He replaces Charlie Rose, one of a slew of highly- paid, powerful men in the world of media and entertainment to lose their jobs as the United States reckons with a sexual harassment watershed.
By naming Dickerson, a veteran Beltway journalist who often provides historical analysis in his coverage, CBS News is sending a signal that its morning program will retain its positioning as a hard-news alternative to the other broadcast networks' offerings in that time slot.
Dickerson is expected to continue his duties as Face the Nation moderator. He will join Gayle King and Norah O'Donnell on the A.M. franchise.
Dickerson will begin Wednesday, and will relocate to be in NY full-time.
Marvel Studios unleashes new "Black Panther" peek
Robinson, chancellor of Winston-Salem State University in Winston-Salem, N.C., on Twitter while sporting a Black Panther T-shirt. We see Black Panther's humility when his sister Shuri bows in his presence and he tells her to stop.
"This has to be the most popular decision that NBC News has ever made", said "Today" co-anchor Savannah Guthrie last week.
Dickerson is relocating to NY from Washington, D.C., full time.
Rhodes continued to praise King and O'Donnell's leadership on CBS This Morning and believed that the trio would continue to deliver CBS' brand of excellent journalism to the audience every day on the morning news program. "I've worked alongside John for nearly 20 years, and this is a great way to continue our mission of putting the news back in the morning". In 2015, he was named host of "Face the Nation", succeeding its legendary host and anchor, Bob Schieffer. Dickerson has been a reporter in Washington since 1995, covering the White House, Congress and economics. CBS THIS MORNING is in its closest competitive position with "Today" in at least three decades and in almost two decades.
The CBS host will be joining co-hosts Norah O'Donnell and Gayle King for the morning show that ranks third in ratings behind ABC's "Good Morning America" and NBC's "Today" show.
Justin Timberlake Announces Chicago Show in 2018 Tour
According to Timberlake's website , the singer will kick off his Man of the Woods tour in Toronto on March 13, 2018. His last tour, in 2013-14, was called " The 20/20 Experience ", and it sold out arenas all over the world.
Troops kill 2 militants in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight
The troops also critically injured another youth, Ashraf Khan, during the operation, which continued till reports last came in. Some civilians pelted stones at an Army camp in Kudwani, even as few militants hidden in the mob fired at it, claimed police.
Ewan McGregor Says Obi-Wan Movie is Still "Just Talk"
And the new pic has led many to believe that Ewan might be getting ready to head back to the sci-fi franchise. Disney already has " Solo: A Star Wars Story " on the docket for May, and Episode IX hits theaters in 2019.