CBS, ABC and Vice were among the top winners at the 43rd annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards on Wednesday.
During a ceremony held at the Palladium Times Square in New York City and streamed online, the first night of the two-evening event celebrated the News categories, while the Documentary winners will be announced Thursday.
Scheduled presenters at the News portion included ABC News’ Linsey Davis, CBS News’ Margarat Brennan, CNN’s Omar Jimenez, NBC News’ Morgan Radford, Noticias Telemundo’s Julio Vaqueiro, Univision’s Teresa Rodrigues and Vice News’ Paola Ramos.
PBS NewsHour anchor and managing editor Judy Woodruff was the previously announced recipient of the night’s lifetime achievement honors during the News event, with McNeill/Lehrer NewsHour co-founder Robert McNeil chosen to present the award.
The full list of winners from the first night of the News & Documentary Emmy Awards ceremony is below.
Outstanding Live News Program
ABC World News Tonight with David Muir ABC
Anderson Cooper 360 CNN
CBS Mornings / CBS This Morning CBS (WINNER)
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt NBC
The Lead with Jake Tapper CNN
Outstanding Recorded News Program
60 Minutes CBS (WINNER)
ABC News Soul of a Nation ABC
CBS Sunday Morning CBS
Outstanding Emerging Journalist
Anna Kook AJ+
Omar Jimenez CNN