Instead, CNN cut to live coverage following the Navy Seals' deadly raid on
"My first instinct was to run to CNN, to get on top of the story," King said last week during an interview at his Beverly Hills home. "And I missed that. Nothing beats being in the middle of the hunt, in the middle of the scene."
The event spurred the 78-year-old broadcaster back into action. A year ago, King entered a partnership with the world's richest man, Mexican telecommunications magnate
"This is a whole new world to me," King said. "I don't do the Internet, and now suddenly I'm in the middle of this."