Former NBCU chief Jeff Zucker gets top job at CNN

Jeff Zucker, former NBCUniversal chief and "Today" show executive producer, has been hired as the new head of CNN Worldwide. Zucker, who will start in January, said CNN has to re-establish its appeal beyond being a go-to spot for breaking news. "CNN has to find the right programming that exists in between the 25 nights a year when it is most relevant," Zucker said. "Beyond the fact that we are committed to news and journalism, everything else is open for discussion."

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