Diane Sawyer to step down as ‘ABC World News’ anchor; David Muir will replace her

06.25.14 3 years ago

Diane Sawyer to step down as “ABC World News” anchor; David Muir will replace her
Muir takes over Sept. 2, as Sawyer will transition to leading “new programming and “tackling big issues and extraordinary interviews,” ABC News said in a statement. In addition, George Stephanopoulos” title will change to “Chief Anchor of ABC News.” PLUS: Stephanopoulos will become the lead anchor on all breaking news coverage.

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