Co-anchor of 'Squawk on the Street'
Mark Haines, 65, co-anchor of CNBCs morning "Squawk on the Street" show and one of the business news network's most recognized faces, died unexpectedly Tuesday evening at home, the network announced in New York. It did not specify the cause.
Haines joined CNBC in 1989 and was a founding anchor of the "Squawk Box" morning show in August 1995, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average was about 4,600. He told the Chicago Tribune in 2001 that the ensuing boom years — in which the Dow tripled — were a heyday for his business, at least until stock-market losses and widespread layoffs...