|Glor named weekend anchor at CBS|
|Written by Lou Gulino|
|Wednesday, 11 February 2009 23:07|
Former WSTM-TV staffer Jeff Glor has been promoted to the anchor desk at CBS News. Glor will serve as the anchor of the Saturday Edition of the CBS Evening News. Glor worked at WSTM from 1997 to 2003. Interestingly he will go head to head at the anchor desk with former WTVH anchor David Muir, who anchors World News Saturday for ABC.Here is the official release from CBS News:
Jeff Glor has been named anchor of the Saturday edition of he CBS EVENING NEWS, it was announced today by Sean McManus, President,
Glor has been the National Correspondent for THE EARLY SHOW since March 2007 and has served as substitute anchor for the CBS EVENING NEWS. While at CBS News, Glor has covered many major domestic and international news stories, including President Obama's Inauguration, Campaign '08, the war in Iraq, the crash of US Air Flight 1549, the Beijing Olympic Games, the Republican National Convention and the Papal visit. In May 2008, Glor traveled cross-country for the CBS News "Eye on the Road" series.
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