From CBS NEWS
CBS didn't waste too much time finding a new host for the "Late Show." Exactly a week after David Letterman announced his plans to retire, his successor has been named.
Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of "The Colbert Report," will replace Letterman in 2015.
"Stephen Colbert is one of the most inventive and respected forces on
television," CBS Chairman and CEO Les Moonves said in a statement
Thursday. "David Letterman's legacy and accomplishments are an
incredible source of pride for all of us here, and today's announcement
speaks to our commitment of upholding what he established for CBS in
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