Old CBS Newsoes Don’t Die – They Work For Fox

Wired hears that Rupert Murdoch’s operatives are talking to recently departed CBS News No. 2 Joe Peyronnin about helping Murdoch in his umpteenth attempt to jumpstart a news division at Fox. Murdoch has looked to CBS for new help in the past. He brought aboard ex-CBS News prexy Van Gordon Sauter to head an earlier ill-fated attempt at building a news division, and then hired away CBS News veep David Corvo as executive producer of the failed newsmag “Front Page.”

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