Friday, December 2, 2005
NBC's Couric May Jump to Rival CBS
The buzz is the "Today" star may take over the anchor desk.
LA Times CalendarLive.com
By Matea Gold, Times Staff Writer
NEW YORK — NBC's "Today" show co-anchor Katie Couric is being actively wooed by CBS to be its next evening news anchor — a move she is seriously considering, according to sources at both networks.In recent weeks, CBS News President Sean McManus has been doggedly courting Couric to switch networks and assume the anchor seat of the "CBS Evening News," according to three senior editorial employees at CBS and NBC.
Posted at 1:57 PM