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From The Newsroom: CBS’ Bob Schieffer Announces Retirement; Previewing The DIFF

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Ron T. Ennis
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The Fort Worth Star-Telegram
CBS anchor Bob Schaeffer acknowledges the crowd at last night's Schieffer Symposium on the News in Fort Worth.

The top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom: Long-time CBS anchor Bob Schieffer announced his retirement last night in Fort Worth.

Also, how a dinosaur bone discovered by a four-year-old led scientists to another ancient find.

Finally, our Big Screen team previews the upcoming Dallas International Film Festival.

Photo credit: Ron T. Ennis/The Fort Worth Star-Telegram

You can listen to stories from North Texas weekdays at 8:20 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM. 

Former KERA staffer Krystina Martinez was an assistant producer. She produced local content for Morning Edition and KERANews.org. She also produced The Friday Conversation, a weekly series of conversations with North Texas newsmakers. Krystina was also the backup newscaster for the Texas Standard.