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Trump To NBC: Decided To Fire Comey Since Russia Is A ‘Made Up Story’

President Donald Trump told NBC News’ Lester Holt in an interview aired Thursday night that he thought the Russia investigation into alleged ties between his campaign and Russian officials was a “made up story,” prior to firing FBI Director James Comey. “I was going to fire regardless of recommendation,” Trump said referring to letters he…

Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News for a role at NBC News

Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly is leaving the cable network for a role at NBC News. In a statement Tuesday on her Facebook page, Kelly said, “I have decided to end my time at FNC, incredibly enriched for the experiences I’ve had.” Kelly has been an icon for conservatives, but her decision to move to…

Miss USA ‘Shocked’ When Trump Kissed Her [VIDEO]

A former Miss USA contestant has revealed details of what she said were unwanted sexual advances from Donald Trump in a new NBC News interview. Temple Taggart McDowell, who was 21 at the time, said that on at least two occasions Trump kissed her on the lips without her permission. McDowell first made the allegations…

Trump Stands by Military Sexual Assault Tweet During Forum [VIDEO]

Donald Trump praised Russian President Vladimir Putin and said that he was doing a better job than President Obama during NBC’s forum featuring questions from veterans. “The man has very strong control over a country,” he said. “Now, it’s a very different system and I don’t happen to like the system, but certainly in that…

Matt Lauer Ignores Trump’s Lies [VIDEO]

NBC host didn’t challenge Trump’s false claims about Iraq and Libya. Donald Trump did not oppose the Iraq War from the beginning. In September 2002, the month before then-Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY) voted in favor of the congressional authorization to use force in Iraq, Trump went on Howard Stern’s radio show and said he supported…

Taran Killam and Jay Pharaoh Are Leaving SNL

NBC has confirmed that Taran Killam, best known for playing Ted Cruz, John Boehner, and Paul Ryan, and Jay Pharoah, who took over the role of President Barack Obama from Fred Armisen, will both be leaving Saturday Night Live ahead of the show’s 42nd season this fall. Killam, who was announced as SNL’s new Donald…

New Poll: Trump Behind Clinton By 10 Points

Hillary Clinton now holds a 10-point lead over Donald Trump, 51 percent to 41 percent, according to results from the latest NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking poll Clinton’s double-digit lead is up from an 8-point gap last week. The 10-point margin is the biggest spread in the tracking poll since the two-way general election match-up…

Bernie Sanders To Chuck Todd: Hillary’s Judgment is ‘Lacking’ [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders continued to tussle with rival Hillary Clinton on Sunday by criticizing the former secretary of state’s judgment. “She may have the experience to be president of the United States. No one can argue that,” Sanders told Chuck Todd on NBC News’ Meet the Press. “But in terms of her…

Watch The Democratic Debate Tonight 8PM ET LIVE STREAM

Click Here to Watch The Democratic Debate LIVE STREAM Watch The Democratic Debate LIVE STREAM The latest Democratic presidential debate will be tonight Sunday Feb 4th. With candidates Hillary Clinton, Sen. Bernie Sanders. Click Here to Watch The Democratic Debate LIVE STREAM < -------

RNC Ditch NBC Debate Choose CNN Instead [VIDEO]

The Republican National Committee officially canceled its partnership with NBC for the next primary debate, voting instead to have CNN host the event in Houston on Feb. 26. The committee voted Monday to replace NBC on a conference call after negotiations with the network failed, two sources familiar with the call told Politico. The RNC…

Clinton, Sanders Disagree Over Gun Control [VIDEO]

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off in the fourth debate on Sunday, with the former secretary of state accusing the Vermont senator of being weak on gun control. “He voted to let guns go on Amtrak (trains), guns go into national parks. He voted against doing research to figure out how…

Charlie Sheen Confirms: I Am HIV+ [VIDEO]

Actor Charlie Sheen confirmed that he is HIV-positive on NBC’s Today show Tuesday morning. “It’s a hard three letters to absorb, you know?” Sheen said. He said he has known his diagnosis for about four years, and that people have demanded money for silence about his status. Sheen also said that all of his sexual…

NBC to Meet with Keith Olbermann on Possible MSNBC Return

Keith Olbermann is reportedly in talks to go back to MSNBC. A source tells Mediaite’s Joe Concha that Olbermann is meeting with NBC News president Andy Lack and discussing a return to the cable politics channel, perhaps even to his old 8 p.m. timeslot. Well-placed source now informs me that a meeting has been set…

Schwarzenegger New Host Of NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice Show

NBC has found Donald Trump’s Celebrity Apprentice replacement and landed a rather huge name. Former California governor and international movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger has been named the new host of the reality series, which will return to the network next year. “We are thrilled to be opening a powerful new chapter in the story of…

Trump Buys NBC’s Miss Universe [VIDEO]

