FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2017 file photo, MSNBC television anchor Rachel Maddow, host of the Rachel Maddow Show, moderates a panel at a forum called "Perspectives on National Security," at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass. Time's Up has called on NBC Universal to release all former employees from non-disclosure agreements that might be impinging on their ability to speak out about sexual harassment, and also to hold an independent investigation into workplace culture at NBC. The organization said NBC didn't go far enough with its statement, first reported Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, by Maddow, that employees should contact the company in order to be released from any "perceived obligation" to remain quiet. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
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October 26, 2019 - 7:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Activists called upon NBC Universal on Saturday to allow former employees to speak out freely on sexual harassment in the workplace without restriction, rather than having to come to the company first to be released from non-disclosure agreements. The company said Saturday that any...
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Andrew Weber
October 09, 2019 - 8:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – There is a new allegation Wednesday morning against former Today Show co-host Matt Lauer. Investigative reporter Ronan Farrow’s new book, “Catch and Kill,” says former NBC News employee Brooke Nevils alleged Lauer raped her in his hotel room at the Sochi Olympics, according...
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October 09, 2019 - 7:58 am
(WCBS 880) —A new book by Ronan Farrow details the sexual assault allegations that ended Matt Lauer’s run at the Today Show. In Farrow’s new book, “Catch and Kill,” ex-NBC staffer Brooke Nevils goes on the record, detailing an incident in a Sochi, Russia hotel room where Matt Lauer allegedly raped...
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Kimberly Dole
June 19, 2019 - 6:11 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A songwriting team is suing singer Carrie Underwood, the NFL and NBC, alleging that they stole a song and used it to introduce last season's "Sunday Night Football''. The lawsuit over the song "Game On" was filed Wednesday in Manhattan federal court. The suit, seeks...
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FILE - In this April 12, 2018 file photo, television journalist Megyn Kelly attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual 35 Most Powerful People in Media event at The Pool in New York. NBC News has reached its professional divorce agreement with anchor Kelly. The network announced the deal Friday night, Jan. 11, 2019, after more than two months of negotiations, giving no details. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
January 11, 2019 - 9:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News announced its professional divorce agreement with Megyn Kelly late Friday, ending an association with the former Fox News Channel star whose attempt to become a network morning television star as part of the "Today" show floundered. Terms were not disclosed. Kelly was in...
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Kathie Lee Gifford attends the 2017 CMT Music Awards.
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December 11, 2018 - 10:50 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Kathie Lee Gifford will be putting aside her morning glass of wine and will step away from NBC's "Today" show in April. RELATED: WATCH: Kathie Lee Gifford on her new kid's book -- and her lack of sleep NBC News chief Noah Oppenheim told staffers Tuesday morning that Gifford will...
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November 05, 2018 - 2:02 pm
NBC and Fox News Channel both said Monday that they will stop airing President Donald Trump's campaign advertisement that featured an immigrant convicted of murder.
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October 25, 2018 - 1:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Megyn Kelly and NBC have reportedly parted ways. The Daily Mail and The New York Post both reported Thursday that she is leaving the network, citing unnamed sources. NBC has yet to confirm her departure, other than confirming in a statement, "Given the circumstances, Megyn...
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A woman who worked as a war correspondent for NBC News says Brokaw groped her, twice tried to forcibly kiss her and made inappropriate overtures attempting to have an affair.
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May 10, 2018 - 12:18 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The former NBC News correspondent who recently accused former network anchor Tom Brokaw of making unwanted advances, is speaking out. Linda Vester told George Stephanopoulos on Good Morning America that not all abusers are easy to spot. "Some people might be tempted to...
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May 09, 2018 - 3:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- NBC's internal investigation following Matt Lauer's firing says it doesn't believe there is a culture of sexual harassment at the news division and that current news executives weren't aware of Lauer's behavior until the complaint that doomed him. Investigators also said...
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