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Giuliana Rancic Leaving 'E! News' as Day-to-Day Anchor

Rancic will remain as co-host of "E!'s Live From the Red Carpet" and "Fashion Police."

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    Giuliana Rancic arrives at the Le Vian 2016 Red Carpet Revue at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on May 31, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    It's the end of an era.

    Giuliana Rancic will be departing "E! News" as a day-to-day anchor starting Aug. 10.

    The author and restaurateur will remain a mainstay on the network, continuing on as a co-host of "E!'s Live From the Red Carpet" and "Fashion Police."

    "For more than a decade, I was fortunate enough to play a role in the success of 'E! News' and will miss my family at the show," Rancic says. "At the same time, I am excited to not only continue as host of two major franchises on E! but also executive produce the aspirational new show "Rich in Faith" for Oxygen as well as take my wine and clothing lines to the next level.

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    "This is such a thrilling time for me and I thank the gang at E! for understanding my desire to embark on this next chapter in my life."

    Adam Stotsky, E! general manager and president of Esquire Network praised Rancic for her playing "an instrumental role in building 'E! News' into a global entertainment news powerhouse."

    "While we will miss seeing her on set every day, we are delighted to continue to work with her on 'Fashion Police' and 'Live From the Red Carpet,'" he said.