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Piers Morgan's CNN Show Gets Official End Date

Piers Morgan's CNN talk show Piers Morgan Live will air its final episode on Friday, March 28, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford: "I'm Not an Addict"

Embattled Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who recently admitted to smoking crackwhile in office and had an obscene outburst on live television during a press conference last week, tells CNN's Bill Weir that he doesn't have an addiction.

"I'm not an addict," Ford, 44, tells Weir. "I'm not an alcoholic. I'm not a drug addict."

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Nightline's Martin Bashir Headed to MSNBC, Dateline

Martin Bashir is leaving ABC News' Nightline to anchor an MSNBC show.

Besides anchoring a daily afternoon program on MSNBC starting in September, he'll become a regular contributor to NBC's Dateline.

In a statement Thursday, MSNBC President Phil Griffin called Bashir's work "smart, original and thoughtful," adding more


Nightline 9/18: The Manhunt for Alleged Cop Shooter
Nightline 9/17: Controversy Over 'Blurred Lines': Inspired or Stealing?
Nightline 05/23: Road Rage: Why Drivers Snap
Nightline 9/19: NFL Continues to Fight off Scandal

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Nightline Prime 7/26: The Elkhart 4: A Home Invasion Gone Horribly Wrong
Nightline Prime 7/19: Mega-Church Financial Advisor Accused of $5M Ponzi Scheme
Nightline Prime 7/13: Mega-Family of 21 Plans a Wedding
Nightline Prime 7/6: Celebrities Come Forward as Victims of Cruel Hoax

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Year Title Description
2013 ABC's the Lookout TV Show Series, Anchor
2012 Countdown to Niagara TV Show Series, Reporter
2012 Megastunts - 'Highwire Over Niagara Falls - Live!' TV Show Series, Reporter
2006 ABC News Special: Shuttle Discovery: The Second Step Episode, Anchor
1980 Nightline TV Show Series, Anchor

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i-Caught Gets the Story Behind Viral Videos

Back in 1990 when video cameras hit critical mass among consumers, ABC launched America's Funniest Home Videos, making every embarrassing moment that occurred in front of a camcorder fodder for entertainment. It's still on the air. Now ABC News is exploiting the newest generation of video technology with a limited summer series called i-Caught, which premieres Tuesday, Aug. 7, at 10 pm. Each week, host Bill Weir will be getting the story behind the most talked-about user-generated clips on the Internet that go into heavy rotation on cable news after they've sufficiently distracted the nation's labor force. ABC has even set up a YouTube-esque site at where you can sample some clips and even upload your own. The Biz got Weir to log off long enough to talk about his new So has the ABC News legal department cleared the use of i-Caught with Apple? Bill Weir: I raised that exact point. But no. Everything is cool. I guess they can't trademark a l... read more

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