Donald Trump boasted Friday he has purchased NBCUniversal’s share of their joint venture, the Miss Universe Organization, and settled legal claims he had threatened against the media giant after it cut their business ties following the Republican presidential candidate’s infamously disparaging comments about Mexican immigrants. Just purchased NBC’s half of The Miss Universe Organization and…

Colin Powell: Iran Deal is ‘Pretty Good’ [VIDEO]

During a segment of NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, former Secretary of State Colin Powell endorsed the Iran Deal on the table. “It’s a pretty good deal,” he said. He addressed the concern that the deal would allow Iran to get a nuclear weapon faster saying that people “forgetting the reality that [Iranian leaders] have…

MSNBC Gives Morning Joe 4 Hours & Adds Kate Snow

Kate Snow of NBC News will start in MSNBC’s dayside programming. Ms. Snow formerly a weekend anchor for Good Morning America and a frequent face seen on the NBC Nightly News and Dateline will inherit the 3-5 p.m. ET time slot on weekdays on MSNBC. Also of major note, Morning Joe will be expanded to…

Chuck Todd Interview With Donald Trump @MeetThePress VIDEO

Donald Trump Appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” in an interview with NBC’s Chuck Todd, discussing on iran deal. hard to rip deal up.On whether he ever donated to Planned Parenthood “I don’t know… But it’s possible. I give to so many, Chuck. I give to so many organizations over the years. Hundreds of millions…

Trump Tells NBC “I Will Win The Latino Vote” [Full Interview]

In a combative interview with NBC today, Trump stood his ground on every inflammatory statement he has made and even doubled and tripled down. Here is the full unedited interview with the human orangutan, narcissistic egomaniac who is (self proclaimed) very very wealthy, the one and only (thank god) Donald Trump. Donald Trump said Wednesday…

NBC to Donald Trump: “You’re Fired” – Ends Business Relationship

NBC is ending its long relationship with Donald Trump in the wake of the presidential hopeful’s recent comments about Mexican immigrants. NBC said it will no longer carry the Trump-produced Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants. Nor will he return to the long-running reality show “The Celebrity Apprentice” as host. “Due to the recent derogatory…

Rachel Dolezal Interview: ‘I Would’ Do It Again [VIDEO]

Rachel Dolezal, the white former president of the Spokane, Washington, chapter of the NAACP, told NBC’s Today show that she doesn’t think of herself as white. “I identify as black,” Dolezal said, adding that she was first identified as “transracial” when she was working in Idaho, and then people started identifying her as biracial. Dolezal…

Watch iHeartRadio Music Awards Tonight @ 8/7c

Jamie Foxx hosts and performs in a live celebration of artists and music starting Sunday at 8/7c. The second annual iHeartRadio Music Awards will be broadcast on NBC Sunday night, March 29th. The iHeartRadio awards will present today’s biggest artists and song with live performances, never-before-done duets and collaborations, celebrity guest appearances and live award…

Jon Stewart Mocks Brian Williams Fake Iraq War Story [VIDEO]

Jon Stewart led a tongue-in-cheek cheer on Monday for the media attention surrounding NBC News anchor Brian Williams’ discredited story about being targeted by enemy fire in a military helicopter. “Finally, someone is being held to account for misleading America about the Iraq war,” Stewart said. “It might not necessarily be the first person you’d…

Brian Williams Retracts War Story [VIDEO]

NBC’s Brian Williams admit his story from 2003 that his helicopter was forced down in Iraq by RPG fire and that his life was saved by U.S. soldiers who surrounded the chopper is false. Williams and NBC News have repeated the claim since then, most recently at a New York Rangers hockey game last week.…

[VIDEO] Miss Colombia Wins 63rd Annual Miss Universe 2015

Congratulation to Miss Colombia! Miss Paulina Vega was crowned Miss Universe 2014 last night in Florida. Colombia is known for their extremely hot women, as you can see, Miss Vega is one tasty hotty! Enjoy your reign Miss Universe and stay gorgeous! Say hi to Donald the human orangutang birther, maybe rip off his fake…

Cosby Accused of Paying Off Women at NBC

A former NBC employee says he delivered payouts to eight different women on behalf of Bill Cosby during the period of 1989-1990. Frank Scotti says the star would give him “a satchel of money, all $100 bills.” He also says that Cosby also had an arrangement with a Manhattan modeling agency to deliver young women…

Jerry Seinfeld: I Think I’m on the Autism Spectrum [VIDEOS]

Jerry Seinfeld sat down with Brian Williams on NBC Nightly News to talk about the new season of his web series, “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” which returns today with a new episode featuring Kevin Hart. And during the conversation, Seinfeld revealed to Williams — in what appeared to be a sincere moment — that…

NBC News freelance cameraman declared free of Ebola

An NBC News freelance cameraman was declared free of Ebola on Tuesday and will be allowed to leave a biocontainment unit at the Nebraska Medical Center, the hospital announced. Ashoka Mukpo was diagnosed with Ebola while working in Liberia for NBC. He was flown back to the United States for treatment.