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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

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton is interviewed on CBS' "Face the Nation" on Dec. 28, 2014. (credit: CBS News)

Bratton: Cops Turning Backs On De Blasio At Funeral Was ‘Inappropriate’

Officers outside of the Christ Tabernacle Church in Glendale, Queens, could be seen Saturday turning their backs to the Jumbotron screen broadcasting the service as de Blasio spoke.

12/28/2014

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

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gillibrand Continues Push To End ‘Corrosive’ Era Of Abuse Within Military

Speaking on CBS’ “Face The Nation” Sunday, Gillibrand said the current system is working more as a deterrent to those who’ve been sexually assaulted.

06/09/2013

Teacher, Meat, and the LaGuardia Airport control tower (credits: clipart.com, clipart.com, Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Fact Check Friday: Getting The Truth As The Sequester Takes Effect

Airport control towers closing, teachers laid off, and meat going bad or uninspected. These are the claims, some exaggerated, from both sides about these automatic spending cuts starting Friday with the sequester.

03/01/2013

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

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CBS Announces Major Pre-Super Bowl Broadcast Hub At NOLA’s Jackson Square

A bevy of Super shows will be aired from New Orleans leading up to CBS’ broadcast of Super Bowl XLVII. CBS Corporation has announced its plans for a major broadcast hub in the heart of the city’s historic French Quarter.

12/06/2012

Christie (Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images); Obama (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

NJ Gov. Christie Compliments First Lady Obama’s Health Efforts

Christie thinks first lady Michelle Obama is doing well to speak in favor of healthy eating and exercise.

02/27/2011