ABC News and Yahoo! News Announce Partnership
Posted on Mon Oct 3, 2011 02:19 PM PDT

abcnews200.jpgNEW YORK, New York (X17online) - ABC News and Yahoo! News have announced a partnership that will expand ABC News’ online presence.

Beginning today, the two media powerhouses will “enhance and transform the delivery of news and information across the digital landscape” by making ABC News content available on Yahoo! News.

ABC News and Yahoo! News are launching three online-first video series with ABC News correspondents and anchors. Among them is Newsmakers, which debuts today as George Stephanopoulos interviews President Barack Obama live from the White House. Diane Sawyer, Barbara Walters, Katie Couric, and Robin Roberts are all slated to contribute to the video series, as well.

In addition to sharing content, the two companies will share “integrated bureaus” in New York, Washington, and Los Angeles.