Latest Peter Jennings News

Cbs News "We Invented Original Reporting"

12th August 2011

It's almost enough to raise the ghosts of David Brinkley and Peter Jennings from their graves -- a new 30-second promo airing on CBS that ends with an announcer remarking, "It's not like we invented...

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Elton Honoured With Disney Legends Award

10th October 2006

Veteran singer SIR ELTON JOHN and late US TV anchor PETER JENNINGS were both honoured with Disney Legends Awards in Los Angeles yesterday (09OCT06). CROCODILE ROCK star John was recognised alongside lyricist TIM RICE for...

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Streisand Hits Back At Controversial New Biography

7th April 2006

Singer/actress BARBRA STREISAND has blasted an unofficial new biography which explores her love life as "mean-spirited mythology". BARBRA: THE WAY SHE IS by CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON claims Streisand is "cheap", has a "MARIA CALLAS-sized ego", is...

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Streisand's 'Sexual Conquests' Revealed In New Biography

27th March 2006

A new biography of BARBRA STREISAND alleges the superstar's list of lovers includes DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES' former husband PRINCE CHARLES and her lover DODI FAYED. BARBRA: THE WAY SHE IS by CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON claims...

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Jennings Leaves $50 Million Estate

3rd October 2005

Late US newsreader PETER JENNINGS has left an estate of over $50 million (GBP27 million) to his family. The 67-year-old journalist, who hosted ABC show WORLD NEWS TONIGHT, died in August (04) after a...

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Lucas Want To Play Jennings

11th August 2005

JOSH LUCAS wants to play late newsreader PETER JENNINGS in a movie about his life. Lucas is also using the 67-year-old journalist's death from lung cancer on Sunday (07AUG05) to help him win his...

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Clinton's Tribute To Jennings

9th August 2005

LATEST: PETER JENNINGS greatest adversary, former US President BILL CLINTON, has paid tribute to the veteran newscaster following his death on Sunday (08AUG05). The pair clashed when Jennings interviewed Clinton in the aftermath of...

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Celebrated Newsreader Jennings Dies

8th August 2005

American news presenter PETER JENNINGS died on Sunday (07AUG05) at his New York home following a battle with lung cancer. He was 67. The veteran journalist shot to fame in 1964, when he started...

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Jennings Has Cancer

5th April 2005

Revered US news broadcaster PETER JENNINGS has revealed he has been diagnosed with lung cancer. The WORLD NEWS TONIGHT anchor, 66, has announced to friends and colleagues at ABC that he is about to...

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