10 hrs ago
Go to Space with Leonardo DiCaprio
Today in celebrity news: Leo DiCaprio is auctioning off an escorted space trip, Amanda Bynes can't get on a plane, and Brad Pitt can't remember your face.
14 hrs ago
CBS Spotlights 'Firestorm' Over 'Obama's War on Journalism'; ABC Punts
The Big Three networks's coverage so far of the Justice Department's questionable investigation of Fox News' James Rosen has followed a similar pattern to that of their coverage of the Kermit Gosnell case.
16 hrs ago
Angelina Jolie Turns Down All TV Interviews About Her Double Mastectomy
Angelina Jolie has turned down all TV interviews, including a request from NBC News' Ann Curry, with whom she has a long-standing relationship, reports the New York Post's Page Six .
NBC's Lauer Uses Oklahoma Tornado to Bash GOP Over Sandy Relief
In an interview with Congressman Tom Cole on Wednesday's NBC Today about the tornado that devastated his hometown of Moore, Oklahoma, co-host Matt Lauer saw an opportunity to hit congressional Republicans for daring to oppose pork barrel spending shoved into the Hurricane Sandy relief bill: "Back in January, you did something that a lot of your ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
Toby Keith returns to roots in Oklahoma to comfort family and friends
Country music star Toby Keith will be visiting Central New York this summer, but right now he's taking time off from the road to go back to his roots.
Rep. Tom Cole: Oklahoma has 'done this before, sadly, so we're pretty good at dealing with it'
Rep. Tom Cole , Oklahoma Republican, said Wednesday that he was confident Oklahoma will get the help it needs in the wake of the deadly tornado that swept through the state, adding that "these are awfully tough people, and we've done this before, sadly, so we're pretty good at dealing with it." Mr.
Tue May 21, 2013
Al Roker Visits Family Farm On "Today Show"
Working from home, I usually have the TV on during the day , so I can keep up on the news and look for future blog topics.
A diversion in the air for 'Today'
When Jodi Arias addresses the jury in her murder trial, the big question will be whether she pleads for mercy or repeats what she told a TV reporter minutes after her conviction: She would rather be executed than... Jodi Arias begged jurors Tuesday to give her life in prison, saying she "lacked perspective" when she told a local reporter in an ... (more)
Today show crew can't resist Hawaii cliches during broadcast
The Today show played tourist in Hawaii Monday, offering viewers a view of the Islands, packing in nearly every cliche - from dashboard hula girls to grass skirts - during the three-hour broadcast.
Kathie Lee Gifford -- If Matt Lauer Leaves 'Today' ... We'll Revolt
Kathie Lee Gifford says there will be a "revolt" at NBC if the powers that be allow Matt Lauer to leave the " Today " show, telling TMZ ... she'll do whatever it takes to keep him around.
Mon May 20, 2013
Oklahoma Tornado: Networks Scramble to Cover Deadly Storm
ABC News weather editor Sam Champion and meteorologist Ginger Zee already are reporting from Oklahoma, while ABC's Mike Boettcher also is on the scene reporting on the immediate impact from the storm.
NBC 'pressures Ann Curry to snag Angelina Jolie's first interview since her double mastectomy'
NBC executives are reportedly pressuring Ann Curry to land Angelina Jolie's first television interview since the actress underwent a double mastectomy.
NBC hires news division chief from Britain
Deborah Turness, former editor of ITV News in Britain, replaces Steve Capus, who resigned earlier this year, and will begin her new job in August.
Sun May 19, 2013
Matt Lauer Welcomes The Cicada Brood Of 1996
In case you haven't heard, the northeast is beginning to feel the brunt of an invasion, as billions of large insects called cicadas emerge from their underground homes to mate.
Fri May 17, 2013
Shakira confirms leaving 'The Voice'
Looks like Colombian chanteuse Shakira will be leaving NBC's The Voice . Hints as light as grand pianos have been falling from her and from various network reps.
Thu May 16, 2013
Robson: Michael Jackson was 'a pedophile'
A dancer-choreographer befriended by Michael Jackson when he was a child now calls the late pop icon "a pedophile and a child sexual abuser." Wade Robson, who is seeking money from Jackson's estate for alleged child sex abuse, talked about his claims Wednesday on NBC's "Today" show.
Ed Helms Says He's "Really, Really Sad" About Final Hangover Film and The Office Ending
Helms admitted to Matt Lauer on Today that he had "mixed feelings" about filming the last installment of the successful film series, The Hangover 3 . "I'm very sad because these movies gave us such a great opportunity to hang out and work together," he explained.
Tue May 14, 2013
Network Morning Shows Hype Angelina Jolie's Mastectomies With...
ABC and NBC led their morning shows on Tuesday with nearly 10 minutes of "breaking news" coverage of Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy.
CNN Anchor Zoraida Sambolin to Follow in Angelina Jolie's Footsteps with Double Mastectomy
CNN anchor Zoraida Sambolin has announced that she too will undergo the same cancer-preventive double mastectomy procedure as movie star Angeline Jolie.
NBC's Lauer Asks Rumsfeld if Benghazi Scandal is Just GOP Trying ...
In an interview with former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on Tuesday's NBC Today , co-host Matt Lauer tried to dismiss the growing Benghazi scandal: "Do you think that the administration has answered enough questions on it? Do you think it's possible that some Republicans are trying to use this to discredit Hillary Clinton in case she decides ... (more)