ABC World News Tonight is the flagship daily evening television news program of ABC News, the news division of the American Broadcasting Company television network in the United States.
The American Broadcasting Company is an American commercial broadcast television network that is owned by the Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
The United States of America, commonly referred to as the United States or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
ABC News is the news division of the American Broadcasting Company, owned by the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
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Since 2014, the program's weekday broadcasts have been anchored by David Muir.
David Jason Muir is an American journalist and the anchor of ABC World News Tonight, the news department of the ABC broadcast-television network, based in New York City.
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Cecilia Vega and Tom Llamas rotated as anchors of the Saturday editions and Sunday editions until Llamas was named sole weekend anchor in January 2017.
The program has been anchored at various times by a number of other presenters since its debut in 1953.
It also has used various titles, including ABC Evening News from 1970 to 1978, World News Tonight from 1978 to 2006, World News from 2006 to 2009, and ABC World News from 2009 to 2014.
As of April 2017 it is in a close ratings race with NBC Nightly News.