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NBC News Selects A New 'Today' Show Boss

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.16.2015 | Media

NBC News has chosen a replacement for ousted "Today" show general manager Jamie Horowitz, the network's president Deborah Turness announced in a memo ...

Sam Champion Sounds Off On Network Morning Shows' 'Hysteria'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 11.13.2014 | Media

He was once a valuable part of ABC's "Good Morning America," but today, Sam Champion has no love for the network morning show genre. "Morning telev...

Morning Show Wars Reach New Level Of Tension

AP | By DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.07.2014 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's "Today" show didn't leave its mojo in Sochi and is feeling newly energized in the program's perpetual battle with ABC's domina...

A Big Win For Morning Shows

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.28.2014 | Media

Waking up early to catch the local morning shows might be back in style. A new study by the Pew Research Center on local TV audiences for morning s...

WATCH: 'GMA' And 'Despierta América' Fuse In Historic Broadcast

Posted 10.29.2013 | Latino Voices

"Despierta América" and “Good Morning America” fused together for one day and it seems hosts Lara Spencer and Sam Champion will never be the same...

'Nightmare' For 'GMA'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.24.2013 | Media

The hosts of "Good Morning America" are in a nice spot, what with the show ruling the morning roost—and with star player Robin Roberts one of the mo...

Why Norah O'Donnell Hates The Phrase 'Work-Life Balance'

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.25.2013 | Women

Norah O'Donnell is no stranger to juggling intense professional and personal demands. The former CBS Chief White House Correspondent joined Charlie Ro...

Trayvon Martin's Parents Launch Painful Media Tour

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.17.2013 | Media

Travyon Martin's parents plunged into the media frenzy surrounding George Zimmerman's acquittal on Thursday morning, appearing on all three major broa...

NEW SHOW!

Posted 05.20.2013 | Media

Charlie Rose will add another show to his already-packed TV hosting schedule. The New York Times reported on Sunday that Rose will add a new prime...

Matt Lauer's Popularity Reportedly In The Cellar

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 03.14.2013 | Media

Matt Lauer just can't seem to catch a break. The "Today" co-host has recently begun trying to repair some of the lingering damage from the NBC show...

Robin Roberts Takes A Big Step

Posted 03.26.2013 | Media

Robin Roberts returned to the "Good Morning America" studios on Thursday for the first time since her bone marrow transplant in September. Roberts ...

'Today' Laments Ratings

Posted 12.06.2012 | Media

Don Nash, the new executive producer of "Today," spoke out about the show's ratings struggle in a new interview published Wednesday. 2012 has been...

NBC News Shoots Down Report That Matt Lauer May Be Fired

Posted 01.31.2013 | Media

NBC News found itself shooting down yet another rumor about "Today" on Friday. Radar reported that Alexandra Wallace, the newly installed executive...

Huge Change At 'Today'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.12.2013 | Media

After one of the most tumultuous years in its history, "Today" is getting a new boss, the New York Times reported Monday night. Alexandra Wallace, ...

Erica Hill Officially Named 'Weekend Today' Co-Anchor

Posted 01.01.2013 | Media

Erica Hill has officially been named co-host of the weekend edition of "Today," NBC announced on Thursday. News of Hill's jump to NBC from CBS, whe...

Morning Shows Cancel Halloween Specials Over Sandy

Posted 12.30.2012 | Media

Halloween has been canceled -- on the morning shows, at least. Both "Today" and "Good Morning America" announced Tuesday that they are not going ah...

Sandy Shoves Everything Else Off The Media Agenda

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.29.2012 | Media

"Things are about to get much worse today," Matt Lauer said at the beginning of the "Today" show on Monday. That was the big message coming from ev...

WATCH: Robin Roberts Calls Oprah On 'GMA'

Posted 12.25.2012 | Media

Robin Roberts called into "Good Morning America" for the first time since her bone marrow transplant over a month ago -- and she spoke to none other t...

Former 'Today' Viewers Blame Ann Curry's Ouster

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 12.11.2012 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Susan Wurtzel owns a "Today" show T-shirt and a mug. When the stay-at-home mom and her family visited New York from their home in Ge...

It's Official: Willie Geist Joins 'Today'

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 12.10.2012 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Willie Geist will no longer have to be at work way too early. The MSNBC personality will join Al Roker and Natalie Mo...

Why Sam Champion's Engagement Matters

Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.08.2012 | Media
Jack Mirkinson

These days, a well-known television personality can publicly announce that he's gay and share news of his engagement, and have the entire news division he works for celebrate, with nobody batting an eye. This is, of course, as it should be -- but that doesn't make it any less noteworthy.

Willie Geist Becomes 'Today' Co-Host

Posted 11.24.2012 | Media

Willie Geist will become the co-host of the 9 AM hour of "Today," the New York Times reported on Monday. It's a big promotion for Geist, who has be...

Matt Lauer's Popularity Plunges

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.21.2012 | Media

Matt Lauer's popularity with viewers has taken a battering, the New York Daily News reported on Thursday. It's been a rough few months for Lauer, e...

Matt Lauer Dismisses Harsh Page Six Story

Posted 11.19.2012 | Media

Matt Lauer, "animal"? That's the story Page Six was telling on Wednesday. The gossip column ran an item alleging that the "Today" linchpin has beco...

WATCH: 'Today' Blooper Surfaces

Posted 11.12.2012 | Media

People watching Wednesday's "Today" in New York were treated to a rare behind-the-scenes look at what happens when the cameras aren't rolling on the s...