Erin Burnett to Leave CNBC for CNN


CNBC financial anchor Erin Burnett is in negotiations to sign a long-term contract with CNN, Brian Stelter reports over at the Times. This is a slightly unexpected move — Burnett has been supposedly itching to get out of her business beat, but with guest appearances on Today and Morning Joe, it seemed like she might be planning a future in the NBC family. [NYT]