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One of two gazebos David Letterman gave to Kankakee in 2000, after it was named the worst metropolitan area to live in the U.S. Students in Kankakee plan to tear them down and turn the wood into a rocking chair as a retirement gift to Letterman. (Credit: Twitter/@LetsGo_Dave)

Late Show Will Air Segment With Kankakee Students Returning Letterman’s Gag Gift

A group of students from Kankakee has been preparing a retirement gift for David Letterman, hoping to appear on one of his final shows before he retires from the Late Show on CBS in May.

02/04/2015

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‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Will Premiere Tuesday, Sept. 8

CBS announced today that ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ will debut Tuesday, Sept. 8 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) from the historic Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City.

01/12/2015

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Tradition Reigns On Final ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ Holiday Special

As is tradition, Darlene Love performed “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),” on Letterman’s final holiday special.

12/20/2014

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2014 In Review: Weddings, Deaths & Final Acts

Entertainment and pop culture had quite a few notable moments in 2014, and as the year winds down, some things require a second look.

12/18/2014

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David Letterman To Host Final “Late Show” May 20, 2015

David Letterman will host his final broadcast of the “Late Show” on Wednesday, May 20, 2015

12/10/2014

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Foo Fighters Announce Weeklong Residency on ‘Letterman’ with Special Guests

Those special guests have not been announced but are musicians who helped inspire the band’s new album.

10/06/2014

David Letterman speaks onstage at Spike TV's "Don Rickles: One Night Only" on May 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Spike TV)

David Letterman Tribute To Robin Williams On CBS ‘Late Show’

In his first day back on the “Late Show” since the death of Robin Williams, David Letterman delivered a poignant and entertaining tribute to the comedic icon whom Letterman had known for nearly 40 years.

08/19/2014

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‘Late Show’ With Stephen Colbert To Stay In New York

Good news for New York! Late Show with Stephen Colbert isn’t going anywhere.

07/23/2014

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CBS In Planning Stages For New Late-Night Era

The network is taking a wide-open approach to replacing Craig Ferguson in late-night

07/17/2014

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Dave Chappelle Talks Quitting “Chappelle’s Show” With David Letterman

Dave Chappelle made his first late-night appearance in more than six years Tuesday, and one of the first questions he was asked was why he quit his cult sketch comedy show “Chappelle’s Show.”

06/11/2014

Stephen Colbert and David Letterman during a taping of the LATE SHOW Photo: John Paul Filo/CBS

Colbert To Visit Future Home Of CBS’ ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert will be paying a visit to CBS’ “Late Show,” his future home on April 22nd.

04/16/2014

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Boers: Remembering Letterman’s Late Night Run

David Letterman has withstood the test of time like few others.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2014

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Stephen Colbert To Succeed Letterman On ‘Late Show’

CBS announced on Thursday that Stephen Colbert will succeed David Letterman on “The Late Show.”

04/10/2014

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David Letterman Announces Plans To Retire In 2015

The man who has been synonymous with late nights on CBS for more than two decades will soon be giving up his prestigious post.

04/03/2014

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Letterman Stuns With Retirement Announcement

CBS 2’s Pamela Jones talks with fans about the imminent exit of CBS’s late-night king.

04/03/2014

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Boers: The Ballad Of Teenage Girls Screaming At The Beatles

The week long tribute to the Beatles was terrific, but it reminded Terry Boers of the screamers in the old days.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and David Letterman (Photo: Jay Johnson/Worldwide Pants Inc.)

Watch a Preview of David Letterman’s Interview with Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr

Thanks to a new interview with Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney – conducted by David Letterman – Sunday night’s The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY Salute To The Beatles – has gone from being a two […]

02/07/2014

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David Letterman Interviews Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr For CBS Beatles Tribute

Letterman interviewed the surviving Beatles together, yesterday at the Ed Sullivan Theater.

02/05/2014

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Sting, Lenny Kravitz & More Pay Tribute To The Beatles On ‘Letterman’

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic television appearance on ‘The Ed Sullivan’ show, artists like Sting and Lenny Kravitz are returning to the same stage—now home to the ‘Late Show with David Letterman’—to honor the Fab Four.

02/03/2014

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Supt. Garry McCarthy discuss the expansion of "Operation Impact" police foot patrols to the Gresham District. (Credit: Craig Dellimore)

Emanuel Says City’s Reputation Not Limited To Crime Problems

After defending the city’s nationwide image when it comes to violent crime while appearing on the Late Show with David Letterman on Monday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he believes Chicagoans can see the progress the city has made, and know how much culture the city has to offer.

09/10/2013

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