Matt Lauer‘s termination from NBC’s Today Show left viewers stunned on Wednesday. NBC fired the 59-year-old newsman after a colleague filed a sexual misconduct complaint. NBC investigated the complaint for weeks before booting Lauer on Wednesday.
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NBC fired Today Show anchor Matt Lauer over sexual misconduct allegations. The 59-year-old newsman was the network’s leading anchor with a reported annual salary of $25 million.
Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier announced he is quitting President Donald Trump’s American Manufacturing Council to “take a stand against intolerance and extremism” following the violence in Charlottesville on Aug. 12.
Fox News is preparing to axe Bill O’Reilly, host of the wildly popular “O’Reilly Factor,” according to published reports.
O’Reilly’s audience remained staunchly loyal to the 67-year-old journalist amid reports that he sexually harassed female anchors and other female employees at Fox.
An incorrect rumor shared by a Politico.com reporter in a disrespectful Tweet resulted in the reporter’s termination.
It all started when CNN’s Lisa Mirando tweeted: “Via @SaraMurray: Ivanka Trump to get office in same space reserved for First Lady in WH; Ivanka’s title still TBD, per transition source”.
Susan Olsen, the youngest star of ’70s TV sitcom The Brady Bunch, was fired from a radio gig for using a gay slur toward a guest.
Olsen, who co-hosts a Los Angeles-based radio show, upset one of her guests, openly gay actor Leon Acord-Whiting, by supporting President-elect Donald Trump on her “Two Chicks Talkin’ Politics” radio program.
Corrupt News Network (CNN) severed ties with political analyst Donna Brazile on Monday. CNN fired Brazile after newly released emails proved she forwarded questions to Hillary Clinton before CNN’s debate in March.
The new emails were released by anti-secrecy organization WikiLeaks on Monday.
When television personality Billy Bush threw presidential candidate Donald Trump under the bus, he probably thought he would escape unscathed.
NBC leaked an audio tape to the Washington Post of a vulgar conversation Bush had with Trump about women’s body parts in 2005.
Good news. Empire‘s music director Timbaland is off the show. Apparently the show’s producers aren’t too happy with the music selection on the musical soap opera.
FOX Network is struggling to solve the problem of the show’s declining ratings.
The death knell has sounded for narcissist Brian Williams, the former NBC anchor whose grandiose lies may cost him his anchor job.
Sources tell the NY Post’s Page Six that NBC’s rather lengthy investigation into Williams’ lies about his experience during the Iraq war is nearing completion.