kind discussion this week between Pope Francis and several people scattered across the U.S. who were able to...

Pope Francis Delivers His First Message To The United States

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 08.31.2015 | Religion

Pope Francis held a virtual audience with Americans in three U.S. cities on Monday, just weeks ahead of his first visit to the country later this mont...

Is 'Breaking News' the New Normal for ABC?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2015 | Media
Steve Rosenbaum

You can't entirely blame ABC News for desperately trying to find a way to remain relevant. After all, they're hard-wired into a 6:30 p.m. time slot in a world where our connected devices deliver real-time updates.

ABC News' David Muir Finally Addresses Brian Williams Scandal

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 04.09.2015 | Media

ABC's "World News Tonight" anchor David Muir was named to The Hollywood Reporter's list of 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media 2015 on Wednesday...

ABC's David Muir Names Music Therapists 'Persons of the Week'

Ronna Kaplan, M.A. | Posted 05.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Ronna Kaplan, M.A.

Just last week, David Muir celebrated all music therapists as Persons of the Week on his ABC World News Tonight broadcast.

ABC News Dominates People's 'Sexiest Men' List

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.21.2014 | Media

Three -- count 'em three -- of ABC News' ruggedly handsome male anchors have been named to People magazine's "Sexiest Men Alive" list. Recently si...

David Muir Reveals Childhood Obsession With News

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 09.17.2014 | Media

When David Muir says that he landed his dream job, he's not kidding. The new lead anchor of ABC's "World News" told Jimmy Kimmel Tuesday night that...

WATCH: ABC's Big New David Muir Ad

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.29.2014 | Media

ABC released a snazzy new trailer on Friday for its incoming "World News" anchor David Muir. Muir is taking over from Diane Sawyer, who provided th...

WATCH: Diane Sawyer Talks About The Huge ABC Shakeup

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.27.2014 | Media

ABC's Diane Sawyer told her viewers on Wednesday about her decision to leave the anchor chair at "World News," and she brought on her successor, David...

Diane Sawyer Steps Down As 'World News' Anchor

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.25.2014 | Media

Diane Sawyer is stepping down as the anchor of ABC's "World News," the network announced on Wednesday. She will be replaced by David Muir, the program...

David Muir Replaces Chris Cuomo At '20/20'

Posted 03.31.2013 | Media

ABC News moved swiftly to replace the departing "20/20" anchor Chris Cuomo, naming "ABC World News" weekend anchor David Muir as his replacement on Tu...

Screening Job Applicants Through Facebook for Jobs Has Been a Dirty Little Secret for Years!

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.30.2012 | Business
Stephen Viscusi

Recent news stories have announced as part of your ability to gain employment with some companies, perspective employers are demanding your Facebook password -- and now everyone thinks it's a big deal.

ABC News Tops List Of Most-Used Reporters

Posted 01.05.2012 | Media

ABC News correspondents topped the list of reporters who got the most airtime in 2011, according to TV news analyst Andrew Tyndall. ABC’s David ...

David Muir Ratings Improve For ABC News

Posted 10.24.2011 | Media

David Muir's ratings are going up at ABC News. Since Muir took over the weekend edition of "ABC World News" in February, the program has grown its...

Katherine Fung

ABC's David Muir On Somalia Famine: 'It's Heartbreaking'

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Fung | Posted 09.27.2011 | Media

The famine in Somalia has only gotten worse with each passing day. The United Nations is calling it the “worst humanitarian disaster” in the world...

WATCH: Robin Roberts Calls Out Co-Host David Muir

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

David Muir normally helms the weekend edition of ABC's "World News," but, with both George Stephanopoulos and Diane Sawyer off this week, he's been fi...

Why the iPad 2 is Great for New and Emerging Journalists

Marc Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Marc Phillips

Students of journalism should be taught how to use iPads effectively to convey messages, record content and surreptitiously post to the Internet.

ABC News Series Highlights Lack Of American-Made Products In Homes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ABC News is doing a series focusing on purchasing goods that were made in America--and the network is completely revamping one Texas family's home to ...

WATCH: Diane Sawyer's Awkward Moment At The Oscars

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Being married to a high-profile member of the Oscar Academy has its perks—and if Diane Sawyer's movie and Oscar knowledge are anything to go on, she...

David Muir Named ABC World News Weekend Anchor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

David Muir has been named the sole anchor of the weekend edition of ABC's "World News." The weekend broadcasts will now be called "World News with Dav...

Six Months After The Earthquake In Haiti: Has Health Care Improved?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In the aftermath of the 7.0 earthquake that crippled much of Haiti's infrastructure, international aid groups poured into the country, bringing medica...