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A Day in a News Anchor's Life:
On a typical day a news anchor's tasks might include:
- introducing news stories on the air
- analyzing and interpreting news received from various sources
- writing commentaries, columns and scripts
- editing news material
- selecting materials to present
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos088.htm (visited May 13, 2010).
Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, O*NET Online, Broadcast News Analysts, on the Internet at http://online.onetcenter.org/link/details/27-3021.00 (visited December 2, 2010).