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David Letterman signs off as late-night host

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Comedy stars from Steve Martin to Tina Fey and the rock band Foo Fighters ushered David Letterman into retirement Wednesday after 33 years and 6,028 broadcasts of his late-night shows on CBS and NBC. His final “Late Show” broadcast ran long, some 17 minutes over its usual hour, and CBS planned to let the show go without cutting it. The transplanted Hoosier, who made Top Ten lists and ironic humor staples of television comedy and influenced a generation of performers,…

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