03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

John King Converting For His Jewish CNN Sweetheart

CNN's chief national correspondent, John King, has a way to go before marrying his co-worker and sweetheart, congressional correspondent Dana Bash. The Irish Catholic is converting to Judaism before their May wedding, which will help mollify Bash's rabbi father.

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UPDATE: CNN has notified us that King's conversion to Judaism is not, in fact, at the behest of Dana Bash's father — and that, in fact, Bash's father is a journalist, not a rabbi, as Page Six reports.