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Working moms everywhere can relate to a NBC news correspondent who vent viral on social media after her son interrupted her live report on Syria.

NBC News correspondent Courtney Kube was live on the air reporting on the conflict in Syria on Wednesday when her son wandered over and demanded her attention.

Kube, who covers national security and the Pentagon, was discussing Turkey's incursion into Syria from the NBC News studios in Washington, D.C. when her 4-year-old son interrupted her.

"Excuse me... my Kids are here. Live television," Kube laughed while simultaneously pushing her son away.

Kube later explained that her kids were dropped off in the studio from preschool and, "Breaking news in Syria didn't line up with preschool drop-off, so he and his twin brother were with me."

Hopefully Kube's boss has a good sense of humor.
 

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A Detroit newspaper reporter abandoned all journalistic standards in a scathing article dissing troubled singer Chris Brown.

In an eye-grabbing headline on Detroit's Metro Times website, writer Jerilyn Jordan, who is Caucasian, wrote "Known abuser and garbage person Chris Brown performs at DTE Energy Music Theater".

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JCSU Alphas step show

Black Twitter is incensed with a white reporter who inserted himself into a step show by members of a black fraternity. It all started when an overzealous Fox46 reporter previewed the upcoming JCSU Alphas step show scheduled for the kickoff of the CIAA tournament in Charlotte tonight (March 2).

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Their parents may not be fond of him, but President Donald Trump was a big hit with the children of the White House press corps. Thursday was "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day" across America.

President Trump was very popular with the adorable children of the biased news reporters who pester White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer with loaded questions at his daily press briefings.

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Americans are being bombarded daily with "the sky is falling" headlines about Trump admin resignations or Russian warships off the east coast. It's clear from all the over-exaggerated headlines that biased journalists -- most of whom are Democrats, are having a hard time accepting that their candidate, Hillary Clinton, lost the presidential election.

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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".

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ed henry

Ed Henry, Fox News Channel's Chief White House correspondent, is taking time off from covering President Obama after an In Touch Weekly report exposed his cheating ways. The married news journalist had a 10-month affair with a Las Vegas hostess named Natalia Lima, according to In Touch magazine.

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WDBJ shooting

The gunman who executed 2 Virginia journalists has died of self-inflicted gunshot wounds at a north Virginia hospital.

Vester Lee Flanagan II, of Roanoke, Virginia was pronounced dead at 1:26 p.m. Wednesday.

Flanagan, 41, shot himself after losing control of his car during a police chase on I-66 in Fauquier County, Virginia. Flanagan shot and killed WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, during a live broadcast at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday.

The WDBJ-TV journalists were conducting a live interview at Bridgewater Plaza when Flanagan approached and opened fire.

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UPDATE: The suspect who shot and killed 2 Virginia reporters has apparently taken his own life shot himself following a high speed police chase on I-66 in Fauquier County, Virginia, MSNBC reports.

The suspect, identified as 41-year-old Vester Lee Flanagan II, is in critical condition at a hospital after shooting himself at the end of a police chase along I-66.

Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were shot and killed while interviewing Vicki Gardner from the Smith Mountain Lake Chamber of Commerce at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday morning. Gardner was shot in the back. She is expected to survive her injuries. At least 15 shots were fired.

There have been wildly conflicting reports that the gunman was dead. He is in fact alive and in critical condition, MSNBC reports.

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A Virginia television news reporter and her cameraman were shot and killed in a hail of gunfire during a live report early this morning.

Alison Parker, 24, and Adam Ward, 27, were interviewing a woman during a live report at 6:45 a.m. for WDBJ-TV in Virginia when a gunman dressed in black approached and opened fire.

UPDATE 1: The Washington Post identified the shooter as a disgruntled former employee of WDBJ-TV. Virginia police are in active pursuit of the gunman on I-64 in Virginia.

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Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe said the suspect who has been identified is believed to be a disgruntled employee of the TV station. Federal law enforcement officials are searching for the gunman.

McAuliffe also said that authorities had ruled out an act of terrorism and described the shooting as a “criminal case.” He said police have a photo of the individual and are “in pursuit as we speak.”

UPDATE, 11:15 a.m.: The August County Sheriff's Office identified the suspect as Vester Lee Flanagan, 41, of Roanoke, VA.

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Dexter Thomas

The LA Times is making headlines for hiring a reporter to cover the influential social media collective known as Black Twitter.

You know you've arrived when a major newspaper outlet hires a singular reporter solely to cover the rantings and ratchet musings of a minority group on social media.

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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.

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Brian Williams

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.

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Charlo Greene

A TV reporter who was reportedly high on marijuana quit her position after hurling profanity live on the air. Alaska reporter Charlo Greene made her shocking exit after admitting she was the owner of a marijuana club.

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Obama Motorcade Traps Woman in Labor

A pregnant woman went into labor on a bus bench directly across the street from Cedars Sinai hospital in Los Angeles today, LA affiliate NBC4 reports. The woman was prevented from crossing the street because it was closed to make way for President Obama's motorcade.

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Sean Bergin

A news reporter for New Jersey 12 Network was suspended after he gave his opinion about fatherless black men and crime during a live news report.

Sean Bergin was told to stay home after he made controversial statements live on the air about national crime statistics and fatherless black men.

After news of Bergin's suspension began circulating, a new Facebook support page quickly garnered over 1,000 'Likes'. Many FB users expressed frustration with the TV station for censoring Bergin who was only telling the truth.

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