Rachel Smolkin has joined CNN

Rachel Smolkin will join CNN Digital as the new executive editor of politics, taking charge of CNNPolitics.com beginning at the end of August. She comes from POLITICO magazine, where she served as the managing editor of news. She has also served as an assignment editor for the White House and legal affairs teams for USA [...]

Laura Emerson to join WNWO

WNWO-TV has announced that Laura Emerson is joining their news team as an anchor. In her new role, she will co-anchor the 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts alongside Jim Blue, beginning Aug. 10. Emerson joins the station from WPSD-TV in Paducah, Kentucky, where she was also an evening anchor. For Emerson, this is a return [...]

Danielle Knox to join WSVN

WSVN-TV has announced that Danielle Knox will be joining the station as an anchor and reporter, effective Aug. 21. Knox comes to the station from Lifetime, where she was a co-host for the morning show, “The Balancing Act.” In her new role, she will anchor the Sunday newscasts and report during the week. WSVN-TV is [...]

Dan Harland named morning anchor at WZZM

WZZM-TV has announced that Dan Harland will be the station’s new morning co-anchor. Harland is currently a sports reporter and anchor for the station, which he joined in 2003. He hosts the Friday night high school football show, “On Your Side,” a role in which he will continue. Harland will replace Derek Francis, who left [...]

Telemundo Arizona adds newscast, staff

Telemundo Arizona (KTAZ-TV) is adding a live weekend newscast starting Saturday, July 26. The station will air a half-hour of live news at 4:30 and at 10 p.m. MST on both Saturdays and Sundays. The newscasts will be anchored by Daniel Aguirre, who was most recently an anchor for Milenio Noticias in Mexico. KTAZ has [...]