Anchoring

Anchoring is the practice of presenting the news on television, the radio, or the Internet. An anchor is the person who actually delivers that news to the audience. This usually takes place from a studio, with an entire crew assisting with the production. The news that is delivered is either stories written by reporters or provided by wire services and rewritten. Anchors introduce the stories of the correspondents, read the current events, write their own pieces, and are often considered some of the most crucial parts of the broadcast. Anchoring is hosting the news broadcast, so without an anchor, there would be chaos.

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