Emmy-award winning CBS News correspondent Jeff Glor has been named anchor of the CBS Evening News, the network’s flagship evening news broadcast, it was announced today by CBS News President David Rhodes.
Glor, 42, has reported across the globe for virtually all CBS News broadcasts and digital platforms in his 10 years with the network. He has anchored numerous breaking news stories, including most recently in the field for Hurricane Irma and in the studio for the Las Vegas shootings.
Anthony Mason, who served as interim anchor of the broadcast in recent months, will continue in his role as CBS News senior national correspondent and co-host of “CBS This Morning: Saturday.”
“CBS Evening News with Jeff Glor” will launch later this year and feature regular contributions from a core team of correspondents.
Glor joined CBS News in 2007 as a correspondent based in New York.