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Cbs News "We Invented Original Reporting"

It's almost enough to raise the ghosts of David Brinkley and Peter Jennings from their graves -- a new 30-second promo airing on CBS that ends with an announcer remarking, "It's not like we invented...

Elton Honoured With Disney Legends Award

Veteran singer SIR ELTON JOHN and late US TV anchor PETER JENNINGS were both honoured with Disney Legends Awards in Los Angeles yesterday (09OCT06). CROCODILE ROCK star John was recognised alongside lyricist TIM RICE for...

Streisand Hits Back At Controversial New Biography

Singer/actress BARBRA STREISAND has blasted an unofficial new biography which explores her love life as "mean-spirited mythology". BARBRA: THE WAY SHE IS by CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON claims Streisand is "cheap", has a "MARIA CALLAS-sized ego", is...

Streisand's 'Sexual Conquests' Revealed In New Biography

A new biography of BARBRA STREISAND alleges the superstar's list of lovers includes DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' former husband PRINCE CHARLES and her lover DODI FAYED. BARBRA: THE WAY SHE IS by CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON claims...

Jennings Leaves $50 Million Estate

Late US newsreader PETER JENNINGS has left an estate of over $50 million (GBP27 million) to his family. The 67-year-old journalist, who hosted ABC show WORLD NEWS TONIGHT, died in August (04) after a...

Lucas Want To Play Jennings

JOSH LUCAS wants to play late newsreader PETER JENNINGS in a movie about his life. Lucas is also using the 67-year-old journalist's death from lung cancer on Sunday (07AUG05) to help him win his...

Clinton's Tribute To Jennings

LATEST: PETER JENNINGS greatest adversary, former US President BILL CLINTON, has paid tribute to the veteran newscaster following his death on Sunday (08AUG05). The pair clashed when Jennings interviewed Clinton in the aftermath of...

Celebrated Newsreader Jennings Dies

American news presenter PETER JENNINGS died on Sunday (07AUG05) at his New York home following a battle with lung cancer. He was 67. The veteran journalist shot to fame in 1964, when he started...

Jennings Has Cancer

Revered US news broadcaster PETER JENNINGS has revealed he has been diagnosed with lung cancer. The WORLD NEWS TONIGHT anchor, 66, has announced to friends and colleagues at ABC that he is about to...

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