As of September 1, 2014, the WBZ-TV Channel 4 news team in Boston consists of Lisa Hughes, David Wade, Paula Ebben and Jonathan Elias. Hughes and Wade are the co-anchors of the WBZ-TV News at 5:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m., while Ebben and Elias are the co-anchors of the WBZ-TV News at 6:00 p.m. and also WBZ-TV News at 10:00 p.m., which is shown on myTV38.
Eric Fisher serves as the Chief Meteorologist for the WBZ-TV AccuWeather reports for all four evening news programs.
Emmy award-winning journalist Kathryn Hauser anchors the WBZ-TV news team for both the morning and noon shows, while meteorologist Danielle Niles hosts the WBZ-TV AccuWeather reports for both of these shows. Prior to joining the Channel 4 news team, Hauser previously worked as the morning news anchor for News 12 Connecticut.
WBZ-TV CBS 4 Boston is owned and operated by CBS Television Stations, a subsidiary of the CBS Corporation. The channel first began airing on June 9, 1948. The station's call letters are derived from its sister radio station, WBZ Radio. The television station began as an NBC affiliate before it changed to being owned and operated by CBS on November 24, 1995, after the company that owned the station merged with CBS.