ATLANTA -Cable News Network principal anchor Bernard Shaw plans to resign from the all-news channel at the end of February, the network said last Friday.
The 60-year-old Shaw, with CNN since 1980, planned to announce his intentions during last Friday's
"I am stepping back from the table to write books, including an autobiography. Also, I am leaving to give back to my wifely friend, Linda, her husband and to our adult daughter and son, their father," Shaw was to tell viewers, according to a copy of the script. Shaw said he might return to report stories for CNN "from time to time."
Weekly digest of streaming and OTT industry news
Thank you for signing up to Multichannel News. You will receive a verification email shortly.
There was a problem. Please refresh the page and try again.