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Encyclopedia > Kevin Newman (journalist)

Kevin Newman (born June 2, 1959 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian journalist and news anchor. Since 2001, he has been anchor of Global National. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... June 2 is the 153rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (154th in leap years), with 212 days remaining. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Diversity Our Strength Image:Toronto, Ontario Location. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Global National is the national newscast of Global Television Network in Canada. ...


Newman began his career in broadcasting at CHRW radio in London, Ontario, becoming the first News Director and working on Western Mustang football broadcasts as the campus station of the University of Western Ontario formally organised. After graduating, he landed his first job as a reporter for Global in 1981. In 1986, he moved to CTV as the network's parliamentary correspondent, and in 1988 he joined the CBC as a reporter and anchor, hosting the CBC's Midday from 1992 to 1994. He was also a substitute anchor on The National. 94. ... The University of Western Ontario (also known as Western, UWO, or Western Ontario) is a coeducational, non-denominational, research university located in London, Ontario, Canada. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... CTV is a TLA that may stand for: CTV Television Network - a Canadian English language television network Channel Television - the main television broadcaster in the Channel Islands Chukyo TV. Broadcasting - a Japanese TV station in Nagoya This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that... The Parliament of Canada (French: Parlement du Canada) is Canadas legislative branch, seated at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), a Canadian crown corporation, is the country’s national public radio and television broadcaster. ... CBC Midday logo, 1997. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... The National, now officially known as CBC News: The National, is the CBCs flagship national television newscast. ...


In 1994, Newman moved to ABC News in the United States, where he anchored World News Now until 1996 and served as a correspondent for World News Tonight until 1998, when he was named co-anchor, with Lisa McRee, of Good Morning America. The show, which had been struggling in the ratings, continued to perform poorly, and Newman was reassigned to other reporting duties within ABC in 1999. 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... ABC News is a division of ABC television and propaganda networks (ABC), owned by The Walt Disney Company. ... More insomniacs get their news from World News Now vanity card; clear parody of the late 1990s More Americans get their news from ABC News bumpers. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... ABC World News Tonight (often abbreviated as WNT) is the ABC television networks flagship evening news program. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... Lisa McRee (born November 9, 1961 in Fort Worth, Texas) is an American television journalist and former news anchor. ... Good Morning America is a weekday morning news show that is broadcasted on the ABC television network. ... Year 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar). ...


In 2001, Global Television launched Global National, and hired Newman as its first anchor and executive editor. Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Global Television and Global TV redirect here. ...


Newman led a television first in Canada. In 2004 Global National with Kevin Newman hit the road on the "Decision Canada" Election tour. The other networks followed suit with their own version of the tour. Later in 2004, Newman was the only Canadian anchor to anchor coverage of the U.S. presidential election from the United States, as Global National with Kevin Newman broadcast from the studios in the network's bureau in Washington. The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th general election), was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... Presidential election results map. ...


Newman received the Gemini Award for Best News Anchor in 2005 and 2006. The Gemini Awards are an annual awards ceremony in Canada. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...


He also writes an online blog, and occasional columns which appear in the National Post. To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The National Post is a major Canadian English-language national newspaper based in Don Mills, Ontario, a district of Toronto. ...


In terms of ratings, Global National with Kevin Newman competes closely with CTV National News as the most-watched national newscast in Canada. CTV National News is a newscast on CTV, which airs at 11pm local time on the main network across Canada. ...

Preceded by
Charles Gibson and Lisa McRee
Good Morning America
Co-Anchor with Lisa McRee

1998-January 25, 1999
Succeeded by
Charles Gibson and Diane Sawyer
Preceded by
None
Global National with Kevin Newman Anchor
2001-present
Succeeded by
Incumbent

Charles Dewolf Gibson (commonly known as Charlie Gibson when hosting Good Morning America) (born March 9, 1943), is an American journalist best known as co-anchor of Good Morning America on ABC from January 1987 to May 1998 and from January 1999 to June 28, 2006, a span of 19... Lisa McRee (born November 9, 1961 in Fort Worth, Texas) is an American television journalist and former news anchor. ... Good Morning America is a weekday morning news show that is broadcasted on the ABC television network. ... Lisa McRee (born November 9, 1961 in Fort Worth, Texas) is an American television journalist and former news anchor. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... January 25 is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar). ... Charles Dewolf Gibson (commonly known as Charlie Gibson when hosting Good Morning America) (born March 9, 1943), is an American journalist best known as co-anchor of Good Morning America on ABC from January 1987 to May 1998 and from January 1999 to June 28, 2006, a span of 19... Diane Sawyer is a television journalist for the U.S. network ABC News and co-anchor of ABCs Good Morning America, along with with Robin Roberts. ... Global National is the national newscast of Global Television Network in Canada. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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Canadians Invade U.S. News (2652 words)
Kevin Newman, meanwhile, is learning to feel at home in his new incarnation as co-host of ABC's Good Morning America.
Newman, who says the call was unsolicited, agonized with his wife, former television journalist Cathy Kearns, and their two children, Alex, now 11, and Erica, 8, over ABC's offer to co-anchor their overnight program World News Now.
If Newman and ABC are in the throes of a whirlwind romance, the relationship between Jennings and the network is that of a long-established marriage.
Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Kevin Newman (Canadian journalist) (374 words)
Kevin Newman (born 1959 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian journalist and news anchor.
Newman began his career in broadcasting at CHRW radio in London, Ontario, becoming the first News Director and working on Western Mustang football broadcasts as the campus station of the University of Western Ontario formally organised.
Later in 2004, Newman was the only Canadian anchor to anchor coverage of the U.S. presidential election from the United States, as Global National with Kevin Newman broadcast from the studios in the network's bureau in Washington.
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