BBC Hires Former 'CBS Evening News' Producer, Moves to Expand U.S. News Operations TVNewser

The BBC has hired a former producer of "CBS Evening News with Dan Rather" as executive producer of BBC News, America, reports

Dick Meyer will expand the BBC's U.S. news-gathering operations, along with overseeing "BBC World News America" and the U.S. edition of, the story says.

Meyer will start working at the BBC in February. He most recently served as executive editor of NPR and previously ran, the piece adds.