It took the whole of December, but NBC has finally named a new Today host to replace Matt Lauer. Hoda Kotb will permanently take over the co-hosting slot alongside Savannah Guthrie, having filled in for Lauer after the disgraced anchor was let go over sexual harassment charges.
Matt Lauer’s dismissal from Today was a sign of harassment allegations to come, and the storm has officially hit. A new report details Lauer’s history of exposing himself to women, making sexualized and demeaning comments among the staff, and even installing a bizarre lock system in his office.
Yet another major news figure has been removed from their post over reports of sexual harassment. Ahead of word that Today anchor Matt Lauer would be outed as a serial sexual harasser, NBC News and Today have confirmed the long-time host will step down.
It's a tale as old as time that Alex Trebek has been the host of 'Jeopardy,' but like 'The Price is Right' host Bob Barker before him, there comes a time when all men must say, "I'll take 'Retirement' for $400." With rumors swirling that the 72-year-old Alex Trebek will step down from his post in 2016, the search has quietly begun for a next-generation host, with current reports claiming
As if we needed another reason to hate the Kardashians...
At 8:46 a.m. on Tuesday, September 11, most national news outlets took a break from their regular programming to air a special "moment of silence" from New York City and Washington D.C. to honor the victims of 9/11. We say "most" because, as it turns out, not everyone was a participant. While FOX, CBS, ABC, CNBC and MSNB
If you made it this far into this article, we applaud you: your sense of humor is as warped as ours. Now we must try to explain the headline. Actually explaining probably isn't going to work. Al Roker has malfunctioned and you're going to have to watch the video.
A little over a week ago, Ann Curry bid a tearful farewell to her co-hosting gig on the 'Today' show. And while her replacement, Savannah Guthrie, has been filling in ever since, she didn't officially step into the job until Monday.
Ann Curry will reportedly vacate her chair as co-host of NBC's 'Today' show as early as Friday -- and she may not be the only one. Insiders say that if the show's newsreader Natalie Morales isn't offered the gig, she may be departing as well.