Anderson Cooper, Kathy Griffin to Again Host CNN's New Year's Eve Coverage

Pair to anchor from Times Square for sixth consecutive year

Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin are returning to co-host
CNN's New Year's Eve countdown program.

The duo will be live from New York's Times Square on Dec. 31
from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET. It is the sixth consecutive year the pair will
co-host the program.

CNN correspondents will provide reports from celebrations across
the country throughout the night: Isha Sesay in Times Square; John Zarella in
Kew West, Florida; and Gary Tuchman in Eastport, Maine.

At 12:30 a.m. ET, CNN's Brooke Baldwin in New Orleans and
Susan Hendricks in Nashville will take over anchoring for the countdown to
midnight in the central time zone.