Rapper Tip "T.I." Harris sparked fury on social media after he appeared to defend a white Oklahoma anchorwoman who compared her Black co-host to a gorilla in the city zoo.
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Oklahoma City's KOCO-TV morning anchor Alex Housden tearfully apologized to her co-anchor Jason Hackett after comparing him to a gorilla during a broadcast on Thursday, Aug. 22.
Investigators are awaiting autopsy results to shed light on the death of KTLA anchorman Chris Burrous who was found unresponsive in a seedy motel room in Glendale, Calif. on Thursday, Dec. 27.
Sean Combs received a wake up call on Monday from the younger generation who no longer know who he is or take him seriously. It's a humiliating new world for aging stars like Combs and JAY-Z, both 48, who are nearing retirement age.
KRON 4 News anchor Darya Folsum angered Combs' fans when she aired a phone call from fellow news anchor Henry Wofford, who laughed at the media mogul's latest PR stunt to buy a NFL team.
Tamron Hall's days at NBC are numbered. After acquiring "bigoted" anchorwoman Megyn Kelly from Fox News, the network is forcing out Hall and 62-year-old weatherman Al Roker.
Wendy Bell, a news anchor at WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, was fired for comments she wrote on Facebook.com.
Bell, 45, was fired Wednesday for sharing her opinions on the deaths of five adults and an unborn fetus who were shot by 2 assassins at a backyard BBQ in Wilkinsburg, PA. on March 9.
CNN Anchor Don Lemon is probably the most hated anchor in all of network news. No one irks Black Twitter more than the narcissistic, attention-seeking news reader.
Veteran Atlanta news anchor Amanda Davis identifies as an alcoholic. She doesn't deny her propensity to drink like a sailor. She knows getting behind the wheel of a car is wrong, but she does it anyway. That's why she needs your prayers.
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.
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NBC Nightly News anchor and managing editor Brian Williams is toast. Stick a fork in his career; it's done.
Not since Dan Rather has a respected newsman's career unraveled so spectacularly in real time.
NBC anchor and news editor Brian Williams is under fire for lying through his teeth about nearly being shot down in a military helicopter while covering the Iraq war for NBC News. And now Williams is in the hot seat for possibly lying about his experiences during Hurricane Katrina.
CNN Anchor Don Lemon apologized for offending viewers who objected to his inappropriate rape advice during an interview with a woman who accused Bill Cosby of rape.
As expected, disgraced local news anchor Amanda Davis announced her retirement from Fox 5 after more than 26 years at the station.
According to Rodney Ho of the AJC, Davis, 56, made the announcement in a special statement that aired on Fox 5 during the 10 p.m. newscast on Thursday.
Davis had not been on the air since November 11 when she was involved in a wrong-way car crash.
According to Ho, the station aired tributes to Davis from retired Channel 2 Action News anchor Monica Pearson, former Atlanta mayor and U.N. ambassador Andy Young and V-103 morning host Ryan Cameron.