Matt Lauer has reportedly given up on a ‘comeback’ a year after being fired from ‘Today’ for alleged sexual harassment

Ben Gabbe/Getty Images) Matt Lauer has given up on a “comeback,” according to People. Lauer was fired from NBC’s “Today” show in November 2017 after alleged sexual misconduct, but was reportedly planning to return to TV after finalizing his divorce. He’s since reportedly given up on those plans and has resigned himself to a relatively […]

A former ‘Today’ show employee details an alleged secret relationship with Matt Lauer

Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images A woman who says she had a brief relationship with former “Today” host Matt Lauer has come forward with details of their alleged affair. The story includes print-outs of flirtatious messages Lauer allegedly sent her in 2000, when she was a production assistant at “Today.” Although the alleged “encounters” were […]

SNL: Watch Saoirse Ronan Lead a Feminist Anthem, Weekend Update's Epic Matt Lauer Joke and More

Did the luck of the Irish rub off on Saturday Night Live? Ireland native Saoirse Ronan made her hosting debut this weekend in one of the better episodes of the still-young season, where she was joined by her fellow Irishmen U2. The two-time Oscar nominee, who is currently promoting the acclaimed indie film Lady Bird, even joked that […]

Matt Lauer Breaks Silence In Wake of NBC Firing: 'I Am Embarrassed and Ashamed'

Recently ousted Today show anchor Matt Lauer has issued a statement regarding sexual harassment allegations that led NBC News to terminate his employment. RELATEDMatt Lauer Fired by NBC News His statement, which was shared in full by Today‘s Savannah Guthrie at the top of Thursday’s broadcast, reads as follows: There are no words to express my […]

Matt Lauer breaks his silence on sexual misconduct allegations: ‘There are no words’

AP Fired NBC host Matt Lauer broke his silence on the allegations of sexual misconduct and apologized. He seemed to announce he would be stepping away from public life. Lauer disputed some of the claims about him, but did not specify which. Former NBC host Matt Lauer responded to several allegations of sexual misconduct and […]

Geraldo Rivera defends Matt Lauer amid sexual harassment allegations and says ‘news is a flirty business’

Fox News contributor Geraldo Rivera tweeted his support for former NBC anchor Matt Lauer, calling him a “great guy” and blaming the news business for his behavior. Rivera tweeted a similar statement of support for former Fox News chairman Roger Ailes in July 2016. Lauer has been accused of sexual harassment by a number of […]

Matt Lauer allegedly gave a colleague a sex toy, exposed himself to a female staffer, and identified which ‘Today’ show co-hosts he’d like to sleep with

Slavin Vlasic/Getty Images Ex-NBC host Matt Lauer has been accused by multiple current and former colleagues of sexual misconduct. Lauer reportedly gave female colleagues inappropriate gifts, exposed himself, and quizzed them on who they had slept with in the office. Lauer was fired by NBC on Wednesday after the network received a complaint of “inappropriate […]

Matt Lauer Fired by NBC News

The Today show’s Matt Lauer has been terminated by NBC News following allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior, it was announced on Wednesday. A memo released by NBC News chairman Andrew Lack reads as follows: On Monday night, we received a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer. It […]

Katie Couric once said Matt Lauer pinched her ‘on the a– a lot’

Associated Press/Richard Drew NBC News fired Matt Lauer following a complaint from a colleague accusing him of “inappropriate sexual behavior,” the network said Wednesday. NBC News Chairman Andrew Lack told staff in a memo that it “may not have been an isolated incident.” Shortly after the news broke, TMZ resurfaced a 2012 interview in which […]

Matt Lauer is Out at NBC Following Sexual Harassment Accusation

Matt Lauer, who has co-anchored NBC’s Today Show since 1997 (and appeared as its news anchor for three years before that) has been dismissed from the network amid charges of sexual harassment. In a memo to staff Wednesday morning, NBC News president Andrew Lack wrote, “On Monday night, we received a detailed complaint from a […]