Harry Smith Leaving CBS News For NBC

CBS News long-timer Harry Smith is heading to NBC News. A source inside CBS said Smith is joining NBC to be part of a new primetime newsmagazine with NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams. The network plans to launch the new program during the 2011-12 season.

Behind CBS’s Morning Show Shakeup

Harry Smith and Maggie Rodriguez got axed from the Early Show Tuesday. Smith and CBS News President Sean McManus talk about the perennial challenges of the low-rated show.