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Koppel Resigns from ABC over 'Nightline' Battle

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Nightline anchor Ted Koppel and his longtime producer, Tom Bettag, announce their resignations from ABC News. ABC officials fought to keep Koppel, but he has resisted plans to recast the show to attract a younger and larger audience.