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CNN Correspondent Lisa Sylvester Joins WPXI

After nine years at CNN, Lisa Sylvester is joining WPXI, Cox Media’s NBC affiliate in Pittsburgh.

Sylvester officially joins the station in October. She will co-anchor the 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts, as well as the 10 p.m. newscast on Pittsburgh Fox affiliate WPGH, alongside David Johnson. She replaces Darieth Chisolm, who is leaving the station to spend more time with her family.

“We’re lucky to find such a perfect fit for our newsroom,” WPXI news director Mike Oliveira said. “Lisa is not only a great journalist, but a great person. I know she’s ready to work hard and invest in this station and this city. I know our viewers will recognize and appreciate that.”

At CNN, Sylvester was the cut-in anchor and correspondent for “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer.” Before that, she worked at ABC News. More from WPXI after the jump. Read more

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WAGA Gets Exclusive Interview With Woman Who Claims a 13-Year Affair with Herman Cain

WAGA, the Fox O&O in Atlanta, aired an exclusive interview tonight with Ginger White, a woman who claims she has been involved in an extramarital affair with GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain for 13 years (watch above).

White sat down with reporter Dale Russell for the interview, which aired in full on the 6 p.m. newscast this evening. “It was pretty simple,” she said. “It wasn’t complicated. I was aware that he was married. And I was also aware I was involved in a very inappropriate situation, relationship.”

As news of the WAGA interview was breaking, Cain was making a CNN appearance on “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer,” denying WAGA’s report (video after the jump). Read more