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Series / ABC World News Tonight

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An ABC American news broadcast that is currently anchored by David Muir that broadcasts daily to bring news from around the world and in the United States. On the air since 1948, it is one of the longest running show on American Television.

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  • Human-Interest Story: During David Muir's run, he has done stories about people going through difficult times but managing to pull through, either because of illnesses like cancer or people who have died during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    • He has also done segments like America Strong, where he showcases Americans helping each other through tough times and acts of kindness towards strangers.
    • Made in America, where he showcases American companies making American products, since many things sold in America are either made in China or other countries.
  • This Just In!: Any story that just happened late in the day will be covered before other stories will also be covered like the death of a major figure like Ruth Bader Ginsburg or George H. W. Bush.
  • We Interrupt This Program: Whenever a major disaster or a death of a prominent figure happens, programs airing will be interrupted for the current anchor to report the news.

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