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CBS Names Stephen Colbert As Next ‘Late Show’ Host

CBS announced Thursday that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman as the host of the “Late Show.”

04/10/2014

Visitors stand in line for "The Late Show with David Letterman" in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)

Mayor Bill de Blasio Urges CBS To Keep ‘Late Show’ In NYC

David Letterman announced last week that he will step away from the show sometime in 2015.

04/08/2014

President Barack Obama and David Letterman speak during a break in the taping of the “Late Show with David Letterman” at the Ed Sullivan Theater on Sept. 18, 2012 in New York. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS, David Letterman Agree On Contract Extension Through 2015

In 2013 the Late Show with David Letterman celebrated 20 years on the CBS Television Network. Since making its debut on the network in 1993, the Late Show has been honored with nine Emmy Awards, and seventy-three nominations.

10/04/2013

A.J. Clemente with David Letterman on "The Late Show" (credit: Worldwide Pants via CBS 2)

North Dakota News Anchor Fired For Profanity Sits Down With David Letterman

Last Sunday, A.J. Clemente was a news anchor on a small television station in North Dakota. Today, he’s an internet sensation.

04/25/2013

Chris Christie Gives Annual State Of The State Address (John Moore/Getty Images News)

Christie: My Weight Is A Serious Matter

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie poked fun at his weight during an appearance on the “Late Show” with David Letterman on Monday night, but he is actually getting serious about his weight.

02/05/2013

Christie On Letterman

Christie Takes Fat Jokes In Stride With Letterman On CBS’ ‘Late Show’

In a taping for “The Late Show” Monday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and David Letterman shared some laughs about the many fat jokes Letterman has made about the governor’s ample girth.

02/04/2013

President Barack Obama and David Letterman (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Kennedy Center Honors Recipient Letterman Opens Up In Rare Interview

“Late Night” host David Letterman has kept audiences laughing for 30 years. But there’s more to the man than stand-up.

12/20/2012

Rescued Chilean miner Edison "The Runner" Pena, who will run in the ING New York City Marathon 2010, enters a news conference before Sunday's race November 4, 2010 in New York City. Pena and 32 other miners were trapped for 69 days in a mine where Pena regularly ran 3-6 miles through the tunnels to keep his body and mind sharp. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Chilean Miner Preps For NYC Marathon

From complete anonymity to worldwide superstardom, Chile’s Edison Pena, one of the 33 miners who survived being trapped in a mine for 70 days, is soaking up the Big Apple’s welcome.

11/06/2010

T-shirts reading 'I vacationed with Obama, Martha's Vineyard '10' are displayed at a store in Vineyard Haven on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, on August 24, 2010. The First Family is vacationing on the island until August 29. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Letterman Knocks Obama For Latest Vacation

A storm that curtailed outdoor activities for much of President Barack Obama’s vacation was forecast to end Wednesday, but he said he’s been able to fight off cabin fever.

CBS New York–08/25/2010