Diane Sawyer Named World News Anchor: Network Glass Ceiling Gives Way to 2 Women Anchors

The rarefied club of network evening news anchors will soon have an unprecedented majority: women. As announced by ABC News Wednesday, "Good Morning America" anchor Diane Sawyer will succeed Charles Gibson, who is retiring from his post as anchor of "World News." Sawyer's move to the "World News" desk in January will come more than two years after former NBC "Today Show" anchor Katie Couric took the helm at "CBS Evening News," succeeding Bob Schieffer. Critics say the new female majority...Full Story
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