- Anderson Cooper will anchor “AC360″ from the site of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas tonight.
- Al Jazeera America continues to staff up ahead of its late Summer launch. The network has hired Andrea Stone and Tony Karon as senior EPs for Al Jazeera’s digital team.
- Neil Cavuto will anchor “Cost of Freedom” live Saturday beginning at 10amET. The two-hour special will focus on why the markets matter in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.
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