Posted on Tue Apr 26, 2011 12:10 PM PDT
Katie Couric has finally announced her official departure from the CBS Evening News.
The former Today anchorwoman tells People:
- "I have decided to step down from the CBS Evening News. I'm really proud of the talented team on the CBS Evening News and the award-winning work we've been able to do in the past five years in addition to the reporting I've done for 60 Minutes and CBS Sunday Morning. In making the decision to move on, I know the Evening News will be in great hands, but I am excited about the future."
As for her future plans, Couric adds:
- "I am looking at a format that will allow me to engage in more multi-dimensional storytelling ... still being discussed."
Aside from planning her next TV move, Couric is also busy promoting her latest book. Find out the title ... after the jump.
Katie Couric's new book is called "The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives."
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