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Longtime NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw diagnosed with cancer

By Eric Kelsey and Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran news anchor Tom Brokaw, the face of "NBC Nightly News" for more than two decades, has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, but is hopeful about the outcome of his treatment, the network said on Tuesday.

Maria Bartiromo starts on Fox Business Network with new show, 'Opening Bell,' on Feb. 24

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Fox Business Network says new hire Maria Bartiromo will launch her two-hour weekday program starting Feb. 24. "Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo" will air from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Eastern time. The former CNBC anchor-reporter joined Fox Business Network last month as its global markets editor. Bartiromo left CNBC in November after 20 years. She pioneered daily live reporting from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and has won two news and documentary Emmys. Fox Business Network is available in more than 70 million homes.

Former CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo set to join Fox Business Network as Global Markets Editor

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Fox Business Network says veteran anchor and reporter Maria Bartiromo is joining up as its Global Markets Editor. Bartiromo will anchor a daily program for that network, plus a weekly business-oriented show for Fox News Channel. The network says she begins at Fox Business on Feb. 1, with both programs set to launch by April. Bartiromo left CNBC in November after 20 years. While there, she pioneered daily live reporting from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. She has won two News and Documentary Emmys.

'Money Honey' Maria Bartiromo is leaving CNBC after 20 years

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - CNBC says veteran anchor and reporter Maria Bartiromo is leaving the business news channel. Bartiromo's contract ends Nov. 24, concluding 20 years with CNBC, the channel said Monday. The New York Times and others reported Bartiromo is joining Fox Business Network. The Fox network said it had no immediate announcement to make Monday. The Drudge Report was first to report Bartiromo's move.

Maria Bartiromo leaving CNBC for Fox Business: source

By Liana B. Baker (Reuters) - Business television presenter Maria Bartiromo is leaving broadcaster CNBC after 20 years to take a job at rival Fox Business Network, according to a source familiar with the matter. CNBC President and Chief Executive Mark Hoffman announced Bartiromo's departure in a memo to employees on Monday and said she will leave the company when her contract expires on November 24.

ABC's 'World News With Diane Sawyer' scores first demo win over NBC's Brian Williams since 2008

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - ABC's "World News With Diane Sawyer" pulled off a rare feat last week, scoring a weekly win against "NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams" in the key 25-54 news demo and snapping the 243-week winning streak that "Nightly News" had enjoyed in the demo.

Correction: TV-Fox News-Kelly story

NEW YORK, N.Y. - In a July 2 story about Megyn Kelly of Fox News Channel moving to prime time, The Associated Press incorrectly reported that the agent for Fox News host Greta Van Susteren did not return a call seeking comment. Van Susteren is not represented by an agent. The AP incorrectly called telephone numbers that turned out to be not associated with Van Susteren, who has said she has a long-term contract with Fox News for programming in prime time. A corrected version of the story is below: Fox News says Megyn Kelly will move to prime time

Fox News Moving Megyn Kelly to Primetime

By Jethro Nededog LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Fox News channel announced on Tuesday that daytime "America Live" host Megyn Kelly will be joining its primetime slate in some capacity when she returns from maternity leave.

Jonathan Greenberger returns to 'This Week With George Stephanopoulos' as Executive Broadcast Producer

By Sara Morrison LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Jonathan Greenberger is returning to ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" as its executive broadcast producer, the network announced Tuesday. Greenberger last served as the show's senior producer as well as "virtually every other position on the program," ABC News president Ben Sherwood said in a note to the news division.

ABC News 'Nightline' anchor Moran named network's London-based chief foreign correspondent

NEW YORK, N.Y. - ABC News "Nightline" anchor Terry Moran is getting a new posting as the network's London-based chief foreign correspondent. Moran will head overseas late this summer, ABC said Wednesday. Moran was ABC's chief White House correspondent from 1999 to 2005 and has done many overseas and domestic stories for "Nightline," most recently from Syria. It's a revived position at ABC News. The late Peter Jennings spent several years as a London-based correspondent before becoming the network's chief news anchor.
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