The Evening Ticker: Discovery, Green, Quest

By Chris Ariens 

  • Discovery Channel will air Everest Avalanche Tragedy Sunday, May 4. The 90-minute documentary will include eyewitness accounts from last Friday’s deadly avalanche. An NBC News team was there producing a now-canceled special which was to include a wing suit flight from the summit.

  • Katherine Green, former CNN International and HLN executive, is joining Tribune as SVP of News. Green will report to Larry Wert, president of Tribune Broadcasting.

  • CNN’s Richard Quest has interviewed Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak about missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370. The interview comes just days before the Razak’s joint press conference with Pres. Obama.