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  • NBC Blasts Catholic Students as ‘Racist’, Fails to Update Story

    On Saturday, people were outraged after video surfaced appearing to show Catholic students attending the March for Life harassing Native American Vietnam veteran Nathan Phillips at the Lincoln Memorial. NBC Nightly News plastered the screen with the boys’ faces that evening while calling them “racist”. But additional video exposed that Phillips was the one who approached them and banging a drum in the face of one kid. But during NBC’s Sunday Today, they didn’t offer an update with the new...

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  • Networks Give Roughly 15 Times More Coverage to Women’s March Than March for Life

    Despite what was a much delayed but important avalanche of headlines about the group’s anti-Semitism, Saturday’s Women’s March still received nearly 15 times the broadcast network newscast coverage of the 47th annual March for Life that was held Friday.  Between Wednesday morning and Saturday evening, the Women’s March fetched 14 minutes and 26 seconds of coverage on the ABC, CBS, and NBC morning and evening newscasts. This stood in stark contrast to just 58 seconds for the March for Life.

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  • Networks Spend Over 27 Minutes on Dubious BuzzFeed Trump Story

    Friday night, the Special Counsel’s office released an extremely rare statement that dismised as “not accurate” a BuzzFeed News item from Thursday night that alleged President Trump directed former attorney and fixer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about possible construction of a Trump Tower in Moscow. Despite the fact that the story remained not confirmed by any news outlet from when it was first published to the statement from Mueller’s team, the broadcast networks devoted 27 minutes and 33...

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  • Nets Stop Praising Pelosi's 'Power Play' To Bash Trump for 'Petty Feud'

    When Speaker Pelosi called for the State of the Union address to be postponed, network morning show anchors celebrated it as a “bold” move and a “power play” — until they needed an excuse to criticize the President for retaliating. President Trump responded Thursday to Pelosi’s move by cancelling her military flight overseas, prompting those same network hosts to redefine the whole ordeal as a “petty feud.”

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  • All Three Networks Ignore March for Life; CBS Promotes Women’s March Instead

    ABC, NBC and CBS’s morning news shows all ignored the 46th annual March for Life happening today in Washington D.C.,the largest pro-life gathering in the nation where an estimated 100,000 people are expected to show up to protest the legalization of abortion. Even as President Trump is expected to address the crowd via video for the second year in a row, the liberal networks still couldn’t find time to report on the march.

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  • Today, TOM UTLEY invites you to join his new club RANT (Rage Against New Technology)

    TOM UTLEY: From that unlikeliest of quarters, technology-mad Japan, comes news this week to lift the hearts of all members of RANT (Rage Against New Technology).

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  • Nets Praise Pelosi’s SOTU ‘Power Play’ Against Trump, Ripped Republican Reschedule of Obama

    After news broke on Wednesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was rescinding her invitation for President Trump to deliver his State of the Union address to Congress during the ongoing government shutdown, the broadcast networks hailed the Democratic leader “flexing her muscles” with the “brazen power play.” However, when Republican House Speaker John Boehner suggested President Obama delay an address to Congress by a single day in 2011, reporters lost their minds, calling the move “racist” and...

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: May battles to keep Brexit on track after no-confidence win; Trump administration to roll out new missile defense plan; Iran newspapers, minister criticize US arrest of newscaster.

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  • ‘SMILF’ Creator Frankie Shaw Addresses Misconduct Allegations On ‘Today’

    SMILF creator and star Frankie Shaw addressed allegations of misconduct on the set of her Showtime series in an interview Tuesday on NBC’s Today. "This is my first time doing this job and we moved fast, and I was learning on the go and I'm just really grateful that I can take these lessons of being a more aware and in tune showrunner moving forward," Shaw said. "And I will say I am really proud of a lot of the work we did, you know?" she continued. "We had approximately

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: UK government faces no-confidence vote after Brexit defeat; Barr seeks to assure senators he won't be a Trump loyalist; Kenya's president says all gunmen killed at hotel complex.

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  • NBC Cheers Gillette Bashing ‘Toxic Masculinity’: ‘Advertisers Are Evolving’

    On Tuesday, the network morning show that employed an alleged sexual harasser for 20 years thought it was great that shave company Gillette produced a commercial condemning “toxic masculinity.” Reporting for NBC’s Today show, correspondent Morgan Radford hailed the “big message” “going viral” and celebrated how “advertisers are evolving” by taking stands on social issues.

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  • NBC CEO takes some of the blame for Megyn Kelly's fall from Today

    NBC's CEO Steve Burke, 60, is shouldering some of the blame of Megyn Kelly's disgraceful fall from the Today Show in October. Friday was the 48-year-old host's final day with NBC.

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BIG DAY FOR BREXIT'S SURVIVAL British lawmakers are set to vote on

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  • Chuck Todd Giddy Over Dems ‘Embracing’ Liberal Label

    On Sunday’s Meet the Press, host Chuck Todd eagerly touted the latest Gallup poll showing 51% of Democrats and 26% of Americans overall identifying themselves as “liberal.” He excitedly told viewers that “Democrats are embracing the label” and that it was “no longer a dirty word” in politics.

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: Partial government shutdown enters day 24; Divers recover cockpit voice recorder of Lion Air jet that crashed in Java Sea; British prime minster seeks support for Brexit deal; Poles fill blood banks for stabbed Gdansk mayor.

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: Partial government shutdown enters day 24; Divers recover cockpit voice recorder of Lion Air jet that crashed in Java Sea; British prime minster seeks support for Brexit deal; Poles fill blood banks for stabbed Gdansk mayor.

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  • Megyn Kelly says she's 'definitely' returning to TV

    Former NBC and Fox News host Megyn Kelly says she'll "definitely" be back on TV this year in an on-the-street interview in New York on Thursday night."Will we see back on TV this year?"

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  • Today ratings soar after Megyn Kelly exit with viewership up 20 percent and costs down

    Nielsen ratings show that in the two months since Kelly was ousted over her remarks on blackface, viewership has increased close to 20 percent in both the key demo and total audience.

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: Trump to take his case to build wall to prime-time audience; Kim Jong Un meeting Xi Jinping in China; Thai, Saudi officials meet over case of young Saudi woman.

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  • Dylan Dreyer reveals she will co-host Today show with Al Roker, Sheinelle Jones and Craig Melvin

    NBC's Dylan Dreyer (left) revealed on Monday that she will co-host the third hour of Today alongside Al Roker, Sheinelle Jones and Craig Melvin just three months after Megyn Kelly's show was cancelled.

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  • Today Reveals Cohosts for Post-Megyn Kelly Third Hour — Who's Taking Over?

    Today is calling on some familiar faces to permanently lead its in-limbo third hour. Meteorologists Al Roker and Dylan Dreyer, along with journalists Craig Melvin and Sheinelle Jones, have officially been named cohosts of Today‘s 9 am hour, which was previously home to Megyn Kelly’s portion of the NBC morning show. “Hope you don’t mind these [

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  • Megyn Kelly's Today Show Replacements Revealed--Meet the New Third Hour

    Ladies and gentlemen, may we introduce you to the new third hour of Today! Less than three months after Megyn Kelly Today was cancelled, it appears viewers now know who will replace

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: Democrats plan more pressure on Trump to reopen government; Saudi woman seeking asylum barricades herself in Thailand; 'Bohemian Rhapsody' upsets 'A Star Is Born' at Golden Globes.

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  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    Among 10 Things to Know: Democrats plan more pressure on Trump to reopen government; Saudi woman seeking asylum barricades herself in Thailand; 'Bohemian Rhapsody' upsets 'A Star Is Born' at Golden Globes.

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