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  1. HLN Announces Nightly News Program, Social Media-Centric Development Slate

    7:31 am 4/10/2014

    The upfront announcement comes two months after the network rebranded with the aim to become "the first TV home for the social media generation."Read more

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  2. HLN's Surprising New Slate: Game Shows, Viral Videos and a #FOMO App (Exclusive)

    3:32 pm 2/18/2014

    The cable news network that is home to Nancy Grace undertakes a major rebrand.Read more

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  3. HLN Chief Albie Hecht Says He's Done Canceling Shows, Wants 'Daily Show'-Esque Program (Q&A)

    8:07 pm 2/17/2014

    The former MTV executive says he is now rebuilding the cable news network known for sensational trials into a destination for the social media generation. "It's not about presenting the news," he says, "it's being part of the conversation."Read more

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  4. HLN Rebrands to Target 'Social Media Generation'

    7:37 am 2/10/2014

    Under new chief Albie Hecht, the cable news network will shift its focus to trending news, viral events and emerging social media stars.Read more

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  5. HLN Cancels 'Showbiz Tonight'

    9:13 am 2/3/2014

    Show host A.J. Hammer will remain at the network to cover entertainment news.Read more

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  6. HLN's Ryan Smith Heads to ABC News

    8:02 am 12/18/2013

    The anchor, whose "Evening Express" was recently canceled, also will be contributing legal analysis to ESPN. Read more

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  7. HLN Chief Albie Hecht Hires Three to Lead Network's Transformation

    7:55 am 12/16/2013

    Former BET news and public affairs executive Keith Brown will have oversight of programming, newsgathering and on-air talent. Read more

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  8. Dr. Drew Reveals Prostate Cancer Battle: 'Without Surgery, I Would Have Died' (Q&A)

    4:39 pm 9/24/2013

    The HLN host talks to THR about the painful procedure, how he broke the news to his family and whether he's changed his mind on medical marijuana.Read more

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  9. New HLN Exec Albie Hecht Barred From Making Political Donations

    11:28 am 9/18/2013

    A network spokesperson says Hecht, who's donated $35,550 to Democratic efforts over the past 15 years, must abide by company rules forbidding monetary involvement in political causes.Read more

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  10. Albie Hecht Named Head of HLN

    6:40 am 9/18/2013

    The MTV Networks veteran will be based in New York and report to CNN Worldwide chief Jeff Zucker. Read more

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