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  1. NBC's TODAY Tops GMA in Key Demo for Two Days StraightRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC's TODAY continues to gain momentum, tightening the ratings race and posting regular daily wins. For the week of March 2, TODAY was the number-one morning show Tuesday and Wednesday, topping GMA by 80k in the key demo A25-54 both days.

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  2. Late Night with Brian Williams?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Brian Williams pitched himself as a replacement for Jay Leno and David Letterman, according to a report in New York magazine. Investigative reporter Gabriel Sherman painted a picture of a news division at NBC that fell into dysfunction trying to deal with lost ratings, internal rivalries, and a culture in which big names like Williams and "Today" co-host Matt Lauer had veto power over personnel and news content.

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  3. Did Brian Williams want Jay Leno's, then David Letterman's, jobs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Deming Headlight

    Brian Williams pitched himself as a replacement for Jay Leno and David Letterman, according to a report in New York magazine. Investigative reporter Gabriel Sherman painted a picture of a news division at NBC that fell into dysfunction trying to deal with lost ratings, internal rivalries, and a culture in which big names like Williams and "Today" co-host Matt Lauer had veto power over personnel and news content.

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  4. Elizabeth Hurley Thinks the Real-Life Royals Will Want to Be More Like Her Fictitious Family on The RoyalsWatch NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    Elizabeth Hurley, who stars as Queen Helena on E!'s The Royals, stopped by the Today show to chat with Matt Lauer about the exciting new series! "We are a fictitious royal family," Hurley began. "So, even though we are the King and Queen of England, we have nothing to do with the real ones, as it happens."

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  5. "Very, very few people like him": 7 tidbits on NBC News' internal turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Salon

    ... he also examines the struggles confronting the post-Tim Russert "Meet the Press," the ratings challenges facing the "Today" show, and the persistent influence of Tom Brokaw, Williams' "Nightly News" predecessor and NBC's revered elder statesman. As ...

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  6. The Wonderful Weirdness Of 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... headlines and news broadcasts announcing their rescue-"WHITE WOMEN FOUND; Hispanic woman also found"-to the spot-on Today show appearance where "The Indiana Mole Women" are interviewed by a very game, deadpan Matt Lauer and then tossed out of the ...

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  7. National legal analyst and best-selling author Rikki Klieman to...Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

    National legal analyst and best-selling author Rikki Klieman to address UMass Law Class of 2015 at May 18 Commencement One of the nation's most celebrated lawyers and legal authorities to receive honorary degree from the Commonwealth's public law school Rikki Klieman, who has earned a sterling reputation as one of the nation's most celebrated lawyers and legal authorities, will receive an honorary degree and deliver the keynote address at UMass Law's Commencement Exercises, UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Divina Grossman and UMass Law Dean Mary Lu Bilek announced today. "We are very excited to have such an accomplished attorney and dynamic speaker in Rikki Klieman address the Class of 2015," said Chancellor Grossman.

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  8. VIDEO: Aziz Ansari Talks 'Parks & Rec', New MSG Special & MoreRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Actor and comedian Aziz Ansari stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about his time on "Parks & Recreation," and the success of his new special at New York's Madison Square Garden . Watch the appearance below! NBC News pioneered the morning news program when it launched TODAY in 1952 with Dave Garroway as host.

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  9. VIDEO: Elizabeth Hurley Talks New Series 'The Royals' on TODAYRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Actress Elizabeth Hurley stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about her new series 'The Royals' where she stars as Queen of England. Check out the appearance below! NBC News pioneered the morning news program when it launched TODAY in 1952 with Dave Garroway as host.

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  10. Katie Couric returning to NBC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... division, has already spoken with Couric, sources close to both people reportedly told CNN. Couric was a fixture on "Today," first as a news correspondent, then a co-host, from 1991 until 2006, when she moved over to take over the main news anchor ...

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  11. Brian Williams Wanted to Host 'Tonight Show' and 7 Revelations From...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... with producers, "he called GMA's mix of celebrity scandal, grisly crime stories and viral videos 'tabloid garbage.' Today, he insisted, needed a mix of hard news and uplifting stories, segments Lauer called 'relatable,'" Sherman writes. He also was ...

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  12. Endless Turmoil at NBC NewsWilliams wanted Letterman's gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    New York Magazine recaps the Brian Williams and Today show debacles along with other messes that incoming NBC News Chairman Andy Lack will try to clean up when he takes over the Peacock Network's troubled news division in April. The much-anticipated story claims that before Williams's downfall for embellishing his Iraq war and Hurricane Katrina experiences, the lead anchor was so ambivalent about staying at NBC Nightly News that he pitched himself to CBS chief Leslie Moonves as a late-night replacement for the retiring David Letterman.

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  13. The Two Narratives of Andrew Lack, NBC News' New ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... of the broadcast business and the flurry of competition from more nimble digital players. "The world of journalism today is so splintered, and that's not his world," notes an executive at a rival company. "What they really don't have over there is ...

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  14. Katie Couric Wore Out Her Welcome at NBC Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    It's not much of a secret that Katie Couric has been angling to find her way back to network news. She left Today back in 2006 for seemingly greener pastures at CBS.

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  15. Will Katie Couric get a second chance on NBC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | WISN-TV

    ... had a preliminary conversation with Couric, according to sources close to both people. Couric, the co-host of NBC's "Today" from 1991 through 2006, was the biggest female star the news division ever had. Her return -- perhaps in some sort of special ...

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  16. NBC taps former exec to turn around news divisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | UPI

    ... of the network's greatest triumphs during his first administration. He led the network's flagship morning program, Today , the Nightly News and the Sunday morning political talk show, Meet the Press , all firmly into their respective No. 1 spots ...

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  17. Time Warner merger with Comcast could mean changes for NY1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... year when Lena Dunham hosted "Saturday Night Live," she also appeared that week on "Late Night with Seth Myers" and "Today." You have to wonder if some of that might trickle down to NY1 at some point and dilute its voice. There's also a question of ...

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  18. Brian and Katie Back At NBC News?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... the horizon, the Internet was barely a factor, and social media didn't even exist. "It's a completely different world today than when Andy Lack was here." By most accounts a natural at the delicate task of handling big-egoed network talent-Lack is ...

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  19. Tina Fey's Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Is Weird. Good Weird.Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Racked

    Thank you victims!" says a Today Show employee as he ushers the hero of Netflix's latest comedy, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , and her fellow "Indiana Mole Women," outside into a van. "Thank you victims!" he says again, firmly, handing them gift bags.

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  20. Everything You Need To Know About Binge-Watching Unbreakable Kimmy SchmidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... for the last 15 years with four other women and a doomsday cult reverend who kept them captive. After the requisite Today show interview with Matt Lauer, Kimmy decides to stay in New York rather than returning to Indiana, where everyone in town ...

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