3 CNN Journos Resign Over Retracted Story

The three were involved in a retracted story about a supposed investigation into a pre-inaugural meeting between an associate of President Donald Trump and the head of a Russian investment fund. The story’s author, Thomas Frank, resigned, along with Eric Lichtblau, an assistant managing editor in CNN’s Washington bureau, and Lex Haris, head of the investigations unit.

CNN Nabs Eric Lichtblau From NY Times

The voracious recruiters at CNN are at it again: This time, they’ve managed to coax veteran investigative reporter Eric Lichtblau from his perch at The New York Times. Lichtblau will serve as assistant managing editor at CNN’s Washington bureau.