NPR names new president and CEO

FILE - In this May 17, 2010 file photo, Gary E. Knell attends the 69th Annual George Foster Peabody Awards in New York. Knell, the longtime president and CEO of Sesame Workshop, will take over leadership of the NPR on Dec. 1, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File)

October 2, 2011 3:40:29 PM PDT
NPR has named a new president and CEO.