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The Journal Gazette

Monday, April 16, 2012 5:38 pm

Clarification: Today in History

The Associated Press

In the "On this date" section of Today in History of April 16, The Associated Press reported that in 1962, Walter Cronkite succeeded Douglas Edwards as anchorman of the "CBS Evening News." Initially, the broadcast was titled "Walter Cronkite and the News." It became the "CBS Evening News" the following year.