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CBS Katie Couric NBC The Today Show

Leaves Today Show, joins CBS

7 Apr, 2006

Couric leaves NBC and joins CBS, where she is set to become first solo female anchor in weekday evening network news history.

I wanted to tell all of you out there who have watched the show for the past 15 years that after listening to my heart and my gut — two things that have served me pretty well in the past — I’ve decided I’ll be leaving Today at the end of May. I really feel as if we’ve become friends through the years.

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