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Diane Sawyer To Step Down from ABC's "World News"

Posted Wednesday, June 25th 2014 @ 9am

There's a big shakeup coming to ABC News.  Diane Sawyer will leave the "World News" anchor chair in September.  The 68-year-old Sawyer will shift her duties to focus on investigative pieces and enterprise reporting.  Sawyer has anchored "World News" for the past five years.  She'll be replaced by David Muir.  Muir has anchored the show's weekend edition for the past several years.  

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