> With Obama headed for the White House, Bill Ayers is ready for some Hardball. Chris Matthews interviews him live tonight at 5pmET.
> CNN’s Betty Nguyen conducted an exclusive interview with First Lady Laura Bush this morning about the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Portions air throughout th eday, with the full interview airing on CNN Saturday Morning.
> The Live Desk is going new media. This week the Martha MacCallum and Trace Gallagher anchored FNC afternoon program added a Twitter account and blog, which are incorporated on the air.
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