Rodney Ho covers TV and radio, from Atlanta’s stations to the hottest “American Idol" news.

CNN’s Carol Costello moving to HLN

1:20 pm Jan. 30, 2017

This was posted on Monday, January 30, 2017 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Long-time CNN anchor Carol Costello is moving to sister station HLN, she announced today on her late

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 11:  President-elect Donald Trump stands with Vice President-elect Mike Pence at a news conference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City. This is Trump's first official news conference since the November elections.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Donald Trump calls CNN ‘fake news’ at today’s press conference

1:27 pm Jan. 11, 2017

This was posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

President-elect Donald Trump refused to answer a question from a CNN reporter during his press conference today, angry with the network’s coverage regarding unverified intelligence briefing materials. (Buzzfeed published the full 35-page document full of allegations that news publications have not been able to verify and many in the media found that irresponsible.)


Geraldine Moriba has stepped down as CNN's VP of Diversity and Inclusion. CREDIT: CNN

CNN’s VP of diversity and inclusion Geraldine Moriba is leaving

1:33 pm Dec. 15, 2016

This was posted Thursday, December 15, 2016 by Rodney Ho on his AJC Radio & TV Talk page

Geraldine Moriba, the CNN Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion, is leaving the company.

This move has happened a week after former and current employees filed a class-action lawsuit against CNN, Turner Broadcasting and parent company Time Warner for racial discrimination.

There are other individual racial discrimination lawsuits against CNN as well.

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