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CBS News "Face the Nation" host Bob Schieffer announces his retirement at Texas Christian University on Wednesday, April 8. (Credit: CBS2)

Bob Schieffer Signs Off From CBS, ‘Face The Nation’

He moderated his final broadcast Sunday after 24 years, ending a journalism career that started at age 20 at a radio station in Fort Worth, Texas.

05/31/2015

John Dickerson will begin hosting CBS' "Face the Nation" this summer. (credit: CBS News)

John Dickerson To Replace Bob Schieffer On ‘Face The Nation’

Schieffer made the announcement on Sunday’s show. Dickerson’s first broadcast as host will come this summer.

04/12/2015

CBS News' Bob Schieffer  Bob Schieffer poses at the premiere of new television series 'Madam Secretary' in Washington on September 18, 2014. (Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: ‘Face The Nation’ Host Bob Schieffer To Retire This Summer

Bob Schieffer, a 46-year veteran of CBS News and the longtime anchor of “Face the Nation,” announced Wednesday that he will retire this summer.

04/08/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before members of Congress in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol January 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to lay out a broad agenda to including attempts to address income inequality and making it easier for Americans to afford college education and child care.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Obama: Time To ‘Turn The Page’ On Economic Woes, Lengthy Wars Of Past

In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama urged Americans Tuesday night to “turn the page” on years of economic troubles, terrorism and lengthy wars 15 years into the 21st century.

01/20/2015

Outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the opening ceremony of Four World Trade Center on Nov. 13, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Michael Bloomberg: I Won’t Run For President, But Hillary Clinton Should

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg insists he won’t be a presidential candidate in 2016 — but he was OK with serving as a political commentator during an interview on CBS’ “Face the Nation.”

05/18/2014

President John F. Kennedy with First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy ride in a motorcade in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, shortly before his assassination. (credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Audio Archives: Reports From Day President Kennedy Assassinated

To mark the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination, CBS News is launching a week’s worth of coverage with a CBS News prime time special set to air Saturday, Nov. 16 at 9 p.m.

11/15/2013

A supporter of Syrian president Bashar Hafez al-Assad waves a flag bearing a picture of the president at a rally to urge Congress to vote against a limited military strike against the Syrian military in response to allegations that Assad has used sarin gas to kill civilians on September 7, 2013. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

In Interview With CBS News, Assad Denies Using Chemical Weapons

The dictator sat down for an interview with CBS This Morning anchor Charlie Rose as Congress mulls whether to authorize the use of force in Syria.

09/08/2013

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly. (file/credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Kelly: People In ‘Minority Communities’ Are ‘Losers’ If Stop-And-Frisk Ruling Holds

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly made the rounds on the Sunday talk shows to again defend the controversial stop-and-frisk policy.

08/18/2013

President Barack Obama tells jokes poking fun at himself and others during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 27, 2013. (credit: Pete Marovich-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Roasts Himself, The Press, Other Politicians At Annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Entering to the rap track “All I Do Is Win” by DJ Khaled, Obama joked about how re-election would allow him to unleash a radical agenda.

04/28/2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan on Easter Sunday (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Christians Around The World Celebrate Easter

Francis delivered a plea for peace in his first Easter Sunday message to the world, decrying the seemingly endless conflicts in the Middle East and on the Korean peninsula after celebrating Mass along with more than 250,000 faithful.

03/31/2013

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Kelly On ‘Face The Nation:’ In NYC Crime, ‘The Problem Is The Handgun’

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly touted new technology to detect illegal guns on “Face the Nation” Sunday, while noting that handguns – not assault weapons – are responsible for most of the homicides and non-fatal shootings in New York City.

01/27/2013

President Barack Obama (R) debates with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on October 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida.(Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

With Final Debate Over, Candidates Begin Mad Dash To Election Day

Mitt Romney and President Obama both spent Tuesday campaigning in some key battleground states.

10/23/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama (file/credit: Ethan Miller/Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Candidates To Tackle Foreign Policy In Final Presidential Debate

Monday night marks the third and final showdown between President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney. And with the race in a dead heat, what happens at the debate at Lynn University could well determine the outcome of the election

10/22/2012

Gov. Chris Christie (R-NJ) endorsing Mitt Romney in Oct. 2011. (file/Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Christie: Romney Will Turn Race ‘Upside Down’ At Wednesday Night’s Presidential Debate

Gov. Christie, who delivered the keynote address at the Republican National Convention, said Romney’s experience as governor of Massachusetts gives him an advantage.

09/30/2012

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