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  1. Obama Alum Jay Carney on New CNN Gig: I'm Still "Loyal to the President"

    5:00 am 9/17/2014

    The longtime press secretary-turned-commentator opens up about staying partisan while also asserting "I'm also my own person, and I’m going to express my views"Read more

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  2. Piers Morgan Officially Exits CNN, Says He Declined Two-Year Deal

    7:08 am 9/2/2014

    His eponymous talk show ended in MarchRead more

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  3. Time Warner CEO Defends CNN Over Liberal Bias Charge at Shareholders Meeting

    12:59 pm 6/13/2014

    Executives also responded to shareholder complaints about women being underrepresented in Warner Bros. movies.Read more

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  4. Jeff Zucker Congratulates Staff on 'Evolving' CNN, 'Sixties' Ratings, V.A. Coverage

    1:10 pm 5/30/2014

    In a company-wide Friday memo, the network president calls out a 9 p.m. demo win and tells staffers "we have seen the true scope of what CNN is and can be." Read more

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  5. CNN's Jeff Zucker: Larry King/Piers Morgan-Style Interview Shows 'No Longer Viable'

    11:51 am 4/10/2014

    "There are just too many outlets with not enough big gets for a pure talk show to thrive any longer," said the CNN Worldwide president in introducing a slate of original series and films for the 9 p.m. slot previously occupied by the two hosts. Read more

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  6. CNN Announces Primetime Lineup, New Shows With Mike Rowe, Lisa Ling, John Walsh

    8:37 am 4/10/2014

    The 9 p.m. hour will move away from talk, while CNN will debut a one-hour news program at 10 p.m.Read more

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  7. Morgan Spurlock Previews 'Morgan Spurlock Inside Man' Season Two: A Lot More Travel and Living Out of a Bag (Q&A)

    11:43 pm 4/6/2014

    The filmmaker talks to THR about his partnership with CNN and what struck him while filming: "There was a time when we put astronauts and rock stars on the cover of magazines. Instead, it's people who come out of reality shows or who make a sex tape."Read more

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  8. What CNN Sacrificed for Missing-Plane Ratings (Guest Column)

    5:00 am 4/3/2014

    Wall-to-wall coverage, ridiculous theories: An analyst on how Jeff Zucker replaced news with "the pseudo-fictions of reality TV."Read more

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  9. Ben Sherwood Reveals How He Scored Disney's Top TV Job, Talks Paul Lee, ABC News Successor (Q&A)

    12:50 pm 3/24/2014

    Sherwood spoke with THR about his immediate plans for ABC and ABC News, what he learned from his college friend Jeff Zucker, a contract standoff with "GMA" anchor Josh Elliott and which shows he'd poach from other networks. Read more

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  10. Piers Morgan Says CNN Show Has Been Canceled

    4:39 pm 2/23/2014

    Morgan, the successor to Larry King at the 9 p.m. hour, told The New York Times that network president Jeff Zucker made the decision to end "Piers Morgan Live."Read more

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